FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News Release Contact: Kerry Bedard, President Junior Achievement of Northern New England 781-373-1170 email@example.com
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND ANNOUNCES THE 2015 JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BUSINESS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Waltham, MA (3/9/15) – Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE) will welcome Governor Charlie Baker as Guest Speaker and honor its 2015 Business Hall of Fame Inductees at a dinner celebration on March 11, 2015 at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel. In its 11th year, the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame recognizes companies and individuals that embody outstanding citizenship while furthering Junior Achievement’s mission of teaching students about financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit janewengland.org.
2015 Inductees include:
William K. Bacic, New England Managing Partner, Deloitte Services LP
Liberty Mutual Insurance
“We are proud to honor the dedicated work of Deloitte’s Bill Bacic, McGladrey LLP, Liberty Mutual Insurance and UPS as they are outstanding examples of steadfast commitment to community, and tremendous success within their industries,” said Kerry Bedard, President of Junior Achievement of Northern New England.
The inductee selection process was developed and administered by the Institute for High Performance team based at Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company.
The nominations were independently evaluated and scored by the members of the selection committee who reviewed each application against specific indicative criteria including: excellence within its industry and active and substantiated support of the community.
About Junior Achievement of Northern New England
During the 2013-2014 school year, JANNE implemented 1,768 programs at 266 schools, corporate or after-school sites, reaching close to 42,000 youth through the efforts of over 2,200 trained volunteers. Serving students in nine Massachusetts counties and the entire state of New Hampshire, JANNE focuses on impacting “at risk” youth. All JANNE programs are provided at no cost to schools, parents, or the youth we serve. JANNE is a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is financially supported by corporations, individuals, foundations and special events. For more information, please visit janewengland.org.