EMPLOYING U.S. VETS

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

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Employing U.S. VETS Conference

Hosted by VETS Indexes, this semi-annual conference includes discussions of best practices and challenges related to veteran employment, recognition of companies going above and beyond for vets and their families, and lots of opportunities to network. The conference is designed to offer attendees actionable tools and information to establish and build upon veteran initiatives. It will also provide a great opportunity to network with peers from leading companies.

2022 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The Employing U.S. Vets Conference is now welcoming new (and returning) sponsors. The Conference gives companies and organizations a chance to expose countless attendees and participants to programs, opportunities, products and more.

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WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THE
EMPLOYING U.S. VETS CONFERENCE?

This is a significant opportunity for organizations looking to hire qualified and hard-working employees and has become an integral segment of the Human Capital portion of the Social pillar within Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG). But to take advantage, companies need to know their stuff.

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Our experts explore cutting-edge topics such as: Successful Veteran Hiring, New Careers Post-Service, Creating a Strong Veteran Culture, Retaining Veterans, Team-building and Leadership Skills of Veterans, Veterans’ Technical Skills, Supporting Employees in the National Guard or Reserves, Military Spouse and Family Support, and more.

EMPLOYER AWARDS

This one-day, semi-annual event features dynamic speakers and panel discussions with nationally recognized employers distinguished for strong track records in veterans’ employment. It also gives other companies and organizations the opportunity to learn from their successes. Networking is key at this conference.

FALL 2021 HIGHLIGHTS

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Corporate, Non-Profit, Government Agency and other employment professionals including Human Resource Executives, Diversity and Inclusion Team Members, Members of Military Veteran Networks, Employee Resource Groups, Corporate Communication Teams, Public Relations, Investor Relations Officers and Military Veteran Initiative Teams. The ESG Community including Asset Managers and Asset Owners such as Public & Private Pensions, Insurance Companies, Endowments, Foundations & Family Offices.

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CONFERENCE SPONSORS AND FRIENDS

GOLD SPONSORS

Appre Next

AppreNEXT

GOLD SPONSOR

Mass Mutual

Mass Mutual

GOLD SPONSOR

USAA

USAA

GOLD SPONSOR

BRONZE SPONSORS

Spectrum

Spectrum

BRONZE SPONSOR

LOUNGE SPONSORS

Comcast NBCUniversal

Comcast NBC Universal

MORNING LOUNGE SPONSOR

Oracle

Oracle

AFTERNOON LOUNGE SPONSOR

EVENT FRIENDS

AmeriVet Securities

AmeriVet Securities

EVENT FRIEND

ETF Global

ETF Global

EVENT FRIEND

Drexel Hamilton

Drexel Hamilton

EVENT FRIEND

Jacobs

Jacobs Engineering Group

EVENT FRIEND

Roberts & Ryan

Roberts & Ryan

EVENT FRIEND

CONFERENCE PARTNERS

AliroVets

ALIROVETS

SUPPORTING VETERANS AND SPOUSES

American Legion

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 754

FourBlock

FOURBLOCK

THE NATION’S LOCAL NETWORK FOR VETS

J Dog Brands

J. DOG BRANDS

FOR VETERANS, BY VETERANS

MOAA

MOAA

Military Officers Association of America

QWAFAFEW

QWAFAFEW

NEW YORK

Roberts & Ryan

ROBERTS & RYAN

SERVICE DISABLED VETERAN OWNED (SDVO)

Training Consortium

TRAINING AND CONSULTING

Consortium

Oracle

Veteran Recruiting

EVENT FRIEND

VOWS

VOWS

SANCTIONED

Wild Bills

WILD BILLS

SODA POP

Shaun Stephenson

Fall 2021 Keynote Speaker:

SHAUN STEPHENSON

Program Manager, Strategic Military/Veterans Outreach and Recruiting
Training Functional Area Manager, Strategic Human Resource Management Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Shaun Stephenson is currently building the military and veteran pipeline at LLNL. In addition, he has oversight responsibility for Institutional Training. Before Shaun’s current role he was the Division Leader for Training and Development with responsibility for leadership and professional development at the laboratory.

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FEATURED SPEAKERS

Our speaker line-up is growing every day. Please check back often!

George Altman

GEORGE ALTMAN

Managing Director

VETS Indexes

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Nick Antaki

NICHOLAS ANTAKI

Director of Marketing
Managing Director

VETS Indexes

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Julia Arnold

JULIA ARNOLD

Supplier Diversity Program Manager Commercial Inclusion SBLO

Hewlett Packard | Enterprise

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Jim Beamesderfet

JAMES M. BEAMESDERFER

Vice President, Veterans Initiatives

Prudential Financial

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George Bernloeher

GEORGE BERNLOEHR

Lead Associate, Corporate Affairs/Military and Veteran Affairs

Booz Allen Hamilton

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John Berry

JOHN S. BERRY JR.

Defense Attorney

Berry Law

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Jason Boone

JASON BOONE

Enterprise Talent Sourcing Leader

Jacobs

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Jessica Briseno

JESSICA BRISEÑO

Sr. Supplier Diversity Sourcing Manager

AT&T Global Supply Chain & Logistics

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Courtney Brown

COURTNEY BROWN

Military Talent Network Manager

Maximus

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Ross Dickman

ROMUALDO “MO” CISNEROS JR

Outreach Specialist / Intake Coordinator

St Louis & Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council

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Sidney Covington

SIDNEY COVINGTON, LMSW

Associate, Veterans Engagement

AmeriVet Securities

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Rodney Crable

RODNEY CRABLE

Project Manager, Military & Veterans Affairs

Comcast NBCUniversal

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Ross Dickman

ROSS DICKMAN

Chief Operating Officer

Hire Heroes USA

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Anthony Felice

ANTHONY FELICE

Managing Partner

Drexel Hamilton

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Kelly French

KELLY FRENCH

Veteran Talent Acquisition Program Specialist

United Rentals, Inc.

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Patrick Hanley

PATRICK HANLEY

Section Manager – BW Overhead

Con Edison

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Danielle Haro

DANIELLE HARO

Senior Program Development Specialist

USO

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Chuck Kluball

CHUCK KLUBALL

Military Relations Leader

The Home Depot

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Michael Mell

MICHAEL MELL

Senior Director, Custom Indices

S&P Dow Jones Indices

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Lee Metcalf

LEE J. METCALF

Rear Admiral, USN (ret)
Vice President

Daugherty Business Solutions

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Jose Ocasio

JOSE OCASIO-CHRISTIAN

Chief Executive Officer

Caelus Partners, LLC

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Gary Patton

GARY PATTON MG (Ret), USA

VP, Veterans and Military Affairs

CACI

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John Perez

JOHN PEREZ

Head, Military & Veterans Affairs

Johnson & Johnson

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John Register

JOHN REGISTER

Founder

Inspired Communications International, LLC

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Haley Scofield

HALEY SCOFIELD

Recruiting Communications Analyst
Military Recruiting Coordinator

U-Haul International

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Wayne Shanks

WAYNE SHANKS

Supplier Diversity Director

USAA Global Sourcing and Procurement

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Kevin Schmiegel

KEVIN SCHMIEGEL

President

KMS Strategies

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Karl Snyder

KARL SNYDER

Managing Dir. and Chief Market Strategist

VETS Indexes

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Chris Spencer

CHRIS SPENCER

Director of Operations

Oracle Corporation

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Bruce Townshend

BRUCE TOWNSHEND

Chief, Employer Engagement

DOD | ESGR

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Ann Treadway

ANN TREADWAY

Dir Veterans and Military Programs and Services

Rutgers University

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Nicole Utt

NICOLE UTT

Content Manager

Sandboxx

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Tom Watson

TOM WATSON

Sr Vice President Defense Services Group

Serco

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Gerald Williams

GERALD WILLIAMS

Chief of Operations

OMNI Technologies

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