Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley has honored local employers as part of their annual meeting.
The Employer of the Year Award for 2007 went to West Corporation, along with the Employer Excellence Award for their impact on the Brazos Valley.
The 2007 Current Workforce Award went to Saint-Gobain Norpro. The honor goes to a private sector employer or employer consortium that helps local employers, their workers and the region with their creative approach to recruiting and retaining workers, as well as training them.
The Transitional Workforce Award for 2007 was given to Sanderson Farms. The honor is bestowed on an employer whose innovative methods results in workers achieving a high level of self-sufficiency once they've transitioned from unemployment.
R.E.C. Industries was honored with the 2007 Future Workforce Award, which goes annually to the employer that uses or creates innovative activities for schools, training providers and workforce education and development programs.
The awards were given out at the September 20th meeting.