Verizon Wireless Backs National Guard and Reserve

The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense agency, announced Monday that three New Jersey employers have been selected as semifinalists for the 2012 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, including the Basking Ridge-based Verizon Wireless division of Verizon Co.

The Freedom Award is the highest recognition given by the DoD to employers for exceptional support of their National Guard and Reserve employees.

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