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OSD Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

Artel is proud to announce that three members of its management team have received the Office of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriot Award. Service members may nominate employers “for contributing to National Security and protecting liberty and freedom by supporting employee participation in America’s National Guard and Reserve force.”

Retired U.S. Marine and current National Guard volunteer Patrick J. O’Connor visited Artel on September 24, 2018 to present the following individuals with this prestigious honor:

  • Phil Nesbitt – Vice President of Business Strategy & Development
  • Jimmy Hogendobler – Director of Terrestrial Solutions Capture & Architect
  • Jim Kubisch – Director of Human Resources, Security & Facilities, Facility Security Officer

Artel extends a special note of thanks to Ashis Roy, both for submitting the nominations and for his ongoing service to our country.

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