Vets Biz Group Honors Cintas Sourcing
The National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA) recently named Cintas Corp. as one of its “2017 Best Corporations for Veteran’s Business Enterprises,” according to a news release.
This recognition honors businesses dedicated to supporting veteran-owned organizations. Cintas officials accepted their award at HeroZona, a week-long Veterans Day event that provides opportunities for direct access and exposure to contracting and programming specialists.
“Customers today expect businesses to support diverse suppliers, which is one of the many reasons why Cintas cultivates and maintains relationships with veteran-owned organizations,” said Pamela Brailsford, senior director of supplier diversity and sustainability for Cintas. “In addition to being a potential tipping point when securing new customers or retaining current ones, working with these businesses also gives us a valuable perspective to better serve the markets in which we do business.”
NaVOBA’s Vice President of Corporate Relations Laxmi (Mimi) Lohm, noted that “Cintas is one of NaVOBA’s most committed corporate allies and has demonstrated a clear dedication to veterans’ business enterprises. NaVOBA is proud to recognize Cintas Corporation as one of the best large companies for businesses owned by the women and men who have served our nation.” Click here for details.