Episode 66: Brandon Bunch, Founder Hire Our Hero, Marine Vet, First Responder

Brandon Bunch, Marine Veteran Entrepreneur, Founder Hire Our Hero

Brandon Bunch, Marine Veteran Entrepreneur, Founder Hire Our Hero

Marine Corps Veteran Entrepreneur

Brandon Bunch is the founder of Hire Our Hero. His companies’ mission is provide a localized database of trusted Veterans and First Responders ready to help Consumers with their projects, offering everything from home repair to fitness instruction.

Brandon grew up in South Texas. After graduating from high school, he played college football for a year and a half. In 2000, he enlisted in the Marine Corps as an Infantryman. He deployed twice to Iraq during his four years in the Marines.

After leaving the Marines, Brandon became a Firefighter and Paramedic. He came up with the idea for Hire Our Hero while attending the EBV program at Texas A&M. Brandon later reached out to the Business School at Texas A&M and was able to get free help from MBA students.

Brandon had this quote in regards to seeking advice:

Don’t ever be afraid to ask…get with someone is already doing good things in your industry

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Episode 62: Craig Cummings, Co-Founder RideScout, Investor, Army Veteran

Craig Cummings, Co-Founder RideScout, Army Veteran

Craig Cummings is the Co-Founder of APX Labs, BTS Software Solutions, and RideScout (I interviewed Co-Founder Joseph Kopser in Episode 13). He is also an investor in multiple companies to include Betamore, Bitium, and ID.me (I interviewed CEO Blake … [Continue reading]

Episode 61: Melissa Washington, Navy Veteran, Business Owner, Speaker, Author

Melissa Washington, Founder SmartNet Strategies, Navy Veteran

Melissa Washington is the founder of SmartNet Strategies. Her focus in on speaking and workshops around LinkedIn and job search. She is also the author of the book Get Back To Work (she has a special veterans discount). Melissa grew up in … [Continue reading]

Episode 60: Nick Baucom, Marine Corps Veteran, Founder and President of Two Marines Moving

Nick Baucom, Marine Veteran, Founder Two Marines Moving

Nick Baucom is the Founder and President of Two Marines Moving. Nick founded Two Marines Moving on November 10th, 2008, which is the United States Marine Corps Birthday. His company primarily employs veterans and offers a variety of moving services … [Continue reading]

Episode 57:Brad Harrison, Army Veteran, Founder and Managing Partner of Scout Ventures

Brad Harrison, Founder Scout Ventures, Army Veteran

Brad Harrison is the Founder and Managing Partner of Scout Ventures. Scout Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm focused on media, tech, and entertainment. Brad grew up in New York to entrepreneurial parents. He attended West Point were … [Continue reading]