San Diego August 26, 2014 - Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading National Security Solutions provider, is pleased to announce that it won Hire A Patriot's 2014 "Above and Beyond the Call of Duty" Award. The award is given to the employer that has exhibited the highest dedication and support of active military, veterans and their families. Kratos has been a key supporter of Hire A Patriot and its career fairs for veterans over the past three years.
Marc Shapiro, Kratos' Vice President of Human Resources, who accepted the award on behalf of Kratos, said, "Kratos is very proud of its history of supporting veterans and their families throughout the United States, whether by hiring veterans, supporting their families, or sponsoring or donating to many worthwhile veterans' organizations. We continue to be a prime sponsor of the annual San Diego Veterans Day parade, received honors from the State of California for our high level of support for the Guard and Reserve and were awarded the Meritorious Support of Veterans Award from the Veteran's Museum & Memorial Center. I am honored to accept the 2014 Hire A Patriot Award on Kratos' behalf."