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Exemplary Employer award recognition

Delleney Love (second from left), Certified Technology Expert, and Mark Williamson (center), Service Director, from Love Automotive in Columbia, receive the SCVRA Exemplary Employer Award from Rita Artemus, Lexington Area Supervisor (left); Nasser Sartip, Vocational ACE; and Dr. Roxzanne Breland (right), Chair of the SC State Agency of Vocational Rehabilitation.

Love Chevrolet in Columbia received VR’s Exemplary Employer award at the SCVRA annual meeting on October 27.

Love Chevrolet has been an indispensable partner to VR for more than 18 years. It has a long history of providing valuable training experiences to VR clients, including job tryouts, trial work experiences, job shadowing and on-the-job training. Over the years Love has hired more than 65 VR clients in various positions such as cashiers, customer service representatives, business development, housekeeping, lube technicians, sales, maintenance, and information technology. These positions offer competitive salaries, benefits and exceptional opportunities for advancement within the organization.

In addition to training and hiring Love’s management has participated in numerous VR events, including open houses, Disability Mentoring Day, and local area job fairs.

Watch the 2016 Exemplary Employer Award video.