Charleston, W.Va. -- WorkForce West Virginia honored eight state employers to recognize their outstanding commitment to developing a skilled workforce. The awards were presented during the “Building Workforce Success Together” conference, sponsored by the United States Department of Labor.
“These employers have built the strong partnerships to provide West Virginia workers with the skills needed to be productive and competitive,” said Russell L. Fry, acting executive director. “In addition, these employers are involved in their communities as good corporate citizens.”
Employers that were honored include the following:
•Goodrich Sensors & Integrated Systems, Union
•Apogee Coal Company, Yolyn
•Columbia/Unilin/Mohawk Flooring, Holden
•NGK Spark Plugs (USA) Inc., Sissonville
•DuPont Washington Works, Washington
•Northwood Health Systems, Wheeling
•Armstrong Hardwood Flooring, Beverly
•Ecolab Inc., Martinsburg
WorkForce West Virginia is a cooperative effort to provide one-stop delivery of career services to job seekers, employers and other interested individuals. More information is available online at www.workforcewv.org.