ArgenTech Solutions (AgTS) was honored to be awarded the Hire Vets Gold Medallion for medium sized employers in a ceremony at the Frances Perkins Building US Department of Labor on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. US Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia hosted the ceremony. “The recipients of the 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Awards demonstrated a commitment to hiring Veterans and helping them develop meaningful, long-term careers,” said U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia. “From small-town businesses to Fortune 500 companies, these employers understand that Veterans are uniquely qualified and dedicated employees who make significant contributions in the workplace.”
The award recognizes employers who have employed and retained veterans, including their efforts to establish employee development programs for veterans, and employers who offer veteran-specific benefits to improve retention. This year, 160 of 427 employers from 48 states gathered for the ceremony in Washington DC to receive the award. AgTS was 1 of 5 companies from New Hampshire to receive a Hire Vets Medallion.
HIRE Vets Act: In 2017, President Donald J. Trump signed the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE Vets Act) of 2017. Recipients of the 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Awards attested to meeting the rigorous employment and Veteran integration assistance criteria, including Veteran hiring and retention percentages; availability of Veteran-specific resources; leadership programming for Veterans; dedicated human resource efforts; and/or compensation and tuition assistance programs for Veterans. Learn more about the HIRE Vets Medallion recipients, which included small businesses, community-based nonprofits, and national corporations.
ArgenTech Solutions, Inc. is a Veteran-owned small business headquartered in Newmarket, New Hampshire, with Unmanned Services Operations support based in Vancouver, Washington. ArgenTech Solutions is a UAS service company with over 24,000 days of deployed international UAS service support. Our Field Service Representatives have over 65,000 hours as pilots of unmanned aircraft. In addition to overseas unmanned services support for the military, ArgenTech Solutions is a multi-faceted small business that specializes in technology development and the integration of those products into the marketplace. Find out more about AgTS at www.argentechsolutions.com.
ArgenTech Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.