What company have you worked with in the past year that deserves to be recognized for its efforts in workforce development? Now is your chance to help that company get the recognition it deserves.

Through January 11, Workforce Southwest Washington (WSW) is accepting nominations of Cowlitz and Wahkiakum businesses for one of two awards:

  • Innovation in Workforce Development: This business has demonstrated strong commitment to help youth and adults develop professional and technical skills to find jobs through the creation of innovative workforce opportunities including internships, career-related learning experiences, mentoring, apprenticeship and/or participation in workforce events such as Manufacturing Day and/or the Youth Employment Summit.
  • Excellence in Building Workforce Partnerships: This business has demonstrated strong engagement and investment in the community through the development of partnerships with community-based organizations, nonprofits, community colleges, other businesses and/or workforce entities to create employment and career-pathway opportunities for youth and adult job seekers.

Click here to download the Business Awards Nominations & Guidelines Form 2018

Awards will be presented during WSW’s board meeting on March 13. Click here for the meeting time and location.

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