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U.S. Department of Labor Names Matrix Providers as a 2018 HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award Recipient

The Denver-based medical staffing company was recognized for veteran hiring, retention and tuition assistance, among other factors.

Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced Denver, Colorado-based Matrix Providers as a recipient of the 2018 HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award, recognizing job creators for their leadership in recruiting, employing and retaining America's veterans. This year’s honorees include small businesses, nonprofits and national corporations.

In 2017, President Donald J. Trump signed into law the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing (HIRE) American Military Veterans Act, creating the HIRE Vets Medallion Program. “Matrix Providers’ leadership team is dedicated to providing strong opportunities to veterans, allowing them to build rewarding and lucrative careers,” said Army Veteran Dr. Bill Rivard, CEO and founder of Matrix Providers. “Much of our team is made up of veterans and we know the strength and knowledge they bring to the workplace.”

Recipients of the 2018 HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award were evaluated based on a range of criteria, including:
• Veteran hiring and retention
• Availability of veteran-specific resources
• Leadership programming for veterans
• Dedicated human resources
• Compensation and tuition assistance programs for veterans
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In 2017, Matrix Providers was ranked by Staffing Industry Analysts as the 5th fastest-growing United States staffing firm. CEO and founder Dr. Bill Rivard, as well as the company's executive leadership, is frequently called upon to speak at national staffing industry events.

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