Episode 35: Craig Candelore, Founder Honoring Our Troops, Army Veteran

Craig Candelore, Army Veteran, Founder Honoring Our Troops

Craig Candelore, Army Veteran, Founder Honoring Our Troops

Craig Candelore served for over 32 years of service in the United States Army on Active Duty and in the Reserves. Craig served in Operation Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is an attorney who owns his on practice and he is the founder of Honoring Our Troops.

Craig served in a variety of roles during his 32 years in the Army. He talks about how the skills he learned in the military prepared him to run his own law practice. After serving in Iraq, Craig returned was inspired to do something to help Veterans. He founded Honoring Our Troops initially to help Veterans with legal issues in San Diego. The mission has expanded, to include mentorship, employment, and most recently the Veteran Entrepreneur Today program which focuses on helping Veterans start and grow a business.

At the end of the day you have to have courage”

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Episode 32: Tom Morkes, Online Entrepreneur, Author, Publisher, Army Veteran

Veteran Entrepreneur (Vetrepreneur) Tom Morkes

Tom Morkes is an Iraq War Veteran who served as a U.S. Army Officer. He is the Founder and CEO of Insurgent Publishing and Co-Founder of HighSpeedLowDrag.org. He is the author of 3 books:  The Art of Instigating,2 Days With Seth Godin and The … [Continue reading]

Episode 31: Matt Theriault, Real Estate Investor, Author, USMC Veteran

Matt Theriault, Real Estate Investor, Entrepreneur, Author, USMC Veteran

Matt Theriault is a United States Marine Corps Veteran, Entrepreneur and Author. Matt grew up in California and talks about his decision to join the Marines after a failed attempt at college and a need to toughen himself up. His journey took him from … [Continue reading]

Episode 30: Tim Lawson, Founder Lawson Entertainment, Former U.S. Marine

Tim Lawson Veteran Empire Podcast Host, Former Marine

For Episode 30, I got a chance to sit down with a fellow Veteran Podcaster. Tim Lawson is the the founder of Lawson Entertainment and he is the host of the Veteran Empire Podcast. In the interview, Tim talks about how he battled cancer at a young age … [Continue reading]

Episode 29: Rorke Denver, U.S. Navy SEAL, New York Times Bestselling Author, Star of The Movie Act of Valor

Rorke Denver, Navy SEAL, New York Times Bestselling Author, Star of Act of Valor

I had the opportunity to interview Lieutenant Command Rorke Denver for Episode 29 (thanks to Jared Easley from Starve The Doubts for making this one possible). Rorke is a graduate of Syracuse University where he was an All American in Lacrosse. In … [Continue reading]

Episode 28: Mark L. Rockefeller, Co-Founder/CEO StreetShares, Air Force Veteran

Mark L. Rockefeller, Co-Founder and CEO StreetShares, Air Force Veteran

Mark Rockefeller is the is Co-Founder/CEO at StreetShares.com, a platform where select investors compete to invest in high-growth Veteran-owned and Main Street businesses. Mark grew up in Colorado Springs, CO and attended the University of … [Continue reading]

Being a Veteran Is Like Filing Your Taxes

Tax season is upon us. From now until April 15th, those of us in the U.S. will bombarded with commercials for tax preparation software and services. I was recently listening to one by H&R Block. The main point of the message was that Americans … [Continue reading]