Walmart announced it has achieved a hiring goal set in 2013 of hiring 250,000 new veteran associates by 2020.
In Oklahoma, Walmart has hired more than 7,800 veterans in Oklahoma. This initiative is part of the Veterans Welcome home Commitment.
Apress released said in part,
“We’re proud of our ability to present opportunities to the talented service members who’ve honorably served our country,” said Brynt Parmeter, senior director for Walmart Military Programs.
“As we look ahead, we will find new ways to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful futures through employment, entrepreneurship, learning, and health and wellness initiatives.”