Hormel makes Best for Vets Employers list for 5th straight year

Published 8:15 am Thursday, May 18, 2017

Hormel Foods Corp. announced it has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year on the Military Times Best for Vets Employers list.

The company ranked No. 74 on the list, which evaluates many factors that make a company a good fit for military veterans.

“We are honored to be recognized as a top employer for veterans for the fifth year in a row,” said Janet Hogan, senior vice president of human resources at Hormel Foods, in a press release. “Hormel Foods is a great place to work, and we are proud of our employees who serve or have served our country.”

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Hormel Foods actively recruits veterans and service members each year. In addition, the company has an employee resource group (HMVET) that provides assistance to former and current military members and their families as they integrate into the company’s culture, while providing a platform for continued camaraderie throughout their career.

“The companies on the Military Times Best for Vets list earned their rankings through determined efforts to recruit and support service members, veterans and military families,” said George Altman, the Military Times editor in charge of the rankings. “These efforts deserve recognition from the country and should get the attention of veterans looking for a new career.”

To view the complete Best for Vets list, visit http://bestforvets.militarytimes.com/best-employers-for-veterans/2017/.