ESGR in the News

08.29.2014
Falkirk Mining Company supervisor honored by Department of Defense for Patriotic Support
UNDERWOOD, N.D. – North Dakota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced Bryan Bender, Supervisor at Falkirk Mining Company was honored recently with a Patriot Award in recognition of extraordinary support of his employee serving in the Guard and Reserve.

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08.29.2014
Fargo employers fly with the Guard
FARGO, N.D. – Nine employers from Fargo were provided a unique opportunity to visit Camp Grafton, near Devils Lake, July 10. Departing aboard a Fargo-based Blackhawk helicopter, they made the 45-minute flight to the Camp to tour the Regional Training Institute (RTI). The event was hosted by the Fargo Region, North Dakota Committee for Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR) as a method of informing employers of the skills, training, and leadership that members of the National Guard bring to the civilian workplace.

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08.28.2014
Novitas Group CEO receives Patriotic Employer Award

RESTON, Va. – Chris Taylor was awarded the Patriot Award from the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), at Novitas Group on August 19.  Virginia ESGR Volunteer, Jim Thur, presented the award on behalf of ESGR.

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08.28.2014
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson presented with Patriot Award

COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. – Minnesota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson was honored Aug. 25 with a Patriot Award in recognition of extraordinary support of her employee serving in the Guard and Reserve.

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08.28.2014
August 26th was Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair

COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. - The 4th annual Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair was held Aug. 26. Not only was there a good showing by Minnesota Guard and Reserve Units and those who support them, Minnesotans showed up in record numbers: 133,595 individuals came through the turnstiles on Tuesday. Minnesota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve and Hero2Hired were well represented with volunteer members and staff.

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08.28.2014
Monteen receives high honor from the Office of the Secretary of Defense

COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. – A. Paul Monteen, Chair of Minnesota Employer Support for the Guard (ESGR) and Reserve, received The Office of the Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Public Service Aug. 22.  The medal was presented by Paul Mock, National Chair, Headquarters ESGR and M. Alex Baird, Principal Deputy Director, Family and Employer Programs and Policy of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs.

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08.28.2014
Black Hills State University dean of students honored with Patriot Award
SPEARFISH, S.D. – South Dakota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced Michael Isaacson, Dean of Students for Black Hills State University (BHSU) was honored Aug. 18 with a Patriot Award in recognition of extraordinary support of his employee serving in the Guard and Reserve.

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08.28.2014
Ohio Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve recognizes outstanding volunteer

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Randy Gasser was awarded the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Central Region Ombudsman Volunteer of the Year Award. Gasser has been an active volunteer for ESGR since 2002. During 2013, he contributed nearly 1217 volunteer hours as the Ohio Ombudsman Director.

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