• WARREN W. MICHELSEN – DISTRICT GENERAL MANAGER

    WARREN W. MICHELSEN – DISTRICT GENERAL MANAGER

    Warren W. Michelsen, a veteran of the United States Air Force, is general manager of Trane’s Northwest-Hawaii District. He graduated from Virginia Military Institute with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering in 1987. He was commissioned in the Air Force, and served for four years as an aircraft maintenance officer with the 92th [...]

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  • GREATER LEVELS OF RESPONSIBILITY – Texas Instruments

    GREATER LEVELS OF RESPONSIBILITY – Texas Instruments

    http://careers.ti.com  |  http://careers.ti.com/veterans   Texas Instruments (TI) is one of the world’s largest semiconductor companies, with more than 32,000 employees in more than 35 countries. The company’s portfolio includes over 100,000 analog and embedded processing products, software, and tools. TI has customers in consumer, transportation, industrial, communications, and computing fields. The company has been in [...]

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  • CHALLENGE AND GROWTH – Brunswick Corporation

    CHALLENGE AND GROWTH – Brunswick Corporation

    www.brunswick.com  |  www.brunswick.com/careers  |  www.mercurymarine.com www.lifefitness.com  |  www.brunswick.com/brands/marine-boats/  |  www.bowlbrunswick.com Brunswick Corporation manufactures recreational products, including bowling and billiards equipment, fitness equipment, recreational boats, and boat engines. The company is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, and has locations in 30 countries on six continents – including business offices and manufacturing facilities throughout  the United States. [...]

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  • CONTINUED CAMARADARIE – Hormel Foods Corporation

    CONTINUED CAMARADARIE – Hormel Foods Corporation

    www.hormelfoods.com Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minnesota, is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer-branded food and meat products. The company is a member of the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 Index, was named the 2013 Sustainable Supply Chain of the Year by Refrigerated & Frozen Foods magazine, and made the “The 100 Best [...]

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  • LEADERSHIP AND CONFIDENCE – Nestlé Purina PetCare Company

    LEADERSHIP AND CONFIDENCE – Nestlé Purina PetCare Company

    www.purina.com  |  www.nestlepurinacareers.com Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, based in St. Louis, is nation’s leading pet care company in U.S. sales, volume, and market share. As of December 2012, the company had achieved nine consecutive years of improved sales growth and profit, realizing more than $7.8 billion in sales in 2012. Community involvement and pet welfare [...]

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  • GOAL-SETTING AND FLEXIBILITY – EF Johnson Technologies, Inc.

    GOAL-SETTING AND FLEXIBILITY – EF Johnson Technologies, Inc.

    www.efjohnson.com  |  www.efjohnson.com/about/careers  |  www.linkedin.com/company/ef-johnson EF Johnson is a 90-year-old land mobile radio (LMR) company that manufactures portable and mobile radios and their operating infrastructures. It is one of only three companies in the LMR industry that have developed a full line of systems built to Project 25 (P25) interoperability standards for digital radio communications [...]

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  • From Rock Innovator to Veteran Hiring Leader

    From Rock Innovator to Veteran Hiring Leader

    How Heil Sound Nabbed a Top-Notch Veteran with One Targeted E-Mail Heil Sound has earned a solid place in rock and roll history. Its founder is Bob Heil, a sound and radio engineer who created unique touring sound systems for rock bands, The Grateful Dead and The Who among them. He also invented the Heil [...]

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  • Coming Full Circle

    Coming Full Circle

    Former career fair attendee returns to hire other veterans. “Finding a job is a full-contact sport,” he says. Tom Banker has some sage advice for fellow veterans seeking employment: Finding a job or a new career is a full-contact sport. “You’d be surprised how much work you have to do to be competitive. It’s not [...]

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  • The Right Tools in the Right Hands

    The Right Tools in the Right Hands

    John Winkler spends much of his working days surrounded by the tools in his truck, but he says the people he serves as a Snap-on Tools franchisee make him the happiest. “I love finding a solution for my customers,” said the former Army specialist who spent three years in the service. “I love meeting new [...]

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