BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities that focus on helping veterans find jobs in IT, is an Exhibitor Sponsor of Navigate 2016, the third annual user conference of Continuum®, the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company and sole donor to the Foundation. Nearly 700 attendees are coming together on Wednesday, September 28 – Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. Atlanta-based Hire Heroes USA, the pre-eminent national nonprofit organization providing veteran employment services, is a guest exhibitor of Continuum. The organization recently announced confirming more than 11,000 veterans hired across the country.
“We congratulate Hire Heroes USA for its success in assisting a record number of veterans with free employment services, confirming 11,000 veterans hired in civilian jobs to-date,” said Jeanne Hopkins, Board Director at Continuum Veterans Foundation and Senior Vice President & CMO at Continuum. “Uniquely skilled, our veterans possess commitment, adaptability and loyalty, and because of their service to our country, they deserve great opportunity. We encourage all in attendance at Navigate 2016 – including our MSP partners as well as technology partners – to utilize Hire Heroes USA to help fill vacant IT job openings with qualified veterans.”
Continuum Veterans Foundation has donated more than $200,000 since 2013 to Hire Heroes USA, helping them to provide free employment services, including online assessments, resume writing and career counseling. Continuum Veterans Foundation receives a percentage of corporate profits from Continuum Managed Services and disperses funds to organizations that support veterans and their spouses transitioning from military to civilian life, giving back to those who have served the U.S.
Continuum employees also donate 20 hours a year of paid company time to various veteran causes. Continuum believes it is essential for successful companies to stand for a purpose beyond revenue and to support causes far greater than itself.
At Navigate, on Thursday, September 29, 2016, Francisco A. Ureña, Secretary of Veterans’ Services for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is recognizing Continuum Veterans Foundation with a Governor’s Citation, the celebration of an extraordinary accomplishment. A Governor’s Citation is an award that Governor Charlie Baker uses to show gratitude for an organization’s or individual’s contributions. Additionally, during the presentation, all veteran attendees at Navigate 2016 will be recognized and thanked for their service.
About Navigate 2016 by Continuum
The annual industry event for Continuum’s MSP partners, Navigate is reaching new heights by bringing together the very top in thought leadership, inspiration and best practices – all focused on the growth of MSPs and the success of the IT channel. Drawing more support than the previous two years, including nearly 700 attendees, the sold out event features nearly 40 sponsors and exhibitors, four keynote addresses and more than 70 speakers across 36 breakout sessions. Navigate’s unique content is designed to help improve business strategies, increase sales and marketing efforts and gain a deeper understanding of Continuum’s platform – enabling MSPs to change their business model and become the most successful in the industry. Navigate 2016 has become an unprecedented event, going beyond Continuum as a company and setting new standards for the industry. To learn more, visit: https://www.continuum.net/navigate2016. For the latest updates, follow #nav16 on Twitter.
About Hire Heroes USA
Headquartered just north of Atlanta, in Alpharetta, Ga., with seven additional branch offices around the country, Hire Heroes USA is a Charity Navigator 4-Star-rated nonprofit that provides consistently effective, individualized career coaching services to transitioning military members, veterans and military spouses with an uncompromising focus on results. For more information about our mission, our services, and how to get involved as a corporate partner, employment partner, donor, or volunteer, please visit us online at hireheroesusa.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
About Continuum Veterans Foundation
Continuum Veterans Foundation is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization providing financial support to local and national charities that focus on helping veterans find jobs in IT. The Foundation was established in 2012 by Continuum Managed Services, directing a percentage of its corporate profits to select nonprofit veteran organizations. For more information, visit: http://cvf.continuum.net/.
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