DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - Jan 23, 2013) - ENSERVCO Corporation (
NFVR, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization supported by a team of industry leaders in finance and energy, helps unemployed veterans transition back to civilian life and self-sufficiency. Founded in 2011, NFVR provides scholarships for training and job placement assistance to veterans seeking high-paying careers in the oil and gas sector. To date, NFVR has assisted nearly 100 unemployed veterans, who previously had no experience or access to the energy business, start new careers.
Rick Kasch, president and CFO of ENSERVCO, said, "The NFVR is performing a valuable service for America's unemployed veterans and the businesses that wish to hire them. As a rapidly growing Company, ENSERVCO is regularly seeking well-trained personnel to add to its expanding workforce. By partnering with the NFVR, we can offer skilled, well-paid positions to veterans seeking employment in the growing domestic energy industry. We are proud to participate in this worthwhile and mutually beneficial program."
NFVR founder Scot Cohen, Chairman of Petro River Oil Corp., said, "We are pleased that ENSERVCO's management has joined forces with NFVR to give our nation's heroes the support they need to transition back into civilian life. Working closely with partners like ENSERVCO, NFVR is able to support our veterans in their transition toward self-sustainability, a career and financial independence while playing a crucial role in leading our country toward economic and energy independence."
About the National Foundation for Veteran Redeployment Inc.
The National Foundation for Veteran Redeployment Inc. (NFVR) serves as a conduit for training, human resource networking, and financial support for U.S. veterans interested in career opportunities in the oil and gas industry. The foundation offers training, job placement and relocation funding to veterans nationwide. It sources veteran prospects from the military network, social media, and press outlets to reach prospective candidates. The Department of Veteran Affairs has reported that veterans aged 18 to 24 had a nearly 30 percent jobless rate in 2011 -- triple the national rate. NFVR is active on twitter (@nfvr), Facebook, and uses an application form on its website NFVR.org/get-started to welcome veteran candidates' resumes.
Through its various operating subsidiaries, ENSERVCO has rapidly emerged as one of the energy service industry's leading providers of hot oiling, acidizing, frac heating and fluid management services. The Company owns and operates a fleet of more than 245 specialized trucks, trailers, frac tanks and related well-site equipment. ENSERVCO operates in Colorado, Kansas, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Wyoming and West Virginia. ENSERVCO became a public company in July 2010 as a result of a merger transaction involving Aspen Exploration Corporation. Additional information about the Company is available at www.enservco.com.
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