PaYS Partners with The Fresh Market to Offer Fresh Start to Future Veterans

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 — The United States Army and Greensboro-based specialty grocer The Fresh Market are proud to announce a new partnership to support future veterans, which marks the 572nd partnership for the Army’s program Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS).

On Wednesday, March 2 at 11:00 a.m., The Fresh Market will welcome representatives from the Army Partnership for Youth Success to its headquarters in Greensboro, N.C. for a ceremony and presentation of the colors to honor this partnership.  United States Army Recruiting Command of the Raleigh Battalion, Lt. Col. Ted Hudson will be officiating the ceremony and administering the Oath of Enlistment.

 “We are pleased to partner with PaYS,” said Rick Anicetti, president and chief executive officer at The Fresh Market. “The Fresh Market has great respect for the men and women defending our country and will greatly benefit from the skills, experiences and strengths that our exceptionally talented veterans offer.”

Matt Argano, senior vice president of human resources at The Fresh Market, added, “We believe the diversity of job opportunities both within the corporate office and in the field will allow veterans to successfully transition into the civilian workforce and utilize their skills to excel.”

About U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success

The U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) Program is a strategic partnership between the US Army and a cross section of corporations, companies, and public sector agencies. The program provides America’s youth with an opportunity to serve their country while they prepare for their future. PaYS Partners guarantee Soldiers an interview and possible employment after the Army. This unique program is part of the Army’s effort to partner with America’s business community and reconnect America with its Army.