On October 5th, ACP was joined by The Home Depot for a LinkedIn Live. The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement retailer with approximately 500,000 orange-blooded associates and 2,300 stores in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. The Home Depot is a Fortune Top 20 company, employs 35,000 Veterans and Military Spouses, and was named one of The Best Employers for Veterans by Forbes Magazine in 2021.
Our panelists Haley Weaver, Sr. Manager of Military Relations, and Gabriel Soltero, Program Manager, Military Relations discussed why 35,000 Veterans and Military Spouses have chosen to further their careers with the company. They shared insights on navigating a successful career transition through their Military Fellowship Program, highlighting opportunities for Military Spouses, and sharing why The Home Depot is the best place to work for members of the military community. The event concluded with a live Q&A session with the virtual audience.