90 Employers Honored For Supporting Employees In The Military


Guam- 90 employers who have employees serving in the Guam National Guard and Reserve were honored for their support Wednesday.

An awards ceremony was held at the outrigger hotel where numerous businesses and agencies were thanked by the Employer Support For The Guard And Reserve (ESGR). Employers were nominated by their employee for a “My Boss is a Patriot” award for their support and patronage to those serving in the military. Captain Jo Blas says they actually had 150 nominations, but 90 employers showed up.

“We like to work with the employers, you know, to create win-win, harmonious situations at their workplace” said Blas. “So, we have regular briefings. Our next one is on [January] 28. So , if anybody wants to attend, they are welcome to attend. They just need to give us a call.”

If you would like to nominate your employer for a Patriot Award, log on to www.esgr.mil .