The Department of Labor (DOL) has recognized Government Tactical Solutions (GovTact), a national security firm, with the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans (HIRE Vets) Program Platinum Medallion Award. This is the third year in a row that GovTact has been honored with this award.
HIRE Vets Medallion Award recipients 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.
“Recruiting and hiring veterans is one of our most important missions at GovTact,” said Paul Sanchez, GovTact CEO. “We are proud to have built a team comprised of so many veterans and GovTact remains steadfast in its commitment to continue to grow our incredible veteran team by providing an industry-leading, welcoming workplace for transitioning service members.”
Founded by a Marine veteran in 2011, GovTact is a Service Disable Veteran Owned Small Business with more than 25 percent of its employees being veterans. GovTact is also a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) certified company, a Military Spouse Employment Partner (MSEP), and has been recognized by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Service Awards.
To learn more about the HIRE Vets Program and view the full list of awardees, click here.
Since its founding in 2011, Government Tactical Solutions (GovTact) has been providing mission-critical solutions in support of national security. GovTact is an 8(a), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that operates in 15 states supporting the missions of over 30 government customers. GovTact couples strategic understanding with tactical execution to solve customers’ toughest challenges. GovTact’s areas of expertise include IT administration, systems engineering, technical training, cloud architecture/DevOps engineering, data analytics and architecture and cybersecurity solutions.
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, 2023. 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.