HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award
American States Utility Services, Inc. received notification this morning from the honorable Matthew M. Miller, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor, that ASUS was selected for the Gold Medallion Program Demonstration Award. This award recognizes ASUS’s exemplary efforts during 2018 to recruit, employ, and retain our Nation’s veterans.
ASUS is one of 300 applicants to participate in the HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration in 2018. This is the only veteran hiring award at the federal level, the HIRE Vets Medallion Program implements the requirements of Public Law 115-31, the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (HIRE Vets Act) signed by President Trump in May 2017.
Mr. Miller stated, “By meeting the criteria required for a Gold Medallion Program Demonstration Award, American States Utility Services, Inc. demonstrated a model of patriotism worthy of praise as well as a recognition of the value veterans bring to the workplace.”