Raytheon Corporation Awarded V3 Certification

On Tuesday June 20 The Commonwealth of Virginia and the V3 Program was pleased to present the V3 Certification to the Raytheon Corporation in Sterling, VA. Raytheon is one of the nations largest employers of veterans employing over 20,000 Veterans throughout their company. Dr. Victor Ramos a US Army Veteran who leads their RAYVETS Employee […]

Va. Veteran hiring program looks to expand in the Valley

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — The Virginia Value Veterans Program, or V3 Program, is looking to expand more in the Shenandoah Valley, hoping to get veterans placed into more jobs across a variety of different industries. The V3 Program, which runs through the Virginia Department of Veteran services, works with businesses to train, hire and retain […]

Cotton & Company Awarded V3 Certification

On Thursday June 22 in Alexandria, VA Northern Virginia Regional Manager Rick Ferry presented the V3 Certification Award to Cotton & Company an accounting firm who conducts audits with the federal government. In front of a crowd of 180 employees during their annual company “All Hands” meeting, Mr. Ferry presented Company CEO Matt Johnson with […]

VETE Partners with the Department of Labor and Industries

The Department of Labor and Industries (DOLI) held a Registered Apprenticeship Career Expo on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Norfolk Scope. VETE team members were part of a panel discussion titled “Veterans Economic Opportunities.” A representative from each program in VETE gave a brief summary of their program. The audience was composed of employers […]

Deployed to Employed: Veteran Entrepreneurship

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — More than 11,000 members of the military transition into civilian life each year. Some leave with a passion to start their own business, but where do you turn for help in getting your idea off the ground? There are lots of resources available. The Small Business Administration has numerous programs to […]

“Women in Central Va. Attend Workshop to Prepare for Job Searching”

“The Virginia Employment Commission held an event to offer advice to women who are job searching or trying to excel in their current one. ” The event covered: Women’s Employment Workshop Employer Recruiter Panel: UVA Temps, Express Employment Professionals, At Home Care Staffing, Flik International Corp at UVA Inn at Darden Dress Consultant Salary Negotiations […]

Virginia Department of Veteran Service- Women Veteran Employees

The Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program would like to highlight some of the Women Veterans working within the Department of Veteran Services during the 2017 Virginia Women’s Veteran Summit. The summit event brings together veterans, community leaders, employers, and government agencies from the federal, state, and local levels to raise awareness about the services and […]

V3 Featured Company: AXA Advisors

Andrew Schwartz, V3 Program Manager, interviews Lyle Yablonsky, Regional Vice President of AXA Advisors. Andrew and Lyle discuss how V3 helped the 16th largest company in the world connect with better talent, and how Veterans are making a difference in AXA Advisors. Please follow and like us:

V3 Program Reaches Milestone, Governor Announces at Hiring Event

“The success of the Virginia Values Veterans program is a clear example of the enormous benefits innovative public-private solutions can bring to our economy and to families across the Commonwealth.”

V3 Featured Employer: 360IT Partners

In the V3 Newsmakers studio, Andy Schwartz interviews Reuben Mendez on the V3 Program, discussing how Veterans are an important asset to the IT industry, and to small businesses in particular. 360IT is a long-time member of the V3 Program, has set a goal to hire 14 Veterans by 2017, and has hired 12 Veterans so far. To […]