OCALA, Fla. – At 9 a.m. Tuesday, BMW of Ocala Service Manager Tony Latta was called into the conference room to be presented with the Department of Defense Patriot Award in recognition of his extraordinary support to his employee U.S. Coast Guard Reserve Petty Officer 2nd Class Paul O’Donnell.
[Read the rest of this article...]
OCALA, Fla. – In a virtual ceremony led by Florida Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve state Vice-Chair Tim Lambert, BMW of Ocala signed a Statement of Support re-committing the company’s support of the Guard and Reserve and its obligation to the Citizen Warriors who also serve as their employees.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Police Sgt. Mike Powers of the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office was presented a Patriot Award Jan. 6 by U.S. Navy Reserve Lt. j.g. Tom Thueson, in recognition of his extraordinary support while Thueson was mobilized for one year with the Navy.
GULF BREEZE, Fla. - During a busy 7 a.m. shift change in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Baptist Health Care, nurse Jena Schultz was presented with a Department of Defense Patriot Award.
TAMPA, Fla. – Surprised is what two employees at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) working from home were, when their respective doorbells rang to see U.S. Army Reserve 1st Lt. Nicholas Kiddo in uniform wearing a mask standing at the doorstep to deliver Patriot Awards for support of the Guard and Reserve members that work for PwC.
CLEARWATER, Fla. – In a small ceremony, outside of the company building and in full compliance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, John O’Shea, president of Tech Data Corp. accepted the Above and Beyond Award on behalf of the organization for their exceptional support of the members of the Guard and Reserve that work for them. The presentation took place Oct. 30 in Clearwater.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Florida Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) committee, a Department of Defense program, is pleased to announce the selection of Rita M. Broadway, as the new ESGR Chair for Florida.