Episode 68: From The Army To Tech Entrepreneur

10 Minutes With Joseph Kopser, Co-Founder Ridescout

10 Minutes With Joseph Kopser, Co-Founder Ridescout


This is a brief of a full length interview with Joseph Kopser, Co-Founder of RideScout. He was featured in Episode 13, and his Co-Founder Craig Cummings was featured in Episode 62.

In this brief we cover:

  • Joseph’s Background
  • His experience in Iraq as an Army Officer
  • The parallels between serving and entrepreneurship
  • Mentorship
  • The challenges of entrepreneurship
  • The power of networks
  • His advice for aspiring entrepreneurs

I am experimenting with publishing interviews in full and also editing to a shorter format. I am interested in hearing your feedback. Do you like getting a condensed version of an interview ? (I will continue to do full length interviews). What do you like about it? What do you dis-like about it? Let me know your thoughts in the comments or email me: Scott at CommandYourBusiness.com.

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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]