For Immediate Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 11, 2016) - As the nation honors its veterans today, Pepco also recognizes the men and women who chose to serve the country in the U.S. Armed Forces.
"I want to recognize especially the more than 280 PHI employees and contractors who have served, or are still serving, in the U.S. Armed Forces," said PHI CEO Dave Velazquez. "Our employees who have military experience bring added value to our company's work every day through their leadership, integrity and commitment. Thank you for bringing your talent to the critical responsibility of providing power to our communities, and again for your service to the nation and to us all. We're proud to call you our own."
Pepco is dedicated to its commitment to America's men and women in uniform, and veterans seeking opportunities for employment throughout the company and our communities, where their unique skills and talents can be utilized.
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery will be sponsoring a job fair for veterans and their families on Monday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Pepco representative will be present to talk to candidates about more than 50 job opportunities that are currently available.
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery is Pepco's dedicated community space and is available to nonprofit organizations doing business in our service territory. The venue is open with free admission Tuesday through Friday and is located at 702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, D.C.
G.I. Jobs magazine ranked the Exelon family of companies 42nd on its 2016 Military Friendly Employers list, which recognizes the top 100 U.S. employers for military recruiting and retention and policies on National Guard and Reserve service.