Approximately 8% of veterans find themselves unemployed, according to the most recent jobs report from the U.S. Department of Labor. This winter, national optical retailer Eyemart Express is teaming up with the U.S. Army’s Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) to reduce this statistic. The program guarantees soldiers a job interview for potential employment at the optical retailer’s 223 stores across the country.
“We are proud to be a veteran-friendly company and we value the skills and experiences veterans bring to the optical industry,” said Gianna Venturi, Eyemart Express Chief People Officer. “When veterans become Eyemart associates, they are trained in a