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Sunbelt Rentals Earns 2024 Military Friendly® Employer Designation

This is the fourth consecutive time that the company has received this award.


FORT MILL, SC (November 16, 2023) – Sunbelt Rentals, a leader in the equipment rental industry, is pleased to announce it has earned recognition as a 2024 Military Friendly® Employer for the fourth consecutive year. Sunbelt Rentals received a Gold Designation, indicating that the company scored within 10% of the 10th-ranking employer in their category.

Military Friendly Employer, 2024 Gold

“It’s an incredible honor to receive this award,” says Shane McKenzie, director, Veterans Program, Sunbelt Rentals. “Our values include safety, action, teamwork, and innovation - all ideals shared by veterans. We pride ourselves in our work in aligning the skills that veterans gain during military service with a suitable position where they can thrive.”

As part of our commitment to support veterans, the Sunbelt Rentals Veterans Program was created to empower veterans to find a fulfilling workplace where they can enrich the culture and contribute to the “Power of Sunbelt”. Focusing on four key pillars of resources, recruitment, recognition, and retention, the program assists with challenges faced by our multinational veteran population. Today, greater than 10% of Sunbelt Rentals’ workforce is comprised of veterans.

“Organizations earning the Military Friendly Employers designation have wholeheartedly invested in comprehensive and impactful initiatives that bring about positive, life-changing results for our valued service members, dedicated military spouses, and esteemed veterans,” says Kayla Lopez, Senior Director of Military Partnerships, Military Friendly®. “We salute these exemplary employers who raise the bar and understand that hiring military personnel is not merely an act of goodwill but a testament to a standard that truly embodies sound business wisdom.”

Military Friendly® is the standard measured by VIQTORY, assessing an organization’s commitment, effort, and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefits for the military community. Over 1,500 organizations compete annually for Military Friendly® designation.

Sunbelt Rentals is continually seeking individuals who passionately served in military ranks to join our own. To learn about opportunities and apply at sunbeltrentals.com/careers.