HR Advice for Veterans with Pat Udovich

HR Advice for Veterans with Pat Udovich

This week Joe is joined by Pat Udovich, the Chief Human Resources Officer for A. Duie Pyle, a family-owned transportation and logistics company. Pat has over thirty years of experience in the HR community. He shares how transitioning service members and Veterans can best prepare for entering the civilian job market and the importance of company culture. He discusses why the soft skills that Veterans bring to the job are an important asset to his company. Pat goes into detail about opportunities available for Veterans at A. Duie Pyle and their participation in the Skillbridge and P3 programs. To find out more about the employment opportunities at  A. Duie Pyle click here

About Our Guest 


Pat is a creative, results-oriented Senior Executive with over 30 years of experience dedicated to attracting, retaining, and motivating quality employees who create a competitive advantage for the business. Pat is the Chief Human Resources Officer for A. Duie Pyle, a family-owned business providing a range of integrated transportation and distribution solutions throughout the Northeast United States. Before joining Pyle, Pat was CHRO for Globus Medical, a publicly traded medical device manufacturer. Pat holds a B.S. in Environmental and Business Economics and a M.S. in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management, both from Rutgers University.He lives in Media, PA, with his wife Megan and has four children. Pat also enjoys Philly sports, traveling, hunting and fishing.


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