Recognition

exceptional recognition for
setting workforce standards

Over the past decade, several of the practices and programs we’ve introduced are now systemwide standards and replicated nationally. Our formula for success has resulted in notable programs like Scholars at Work and garnered national recognition for excellence and innovation by the United States Department of Labor, government councils and workforce development organizations across the nation.

“Grant Associates is well managed, effective, and they hire smart people. Their workforce development initiatives are high quality .” 

John Twomey, workforce consultant and former president, National Workforce Association

“We have raised the bar in Detroit, and the DMS story is certainly a tribute to the dynamic 18-month partnership we have established with Grant Associates.”

Pamela Moore, President and CEO
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation
2014

I’m very proud that when we looked around the nation and saw who is doing better …we saw that Grant Associates was doing an incredible job and was really creating that national model.”

Cory Booker, New Jersey Senator and former mayor of Newark, NJ
Ribbon-cutting for Newark JOBS CONNECT
2013

“Through our partnership with Grant Associates …we’re making an important investment in our workforce system that will benefit both D.C. residents as well as D.C. businesses.”  

Vincent Gary, Mayor of Washington, D.C.
bi-weekly press briefing, January 29, 2013

“Grant Associates is a master at converting business expertise into jobs and opportunities for workforce customers.”

Marilyn Shea, Executive Director
New York City Workforce Investment Board,2004-2007
Regional Administrator, United States Department of Labor, 1997-2002

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