ATLANTA, May 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced that it has partnered with the Veteran Jobs Mission to help veterans and military spouses and partners find and to keep a job.
CMG has joined a coalition of businesses to help ensure that current and former service members and their spouses and partners are part of longer-term talent strategies.
“We are extremely excited about CMG’s new partnership with VJM,” said Paul Curran, executive vice president of television for CMG. “Our service members and their families have given so much to their country, and it aligns with CMG’s values that we are doing everything we can to help this talented and experienced group find the jobs they want. It’s good for business and, above all, it is good for our veterans.
The Veteran Jobs Mission has partnerships with companies in virtually every sector of the US economy. This coalition has collectively helped hire more than 750,000 veterans and spouses.
“When JPMorgan Chase joined with several other companies to form the Veteran Jobs Mission 10 years ago, we couldn’t have imagined it would have grown the way it has today,” said Mark Elliott, global head of military and veterans affairs for JPMorgan Chase. . “CMG’s dedication to VJM’s commitment to hire 2 million vets and 200,000 spouses and partners proves that when we come together, we can help change the lives of our vets and their communities.”
Beyond its continued search for top military talent, CMG will join the coalition with an increased focus on veteran retention and career development.
The Veteran Jobs Mission is recognized as a premier organization that provides members with the opportunity to network with like-minded organizations and impactful thought leaders.
About Cox Media Group
CMG Media Corporation (d/b/a Cox Media Group) is an industry-leading media company with unrivaled brands, award-winning content and exceptional people. CMG provides valuable local content to viewers in the communities in which it serves. The Company’s operations primarily include 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 53 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG’s portfolio includes major ABC affiliates, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several high-value independent and news channels. In addition, the company also offers a full range of national, regional, local and digital advertising services with GCM local solutions, CoxReps and Range. For more information about CMG, visit www.coxmediagroup.com.