What are the Vetty Awards? The Vetty Awards ceremony is hosted once a year, where people and organizations come together to recognize those who serve the veteran community through special projects, charities, leadership and more. The Awards are hosted by The Academy of United States Veterans Foundation, which is a non-profit organization promoting and recognizing veterans’ projects to educate the public on their value. The organization also encourages a unified veterans community.
Previous winners of Vetty Awards include CNN Anchor and Chief Washington Correspondent Jake Tapper, Executive Director of Independence Fund, Sarah Verado, Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs, Inc. See the full list of previous winners here!
Bob Eskridge’s Vetty Award nomination is in the Leadership category, in which the award is given to an individual whose leadership efforts has earned great credibility within the veteran community through his or her ability to innovate, create and collaborate.
In January 2019, the Vettys will host their 4th annual event at the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Eskridge & Associates was founded by Bob Eskridge in 2002 as a service disabled, veteran-owned small business that focuses on the placement of physicians on a direct basis nationwide. In 2005, the business expanded to include contract and locum tenens staffing, many placements of which include Veterans Affairs medical centers, clinics, US Army posts and many other clinics and hospitals.
Eskridge & Associates aims to help candidates and hiring managers meet hiring needs and achieve career goals. Bob Eskridge is also a Certified Personal Consultant, Certified Temporary Staffing Specialist, a Certified Physician Recruiter, and a Certified Employee Retention Specialist through the National Association of Personnel Services.