October 7, 2021 by OLDHAM GOODWIN
BRYAN, TEXAS — Oldham Goodwin Group received the Workforce Solutions of Brazos Valley Large Employer of the Year Award at a luncheon held on September 16, 2021. The award honors employers that display an outstanding partnership with Workforce Solutions in building local economic and workforce capacity.
“Actively recognizing and filling a need within the community has always been at the core of our values,” said Jennifer Selsted with the Oldham Goodwin Human Resources. “We strive to not only be a good business partner but to also engage in local outreach as often as we are able. Helping to provide real-world, on-the-job skills for individuals with disabilities and those looking to pivot within their career has been mutually beneficial to our Oldham Goodwin properties and those in our community.”
Jennifer Selsted, Oldham Goodwin Human Resources
Oldham Goodwin was nominated by Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley for their contribution to our community’s workforce and continued collaboration with the workforce center system. Oldham Goodwin actively participated as a worksite for Summer Earn & Learn program by providing employment opportunities to individuals with disabilities. In addition, they participated in a variety of hiring events and programs organized by Workforce Solutions to provide employment opportunities to residents of the communities they serve.
“A skilled workforce is essential to our day-to-day business,” said Hunter Goodwin, Oldham Goodwin President & COO. “With the innovative hiring approach through Workforce Solutions, we have been able to tap into a new market and provide exciting employment opportunities to individuals we otherwise may not have connected with – something that is needed now more than ever.”
Hunter Goodwin, Oldham Goodwin President & COO
The Local Employer Award of Excellence honors one private-sector employer in each local workforce development area whose efforts and initiatives, in relationship with the Texas workforce system, had a positive effect on other employers, workers, and the community. Oldham Goodwin uses an innovative approach in meeting their workforce needs by offering individuals with barriers and youth with disabilities an opportunity to enter the labor force.
About Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley
The mission of the Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley is to provide an exceptional, customer-focused, and continually-improving workforce development system in the Brazos Valley region that exceeds customer expectations and enhances the availability of skilled, productive workers that exceeds customer expectations and enhances the availability of skilled, productive workers that supports the Region’s overall education and economic development strategy. The Region consists of seven counties; Brazos, Washington, Burleson, Leon, Madison, Grimes and Robertson.
About Oldham Goodwin Group, LLC
Oldham Goodwin Group, LLC is a fully-integrated commercial real estate investment, brokerage, development, and management company that specializes in hotel, multi-family, and commercial properties throughout the state of Texas. Our highly skilled professionals work together as a team to provide clients with accessible and reliable results in the real estate sector. Strategically headquartered within the heart of the Texas Triangle in Bryan/College Station, Oldham Goodwin has additional offices to serve the Houston, San Antonio/Austin, Waco/Temple/Killeen, and Dallas/Fort Worth markets.