Appleton, WI – U.S. Venture, Inc., a leading company headquartered in Wisconsin, and Semper Forward, a renowned for-profit organization dedicated to supporting veterans and military personnel, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership aimed at fostering military talent attraction and promoting diversity and inclusion in the workforce.
Under this exciting collaboration, U.S. Venture, Inc. and Semper Forward will pool their resources and expertise to identify and engage military veterans and service members seeking civilian career opportunities. By leveraging Semper Forward’s extensive network and experience in the transitioning military and veteran community, U.S. Venture, Inc. aims to tap into a pool of highly skilled and motivated individuals who bring valuable skills and experiences to the table.
“We are thrilled to join forces on this crucial initiative,” says Lori Hoersch, Chief People Officer at U.S. Venture, Inc. “Military veterans possess exceptional leadership qualities, adaptability, and dedication that make them valuable assets to any organization. With this partnership, we are excited to open doors for these talented individuals and welcome them to the U.S. Venture, Inc. family.”
As part of its commitment to supporting veterans and active-duty military members, U.S. Venture, Inc. has established the Veteran Employee Resource Group (ERG) called Service Ventures. The Service Ventures ERG is dedicated to creating a supportive environment for military veterans within the organization and providing them with growth opportunities. This group will play a pivotal role in assisting incoming military talent, offering mentorship and guidance to ease their transition into civilian corporate life.
“We believe this partnership with U.S. Venture, Inc. will create incredible opportunities for transitioning military families and veterans seeking meaningful careers outside of the military,” says Steve Janke, Founder and CEO. “Semper Forward is excited to collaborate with U.S. Venture, Inc. in this endeavor, and we look forward to contributing to the success of veterans as they embark on new professional journeys.”
U.S. Venture, Inc. and Semper Forward share a common vision of empowering veterans and providing them with a supportive and inclusive work environment. This partnership represents a significant step towards fulfilling that vision and making a lasting impact on the lives of veterans and their families.
About U.S. Venture, Inc.
For over 70 years, U.S. Venture, Inc., Inc. has been recognized as an innovative leader in the distribution of renewable and traditional energy products, lubricants, tires, parts, and using data-driven insights to manage energy and information in the global movement of goods. U.S. Venture, Inc. delivers creative, sustainable solutions that give their customers a competitive edge, and enable the company to support the communities in which they live, work, and play. Through the values lived by their family of brands, U.S. EnergyTM, U.S. AutoForce, Max Finkelstein, LLC, Breakthrough®, U.S. Lubricants, U.S. Petroleum Equipment, and IGEN®, U.S. Venture, Inc. seeks new ways to drive business success while being steadfast in its commitment to making the world a better place.