Release Date: May 5, 2010

Boldt Co. presented with Patriot Award

The Post-Crescent

The Boldt Co. of Appleton was presented a Patriot Award on Friday by the National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve through the Department of Defense.

The Patriot Award recognizes employers who support a strong National Guardand Reserve force. Boldt also received the award in 2003.

Joseph Lyons, a safety representative for the construction firm, was part of group that supplied ammunition to troops in Iraq. He has been with the Army reserve for 12 years

"We are proud of Joseph and all those who defend our country," Tom Boldt, chief executive officer, said. "It is our honor to recognize their service and it's our duty to support them while they are overseas."