Best for Vets

Comcast NBCUniversal Named Best for Vets Employer


We are proud to announce Comcast NBCUniversal has been recognized as the nation’s No. 1 telecommunications company and No. 3 overall employer in a “Best for Vets” ranking by Military Times, the premier news source for service members and their families.

Partnership With 'Hiring Our Heroes' Helps Build U.S. Bank Workforce

The nonprofit job training program helps provide meaningful opportunities to veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses.

Bernadette Rhoades saw the world as an avionics technician and instructor in the U.S. Marine Corps, travelling to Australia and Japan. After nine years, though, she was ready to return to civilian life – albeit unsure how she’d transition her training and talents into a private-sector role.

Veterans Find New Rewards at Illumina

How two US Navy retirees transitioned into the private sector—and discovered meaningful work in the life sciences

When Martin Holguin and Chris McGrath were in the US Navy, they had enormous responsibilities. Holguin was a naval surface warfare officer and had his own command before moving to Third Fleet headquarters. McGrath graduated from the US Naval Academy and had tours on a destroyer squadron and a fast attack submarine, one time spending 30 consecutive days underwater.

Illumina Named Best for Vets Employer


We are proud to announce that for the first time, Illumina was named a Military Times Best for Vets Employer, coming in at #114 out of 160 companies selected.

The 2021 list includes companies that scored above 85% on topics such as general inclusive workplace policies; partnership with veteran owned businesses; and efforts to recruit, retain, and support current and former service members.

Smithfield Foods Receives Best for Vets Employers Award for Second Consecutive Year

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SMITHFIELD, Va., September 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc., announced today its recognition by Military Times in the publication's Best for Vets Employers 2020 ranking. The ranking acknowledges companies for their efforts to recruit and support service members, veterans and military families.

Hormel Foods Recognized as a Best for Vets Employer for Eighth Consecutive Year

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AUSTIN, Minn., August 27, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has been ranked No. 43 on Military Times’ Best for Vets: Employers 2020 list.

This is the eighth consecutive year the company has made the list, which evaluates many factors that make a company or organization a good fit for military veterans.

Merck Named as a "Best for Vets" Employer by Military Times for Fifth Consecutive Year


Merck has been recognized by Military Times as a 2019 “Best for Vets” employer for the fifth consecutive year.  In its tenth year, the Best for Vets: Employers rankings evaluate

Booz Allen Ranks 3rd on Military Times’ 82 Best for Vets: Employers 2017 List


As a former Marine Corps Cobra pilot, Kurt Scherer used his experiences to chart a different course after the military. Seeking employment at a place that builds on one’s internal moral compass, Kurt landed at Booz Allen Hamilton where he piloted and now leads the firm’s Innovation Center. With over a third of its workforce as veterans, the firm has developed a specialized outreach program that actively recruits integrity-grounded, mission-focused professionals.

CBRE Group, Inc. Ranked Among Military Times Best for Vets: Employers 2016

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Los Angeles, March 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBG) today announced it has been named to the Military Times Best for Vets: Employers 2016 list for the second consecutive year.

Military Times, the organization comprising Army Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times and Marine Corps Times, focused on culture and policies that cater to military veterans when conducting and scoring the seventh annual Best for Vets: Employers survey, a highly respected analysis of a company’s efforts to connect with veterans and provide an environment for success.

Travelers Recognized for Military-Friendly Hiring Practices and Benefits

Named a 2016 Top 100 Military Friendly® Employer

Travelers has been recognized for the ninth consecutive year as a Top 100 Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®.

“It is a great achievement to be included on the list of Top 100 Military Friendly® Employers for another year,” said John Clifford, Executive Vice President, Human Resources, Travelers. “We have a strong commitment to supporting veterans, and we value the diverse skill sets and leadership qualities they bring to our company. Their principles and expertise help make Travelers more successful and a better place to work.”


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