October 2008

Halfaker to Receive Department of Defense Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Achievement Award

Halfaker and Associates to Receive Department of Defense Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Achievement AwardDoD SDVOSB Logo

The Department of Defense (DoD) has selected Halfaker and Associates, LLC (Halfaker) to receive theService-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Achievement Award. Out of numerous nominations, only the most exceptional service-disabled veteran-owned companies were selected. Halfaker will be formally recognized on November 17, 2008 at the SDVOSB Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Conference Center.

Halfaker's CEO Speaks About the Challenges Associated with Transitioning from the Military to the Civilian Workforce

The National Chamber Foundation held an event to educate interested businesses and organizations on how we can train and employ our veterans and their families as they transition back into the workforce and provide ongoing employment opportunities to our reservists and National Guard.   The event hosted members of the business and veteran's affairs community who are actively engaged in this issue and highlight their efforts. 

Local Firms, Halfaker and J.M. Waller, Raise Over $10,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project

On a beautiful, early October morning, over 165 runners and walkers, plus several enthusiastic volunteers and onlookers, combined to make the Run for Wounded Warriors at Burke Lake Park a great success.  The second annual 4.7 mile run/walk was organized by J. M. Waller Associates, Inc.