AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals

Nominated by a district sales manager in Marlboro, New Jersey, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals was selected as a Freedom Award recipient for its outstanding support which includes providing National Guard and Reserve employees differential pay between their military pay and AstraZeneca salary during deployments; continuing employee medical benefits during deployments; company-wide recognition from senior leadership; and creating Military Support Employee Network Group and assigning a Family Support Coordinator to each family of deployed employees. AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals has received numerous ESGR state awards for their support for National Guard and Reserve employees including several Patriot Awards, the Above and Beyond Award and the Pro Patria Award.