Volt Workforce Solutions Named 2011 Veterans Employer of the Year

California Employer Advisory Council Honors Volt's Commitment to Veteran Hiring

ORANGE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volt Workforce Solutions, the staffing business unit of Volt Information Sciences, Inc., today announced that it is a winner of the 2011 Veterans Employer of the Year award from the California Employer Advisory Council (CEAC). The CEAC Veterans Employer of the Year award recognizes employers who consistently demonstrate positive policies toward U.S. veterans in hiring and promotion, as well as through retention efforts, ongoing training, and benefits. Volt earned the award for its recruitment efforts and successful placement of veterans and disabled veterans at client facilities in Kern County.

"Volt's selection as Veterans Employer of the Year represents a strong collaboration with the local Employment Development Department in identifying veteran candidates who can fulfill our clients' talent requirements and improve the employment picture in our local communities," said Tom Daley, President of Volt Workforce Solutions.

Jerry Shaw, Executive Vice President and Co-Founder of Volt Information Sciences commented, "By assisting veterans, especially those with combat-related injuries, to achieve gainful employment, Volt is furthering its mission of leveraging the strong skills and training of our U.S. military veterans. I commend all our program team members and contingent employees in Kern County for delivering outstanding services to our clients and for achieving this recognition."

This year's CEAC Award winners will be honored in Sacramento at the 2011 CEAC Conference Veterans Awards Luncheon on May 13, 2011, attended by representatives of state government, business and veterans organizations from across California.

Founded in 1950, Volt delivers innovative talent, technology and consulting solutions, operating through an international network servicing North and South America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

About Volt Workforce Solutions

Volt Workforce Solutions is one of the world's largest recruitment organizations. A business unit of Volt Information Sciences, Inc. Volt Workforce Solutions delivers contingent/temporary professionals in all skill categories with a strategic focus on talent consulting, IT staffing management, managed service solutions, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), independent contractor management and payroll services. Professional recruiters, operating through servicing locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, assign hundreds of thousands of employees annually. Visit www.volt.com.

    Source: Volt Information Sciences, Inc.