- January 26, 2021
- Posted by: Dely_SM
- Categories: Air Force, Army, Civilian, Commercial, DOD HQ, Energy, NASA, Press Releases
GERMANTOWN, Md.; January 26, 2021 –Amentum, a leading contractor to U.S. federal and allied governments, announced today that it has been designated the number one Military Friendly ® Company. In addition, Amentum was named number one for Military Friendly® Supplier Diversity.
“We could not be more proud to be recognized as the top Military Friendly Company for 2021,” said John Vollmer, Amentum’s CEO. “Our focus on the missions of our military customers, the leadership and teamwork of our 11,000 veteran employees, and the contributions of the military spouses at Amentum and the veteran-owned small businesses we partner with make us stronger as a company and drive our success every day. We share many of the same values, including the importance of leadership and teamwork, discipline and dedication to mission success.”
In total the 2021 Military Friendly Company designation was awarded to 69 organizations.
“Military Friendly Companies list represents a growing number of organizations who are taking a holistic approach on engagement, retention and support in the military and service member community,” said Kayla Lopez, Director of Military Partnerships for Military Friendly. “Their dedication, persistence, and evolution in their programs are what sets these companies apart. This holistic approach is what creates scalability.”
Amentum will be showcased along with other 2021 Military Friendly ® Companies in the March issue of G.I. Jobs ® magazine and on MilitaryFriendly.com.
Amentum is a premier global technical and engineering services partner supporting critical programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment. We draw from a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution underpinned by a strong culture of safety and ethics. Headquartered in Germantown, Md., we employ more than 34,000 people in all 50 states and perform work in 105 foreign countries and territories. Visit us at amentum.com to explore how we deliver excellence for our customers’ most vital missions.
About Military Friendly®
Military Friendly® is the standard that measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefits for the military community. Only about 15 organizations competed for Military Friendly® designation upon its founding in 2003. Today, that number is over 1,500. Military Friendly® ratings are owned and produced by Viqtory, Inc., a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business founded in 2001. They are not affiliated with or endorsed by the U.S. Department of Defense or the federal government. The data-driven Military Friendly® lists and methodology can be found at www.MilitaryFriendly.com. Data calculations are evaluated for completeness and accuracy by Ernst & Young.
Founded in 2001, VIQTORY is a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) that connects the military community to civilian employment, educational and entrepreneurial opportunities through its owned asses such as Military Spouse Magazine®, G.I. Jobs ® and Military Friendly ® brands. 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.
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