2018 Valor Awards
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About the event
Premier Graphics received a 2018 Valor Award from The Work Place & Port 5 Naval Veterans on Nov.1st. The award was for Outstanding Employer for hiring veterans. The 6th annual Valor Awards recognized and honored outstanding individuals and organizations that make up and support the veteran community in Connecticut. The program was put on by The WorkPlace's Support Services for Veteran Families program and Port 5.
Opening remarks were made by the Mayor of Bridgeport Joe Ganim, State Representative Steve Stafstorm, and The WorkPlace’s Joe Carbone. After opening remarks the Port 5 Rifle Squad entered the ceremony and Senator Carlo Leone gave thoughtful remarks on the meaning of Veterans Day afterwards Tom Long of The WorkPlace welcomed the Keynote Speaker, Colonel Jennifer Hicks-Mcgowan from the U.S. Military Academy West Point.