18 Dec Windstream Named to 2020 Military Friendly® Company List
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions, has been named to the 2020 Military Friendly® Company List by VIQTORY. Companies on the list are considered by VIQTORY to provide the best opportunities for veterans and military spouses.
The Military Friendly Company list is based on extensive research using public data sources and responses to the proprietary, data-driven Military Friendly® Employers, Spouse, Supplier Diversity and Brands survey from all participating companies.
This year, Windstream was included in three of the four Military Friendly lists: Military Friendly Employer (#6), Military Friendly Spouse Employer (#3), and Military Friendly Supplier Diversity Program. As a result, Windstream qualified for the 2020 Military Friendly Company list.
“Windstream is incredibly proud to be included in the Military Friendly Company list for the first time,” said Mary Michaels, chief human resources officer for Windstream. “We have made a concerted effort to involve veterans throughout our company because of our respect for their service, their personal character and their technical skills.”
The 2020 Military Friendly Company List may be found at www.militaryfriendly.com/2020-mfc.
To see available jobs at Windstream, please visit www.windstreamtalent.com.
Founded in 2001, VIQTORY is a service-disabled, veteran business enterprise (SDVBE) that connects the military community to civilian employment, educational and entrepreneurial opportunities through G.I. Jobs®, Military Friendly® and Military Spouse. VIQTORY and its brands are not a part of or endorsed by the U.S. Department of Defense or any federal government entity. Learn more about VIQTORY at www.viqtory.com.
Windstream Holdings, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions. Windstream provides data networking, core transport, security, unified communications and managed services to mid-market, enterprise and wholesale customers across the U.S. The company also offers broadband, entertainment and security services for consumers and small and medium-sized businesses primarily in rural areas in 18 states. Services are delivered over multiple network platforms including a nationwide IP network, our proprietary cloud core architecture and on a local and long-haul fiber network spanning approximately 150,000 miles. Additional information is available at windstream.com or windstreamenterprise.com. Please visit our newsroom at news.windstream.com or follow us on Twitter at @Windstream.
WindstreamScott Morris, 501-748-5342