Yellow Corporation Wins 2023 Military Friendly® Employer Designation and NDTA Corporate Distinguished Service Award

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Trucking company LTL receives the Military Friendly® designation for the second year in a row.

Nashville, Tennessee, Nov. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Yellow Corporation (NASDAQ: YELL) has been awarded the Military Friendly Employer designation and also received the Corporate Distinguished Service Award from the National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA). Both awards recognize Yellow’s continued support of American military heroes and its focus on recruiting veterans.

Yellow was named a Military Friendly Employer for the second year in a row due to its efforts to create lasting and meaningful career paths, community awareness, brand enthusiasm and enduring partnerships that reach thresholds for applicants, retention of new recruits, and promotion of veterans and military employees. .

“Companies that earn the Military Friendly Employers designation raise the standard for military programs globally; they have invested in substantive programs that promote positive outcomes for military members, military spouses, and veterans within their organizations,” said Kayla Lopez, Director of Military Partnerships at Military Friendly. “For these employers, hiring the military is more than the right thing to do; it’s a standard that makes good business sense.

“It is an honor to once again be recognized as a military-friendly employer,” said Yellow CEO Darren Hawkins. “Our veterans programs are strong and we are expanding them every year. Our seasoned colleagues make us a better company and we are proud to have them on our team.

At the NDTA’s annual meeting in October, Yellow received the Corporate Distinguished Service Award for its support of the NDTA Foundation. The foundation strives to raise the necessary funds to award scholarships to high school or college students pursuing an education in logistics, transportation, or passenger transportation.

“Yellow has excelled at attracting military talent and will continue to set the bar high while striving to be the employer of choice for veterans and their families,” said Jason Schenkel, director of the military engagement program. of Yellow.

Yellow launched the Veteran Enrichment and Troop Support (VETS) Employee Resource Group in 2021 and is focused on recruiting, developing and supporting military veterans, retirees and reserve members and of the national guard. VETS continues to implement initiatives that contribute to an inclusive environment within our organization.

About Yellow Corp.

Yellow operates one of the largest and most comprehensive LTL and logistics networks in North America, providing customers with regional, national and international shipping services anywhere. Backed by a team of more than 30,000 transport professionals, Yellow’s flexible supply chain solutions and best-in-class expertise ensure the safe and timely delivery of industrial, commercial and retail goods for customers of all sizes. . Yellow’s main office is in Nashville, Tennessee, and is the holding company for a portfolio of LTL brands, including Holland, New Penn, Reddaway and YRC Freight, as well as the logistics company yellow logistics.

To learn more about Yellow and our services, visit monjaune.com.