The GEO Group, Inc. Receives 2013 Most Valuable Employers for Military(R)
Award by CivilianJobs.com
The GEO Group announced today that it has received the Most Valuable Employers
for Military award by CivilianJobs.com. This important recognition serves to
help military-experienced job seekers and veterans identify the top employers
to target for civilian careers.
BOCA RATON, Fla., June 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - The GEO Group
announced today that it has received the Most Valuable Employers for Military
award by CivilianJobs.com. This important recognition serves to help
military-experienced job seekers and veterans identify the top employers to
target for civilian careers.
Stephen V. Fuller, Senior Vice President of Human Resources, said: "The GEO
Group is proud to receive the Most Valuable Employer for Military award. The
GEO Group honors our veterans, respects their service, salutes their skills,
and appreciates their unique experience and talents."
Since 2004, The GEO Group has hired nearly 4,000 U.S. Military Veterans, and
today more than 15% of The GEO Group's workforce are service members. The GEO
Group selects a veteran of the quarter four times per year and has a dedicated
website for veterans: http://www.geogroup.com/hiringheroes
The 2013 Most Valuable Employers for Military was open to all U.S.-based
companies. The winners were selected based on surveys in which employers
outlined their recruiting, training and retention plans that best serve
military service members and veterans. In addition to being recognized in the
May issue of Military Transition News, CivilianJobs.com's worldwide military
base newspaper, winning employers, including The GEO Group, will also be
displayed on the CivilianJobs.com web site.
About The GEO Group
The GEO Group (NYSE:GEO) is the first fully integrated equity real estate
investment trust specializing in the design, financing, development, and
operation of correctional, detention, and community reentry facilities around
the globe. GEO is the world's leading provider of diversified correctional,
detention, and community reentry services to government agencies worldwide
with operations in the United States, Australia, South Africa, and the United
Kingdom. GEO's worldwide operations include the ownership and/or management of
95 facilities totaling approximately 72,000 beds with a growing workforce of
approximately 18,000 professionals.
About the Award
The CivilianJobs.com Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military serves to help
military-experienced job seekers identify the top employers to target for
civilian careers. MVEs are selected annually based on those employers whose
recruiting, training and retention plans best serve military service members
and veterans. The MVE recognition is produced by CivilianJobs.com, where
America's military connects with civilian careers. CivilianJobs.com, with
parent company Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused
recruiting firm in the U.S., together delivers the largest
military-to-civilian footprint available to companies seeking to recruit and
hire from the military talent pool. BMI is based in metro-Atlanta, Georgia.
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CONTACT: The GEO Group, Inc.
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