Goldbelt Frontier receives 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor
November 8, 2023 – U.S. Acting Secretary of Labor Julie A. Su recognized Goldbelt Frontier as one of the 859 recipients of the 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award during a virtual award ceremony presented by U.S. Department of Labor. Goldbelt Frontier earned the gold award after applying earlier this year. The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE Vets Act) Medallion Program is the only federal award program that recognizes employers who successfully recruit, hire, and retain veterans.
Goldbelt Frontier joins 858 other companies from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, who have shown a commitment to hiring veterans, but also ensuring that they have a long-term career and growth plan that uses the diverse skills they acquired through their military service.
Recipients of the 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award meet 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; pay compensation and tuition assistance programs for veterans. More than 1,600 employers have earned a HIRE Vets Medallion Award since 2018.
About Goldbelt Frontier
Goldbelt Frontier fosters a collaborative environment where our employees are encouraged to utilize and employ their operational and leadership skills; many of our senior project managers and business analysts are recognized as Subject Matter Experts (SME) in their fields. Our employees are mission-driven and bring the skillsets necessary to operate and thrive while working in dynamic, multifaceted environments. We understand how to work with and support multiple stakeholders to aid in the development and implementation of national policies, strategies, and doctrine.
About the HIRE Vets Medallion Program:
The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by businesses that demonstrate unparalleled commitment to attracting, hiring and retaining veterans. The 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award application period will open to employers on Jan. 31, 2024. For more information about the program and the application process, visit HIREVets.gov.
There are different awards for large employers (500-plus employees), medium employers (51-499 employees), and small employers (50 or fewer employees). Additionally, there are two award tiers: platinum and gold.