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SIERRA MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGIES, INC. RECEIVES 2021 HIRE VETS MEDALLION AWARD FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

November 10, 2021– U.S. Secretary of Labor Martin J. Walsh recognized Sierra Management And Technologies, Inc. as one of the 849 recipients of the 2021 HIRE Vets Medallion Award during a virtual award ceremony presented by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Sierra Management And Technologies, Inc 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.

“At Sierra, we honor and respect our country’s veterans who have honorably served this great nation.  We also value the loyalty, commitment, and discipline that veterans bring to our workforce. Applying for this coveted award is just another way of showing our intent to, in the words of Abraham Lincoln, “Honor the Solder and Sailor everywhere who bears his country’s cause….”

CAPT. Keith Nixon, USN, Ret., Director, Logistics “At Sierra, we are blessed to have veterans at all levels of the organization. We utilize all means available to attract, hire, and retain these valued members of our community and workforce.”  

Sierra Management And Technologies, Inc. join 848 other companies from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, who have shown a commitment to hiring veterans and 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 2021 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 1,400 employers have earned a HIRE Vets Medallion Award since 2018.

About Sierra Management And Technologies, Inc:

Sierra provides industry leading technologies in software engineering, application development, and logistics for the nation’s defense, federal, and commercial sectors.

About the HIRE Vets Medallion Program:

The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by businesses that demonstrate an unparalleled commitment to attracting, hiring, and retaining veterans. The 2022 HIRE Vets Medallion Award application period will open to employers on Jan. 31, 2022. For more information about the program and the application process, visit HIREVets.gov.

 

 

 

Sierra Management and Technologies, Inc., is a small, disadvantaged, minority-owned business.