Vice President Biden and Secretary Perez Visit Successful On-The-Job-Training in New Hampshire
(March 25, 2014)
(left to right) U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, XMA Corp President Marc Smith, Vice President Joseph Biden, and N.H. Gov. Maggie Hassan listen to Brian Alexander, a design engineer, who got his job with XMA Corp through the on-the-job training program made available to him through N.H. Works, the local American Job Center partner.
Secretary Perez meets with employees of XMA Corp in Manchester, N.H., on March 25. XMA Corp. has participated in on-the-job training programs that have helped many unemployed workers learn valuable skills while earning a paycheck.
N.H. Gov. Maggie Hassan leads Vice President Biden and Secretary Perez on a tour of XMA Corp. to greet employees of the company.
Secretary Perez (center) and Vice President Biden look at promotional material during a visit to XMA Corp in Manchester, N.H., as XMA President Marc Smith looks on.
Vice President Biden addresses staff at NH Works, the local American Job Center in Nashua, N.H. Secretary Perez (left) and N.H. Gov. Maggie Hassan (right) joined Biden on this trip to highlight successful workforce training programs like NH Works' on-the-job training initiative. After getting laid off, Elizabeth Lafontaine (far left), utilized NH Works' on-the-job training program to land a new job in the financial sector.
Secretary Perez looks on as Elizabeth Lafontaine talks about her experience getting laid off and working with NH Works' on-the-job training program to land a new job in the financial sector.
Secretary Perez listens as Vice President Biden talks about the importance of scale up innovative workforce training models like the on-the-job training program developed by NH Works in Nashua, N.H.