HOUSTON, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Wednesday May 31st, 2017 Memorial Day gives us an opportunity to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving our nation, and Houston companies like ABACUS Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical work hard to honor military members and veterans 365 days a year. For many members of the military, leaving the armed services can be a difficult transition. Some find it exciting to have newfound freedom and opportunity, but many feel lost and unsure about what do next.

Every day, 22 veterans commit suicide, citing the inability to transition into real life. National programs like ‘Retail Ready‘ partner with companies like ABACUS by training vets to be HVAC-certified, giving them an opportunity for a new career. These are competitive, high-paying HVAC careers that will help them build a new life.

ABACUS recently videoed some of these great veterans (see attached) more videos can be seen on the FB page.

«Our veterans tell us time and time again that they take great pride in being independent, a provider for their family, and most importantly not needing handouts or charity,» said ABACUS HVAC hiring manager Mr. David Sosa. «I am proud to work for a company that works hard to hire our nation’s veterans, and I’m excited to say we are now hoping to hire as many as we can.»

If you know a veteran who wants a new career or is need of change, contact Mr. Sosa at (713) 812-7070.

To interview ABACUS staff or hiring manager to share these compelling stories with our community contact Michelle Lamont 214-228-9135 [email protected]

About Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical

Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical is a full service residential contractor that has been serving the greater Houston area since 2003. Abacus is a member of the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce and has an A+ rating on the Better Business Bureau of Houston. Abacus is licensed and insured and offers 24/7 emergency service. To learn more about Abacus Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electrical, visit www.abacusplumbing.net or call (713) 812-7070. License Numbers: ALAN O’NEILL M-20628 | TACLB 49330E | TECL 30557

Retail Ready

Retail Ready Career Center believes for its students to be successful and able to make a return on their education investment. The education received should not be theory based but application based. Our passionate pursuit of providing veterans with in-demand marketable skills will provide valuable education in the shortest amount of time and least amount of life disruption possible. The faculty of the Retail Ready Career Center will passionately pursue and execute the most effective and time efficient methods for its graduates to be successful in their careers. For more information contact http://www.rrcfuture.com/

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