The California Employer Advisory Council Veterans’ Committee was formed in 1984 to act as an advocate for the employment of veterans in conjunction with the CEAC and the California Employment Development Department.

2019 California Employer Advisory Council Veterans Employer of the Year Awards

The California Employer Advisory Council (CEAC) Veterans Employer of the Year Awards recognize employers who consistently demonstrate positive policies toward U.S. veterans in hiring and promotion, as well as through employee retention efforts, ongoing training, and benefits.

Eligibility for a 2019 Veterans Employer of the Year Award is limited to California employers who are in compliance with all national, state, and local laws, and who are in good standing with the State of California. Individuals, agencies, or organizations are encouraged to submit a nomination with the signed permission of the nominated employer. Employers may also nominate themselves.

Employer winners will be notified in April 2019 and honored at the 2019 CEAC Conference during the CEAC Veterans Employer of the Year Awards ceremony.

Nomination Form: View and fill-in the employer nomination form to nominate an employer.

Ceremony Information

The ceremony will be held at the Monterey Tides Hotel in Monterey, California.

Nomination Form

Nomination Form: View and fill-in the employer nomination form to nominate an employer.

Additional Information

For more information, you can:

Review the 2019 CEAC Veterans Employer of the Year Awards Flyer.

  • Call the CEAC Veterans Committee chairperson at 1-562-728-7375 or the Employment Development Department’s Marketing and Brand Management Office at 1-916-654-7153.