Army Reserve Joins with Schneider National, Inc.
in Ground-Breaking Employer Partnership
Unique Agreement is first of its kind for Wisconsin
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Army Reserve and Schneider National, Inc., will host an official signing ceremony on Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, at 10 a.m. to launch an innovative new partnership that will allow both organizations to recruit, train and employ those interested in serving the Nation and pursuing a profession in the transportation and logistics industry.
WHAT: Schneider National, Inc., North America’s largest truckload carrier, is joining the Army Reserve as an Employer Partner. The one-of-a-kind Employer Partnership Initiative created by the Army Reserve seeks to formalize the relationship between the Army Reserve and patriotic employers who are drawing from and using the same dynamic workforce.
WHEN: Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, 10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: Schneider National Corporate Business Center
3101 South Packerland Drive
Green Bay, Wis.
WHO: * Lt. Gen. Jack C. Stultz, Chief, U.S. Army Reserve, and Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command
* Tim Fliss, EVP Human Resources, Schneider National, Inc.
* Mike Hinz, Soldier-Employee, Global Business General Manager, Schneider National, Inc.
Note to Editors: Press release to follow; Event interviews with Lt. Gen. Jack C. Stultz can be scheduled in advance by contacting Ms. Evelyn Jutte, U.S. Army Reserve, 703-601-0613, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Janet Bonkowski, Schneider National Inc., 920-592-2865, email@example.com, to interview Tim Fliss, EVP Human Resources, Schneider National, Inc.
Additional photo opportunities: Following the signing ceremony, Lt. Gen. Stultz will participate in a special “Sound the Horn” salute inside the company’s Corporate Business Center, followed by his departure in Schneider’s 2008 Ride of Pride (a military-themed truck) from the company’s headquarters.