HKY4Vets Talent Connect Partners are companies that get IT.

  • They understand the national landscape for top talent is ultra competitive
  • They understand the technical requirements for today's jobs are rising at an unprecedented rate
  • They understand they need LEARNERS, ACTIVE CONTRIBUTORS, and LEADERS to drive their companies forward and prepare them for an uncertain future
  • They understand it takes an engagement and partnership beyond their four walls to proactively solve problems

They know our nation's military forces and military families are the best among US and embody these abilities everyday through their sacrifice of service.


They know hiring a veteran or a military spouse is more "than just the right thing to do" and that hiring veterans and spouses drives business results.​

We are proud to work everyday in cooperation with these leading employment partners in our community.

How can we you next?



Not sure where to start or how we could best assist?
To best help you from here and understand you and your family's needs, we encourage you to take the 5-10 minutes to join our Career & Services Network via the button below.
This will help us as we seek to provide you with:
  • No-cost 1-on-1 transition coaching
  • Resume review and assistance
  • Connections to local and state resources to ensure a smooth transition
  • Local insight into living in the Hickory Metro
  • Peer networking & camaraderie


Want a great way to connect quickly and more directly with our HKY4Vets Talent Connect Partners, then jump right into our Virtual Engagement Center (VEC):

  • Always Open: With 24/7 accessibility, engage whenever inspiration strikes or when you have a quiet moment to reflect on your next move.
  • Simplicity at its Best: Dive right in! No registrations. No complicated sign-ups. Just straight-up information at your fingertips.
  • Content That Matters: Our content-driven booths are designed to give you meaningful insights.
  • Talk to The Right People: Use our "Leave a note" feature for direct communication with Hiring Managers.
  • Real Conversations in Real-Time: Real-time chats allow for immediate conversations fwith employers that have opted in to this feature.