AUSTIN – The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced a northeast Texas firm is one of the finalists for the 2012 Texas Workforce Solutions Employer of the Year Award. Among the finalists is Priefert Mfg. Co. Inc. of Mt. Pleasant.
The five finalists were chosen from 28 private-sector employers nominated for contributions to their community’s workforce through innovation and collaboration with the Texas workforce system. The nominated employers support TWC’s mission of ensuring that both employers and workers have the resources and skills needed to help the state of Texas remain competitive in the 21st century.
Other finalists are Champion Cooler Corporation of Denison, Mouser Electronics Inc. of Mansfield, Nabors of Midland and Walgreens Distribution Center in Waxahachie. The winner of this year’s award will be announced at the 16th Annual Texas Workforce Conference Employer Award Luncheon to be held at the Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center in Grapevine on Thursday, November 29.