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NAWB Selects 2017 National Leadership Award Winners

Washington, D.C.– The National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB), the membership organization and advocate for more than 550 workforce development boards (WDBs) nationwide and their network of American Job Centers, has announced the 2017 winners of its annual leadership awards, the WIOA Trailblazer Award and the W.O. Lawton Business Leadership Award.


Klein Tools Honored as Small Employer of the Year at Texas Workforce Conference

AUSTIN – Klein Tools Inc. of Mansfield was named Small Employer of the Year at the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) 20th Annual Texas Workforce Conference held Dec. 7-9 in Houston. Klein Tools was nominated by Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County (Tarrant) and chosen as the Small Employer of the Year from among three exemplary finalists, out of 22 small, private-sector employers nominated. All nominees were recognized for contributions to their community’s workforce through innovation and collaboration with their local Texas Workforce Solutions network partner.


Lockheed Martin Honored as Large Employer of the Year at Texas Workforce Conference 

AUSTIN – Lockheed Martin was named Large Employer of the Year at the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) 20th Annual Texas Workforce Conference held Dec. 7-9 in Houston. Lockheed Martin was nominated by Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County (Tarrant) and chosen as the Large Employer of the Year from among three exemplary finalists, out of 26 private-sector employers nominated. All nominees have 500 or more employees and were recognized for contributions to their community’s workforce through innovation and collaboration with their local Texas Workforce Solutions network partner. Lockheed Martin was also recognized with the Local Employer Award of Excellence for the Tarrant County area.

 

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CLC, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase team up to build Fort Worth’s workforce of tomorrow

FORT WORTH, Texas – May 8, 2017 — To spark greater economic opportunity for veterans and unemployed workers across North Texas, JPMorgan Chase will provide a $500,000 grant to CLC, Inc. for local workforce development efforts.