Certification reinforces AbleVets’ deep-seated commitment to hiring Veterans and their spouses
CHANTILLY, Va. – July 11, 2019 – AbleVets LLC, a leading provider of advanced health IT solutions for government, today announced that the firm has successfully completed the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program certification requirements and was V3 certified by the Governor’s Office and the Virginia Department of Veterans Services Commissioner effective May 1, 2019. Certification is active for five years.
The V3 Program, which to date has assisted nearly 47,000 Veterans find work, is a Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Veterans Services effort with a twofold mission: (1) educate employers on the value of hiring Veterans and (2) help businesses connect with Veteran candidates by implementing best practices and long-term Veteran hiring strategies. V3 certification encompasses a five-step process, including successful completion of a comprehensive training curriculum.
Wyatt Smith, Founder and CEO of AbleVets, said, “AbleVets is a company founded by Veterans for Veterans. We appreciate that Veterans bring to the workplace unparalleled leadership and problem-solving skills not to mention tenacity and real-world experience solving complex problems. These characteristics identify Veterans as the individuals we want and need on the frontline of transforming how the federal government delivers healthcare services.”
Smith continued, “We appreciate the important role the V3 Program plays in Veteran hiring and are proud to be a V3-certified company. The V3 certification adds another dimension to our company’s wide-ranging involvement in programs that value our nation’s Veterans and seek to help them successfully transition to civilian life.”
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AbleVets LLC, headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, is an award-winning health IT company specializing in cybersecurity, agile engineering, analytics and technology enablement solutions for government. Founded in 2012, AbleVets designs and implements IT modernization solutions that help clients achieve tangible results, including a stronger security posture, greater efficiency and better workforce and client engagement. Through its work with Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense and other federal health agencies, AbleVets is innovating healthcare access and services to improve the lives of Veterans, servicemembers and their families. We are a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business that embraces diversity in its workforce and aspires to deliver the highest levels of client service in every engagement. AbleVets is proud to be AFCEA International’s 2018 Small Business of the Year. Learn more about our mission at www.ablevets.com.