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Winston-Salem's Industries for the Blind on 2013 Best Employers for Workers Over 50 List
posted at July 11, 2013 3:09 PM EDT
First: June 19, 2013
Last: October 18, 2013
|Yesterday, our office in North Carolina had a local recognition of an outstanding employer for older workers - Industries for the Blind. The company makes a variety of products for the U.S. government including helmet pads, parachutes and office supplies. More than 80 percent of their direct labor is performed by employees who are either blind or visually impaired. Read more about them in this NPR write-up of yesteday's event. Check them out If you are located in the Winston-Salem area and are looking for work.|