PROVIDENCE – National Grid Rhode Island has been named a finalist for the 2018 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve announced this week.
Companies were nominated to recognize employers who provide the most outstanding support for their Guard and Reserve employees and is presented annually by the Secretary of Defense. Thirty companies were named finalists for 2018.
National Grid Rhode Island was nominated by the Army National Guard. It was the only company nominated in the state.
The 15 winners of the 2018 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award will be announced by mid-June.
To date, 250 employers have received the Employer Support Freedom Award since it was created in 1996.
Chris Bergenheim is the PBN web editor.