Lake St. Louis, MO, August 06, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Corporate America Supports You (CASY) proudly announces that since its inception in 2010, the non-profit has helped place 20,174 military members and Veterans into meaningful employment.
CASY Founder and CEO, Rear Admiral Dan Kloeppel, USN (Ret.) celebrated the news, “We at CASY are honored to serve our military community. We are proud of our public and private partnerships that enable us to do the important work we do on behalf of our Veterans and service members, and we look forward to our continued success and growth as an organization.”
Corporate America Supports You (CASY) was chartered in 2010 as a private sector non-profit organization and was first awarded the Call of Duty Endowment Seal of Distinction in 2013 and has received generous support from the Call of Duty Endowment for each subsequent year.
CASY works with over 1,000 corporations, 1,958 small and mid-size businesses nationwide, and 186 trade associations within our direct placement assistance program. Private sector partners like Swift Transportation, Boeing, Huntington Ingalls, and Aetna have been supportive in hiring veterans into more than just entry level positions. CASY’s employer partners respect the experience and qualifications that veterans bring to the table. The average starting salary for the veterans in CASY’s program in 2016 is $69,000.00. Public partnerships with the National Guard, Soldier for Life, Marine for Life, and Army Reserve, as well as the Veterans Administration, and many others have helped CASY force multiply efforts and serve a greater part of the military and veteran community, meeting not only employment needs, but also additional needs these individuals may have.
Regarding their commitment to the military and Veteran communities, Senior Executive Vice President Stacy Bayton, a USMC and US Coast Guard veteran explained, “Our team is never too busy to help an applicant, and we meet each and every applicant where they are in the process. If you are a military member or Veteran who needs employment assistance, a CASY Employment Specialist is just a phone call away.”