FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News Release Contact: Barbara Foley, Senior Director Special Events & Community Relations, Junior Achievement of Northern New England 781-373-1170 firstname.lastname@example.org
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND ANNOUNCES THE 2015 JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BUSINESS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
12-12-14 (WALTHAM, MA) - Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE) will 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.
2014 Inductees include:
William K. Bacic, New England Managing Partner, Deloitte LLP
Liberty Mutual Insurance
“We are proud to honor the dedicated work of Bill Bacic of Deloitte, McGladrey LLP, Liberty Mutual Insurance and UPS as they are outstanding examples of steadfast commitment to community, and tremendous success within their industries,” said Emily Neill, 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.
For the 2013-2014 school year, Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE) implemented 1,768 programs throughout 266 schools and after-school sites, reaching over 41,000 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, and reaching optimal students within its territory. All programs are provided at no cost to school and organizations. JANNE is a non-profit 501(c) 3 charity and is supported by corporations, individuals, foundations and special events.