Heritage Business Services
2012 Business Appreciation Reception
Heritage Industries is a non-profit organization founded in 1958 to provide vocational training and opportunities for adults with disabilities. We are a business alternative for companies that want excellent work at competitive prices.
Recently honored by Northeast Arc as Employer of the Year at our Business Awards Ceremony, Petco was so thrilled, they published the following Article and sent it out nationwide to all of their stores!
... In June 2010,
GM Angela Rossi had an opening for a sales associate. Among candidates who showed up to
interview was Nicole Amelio. Except for Nicole, who is deaf, also brought along her job aide
from Northeast Arc. “Nicole really wanted to work with animals. We hired her and she’s been
doing really well with us for a couple years now.” Earlier this year Angela received a phone
call from Northeast Arc. “They told us we were chosen as Employer of the Year and I was
totally surprised and very honored.” she said. “Nicole had been a great addition to our team
and I know for
myself and the rest of the team how rewarding it is to work with different types of people and
it’s great to have that recognized not only within our team, but also within the community.“... Full Article Here >