Video Series Follows Veteran Entrepreneurs Participating In Competition

Hiring America – the nations only television program geared to military veterans – has partnered with Wells Fargo and Co to produce a two-part video series showcasing a veterans “pitch” competition. Each vet presents their entrepreneurial concept to a panel of business executives – winners receive cash prizes. Bunker Labs – a non-profit organization with a mission of ensuring the military connected community has the network tools they need to start successful ventures – hosts the tour.

Nov 10th, 2020 – Wells Fargo Co. and Hiring America have collaberated to produce a two-part television series showcasing a veteran entrepreneurial competition tour hosted by Bunker Labs – a non-profit helping veterans “get started” and build their own businesses through focused support.

The “tour” – held in cities across the U.S. – builds connections between the veteran and business community. Dedicated to assisting transitioning veterans and their families, Hiring America will be airing the programs on their network of 200+ TV stations across the nation in January. It also can be viewed on Bunker Labs is known for connecting local and nationwide ecosystems to support to support the military community in their entrepreneurial journey.

“Entrepreneurs from the military connected community were made for this moment,” observed Blake Hogan, CEO of Bunker Labs and Marine Veteran. “They are ready to lead the charge to build successful companies, create jobs, and contribute to their local communities, he said. “Efforts like this video series are an inspiring example of the entrepreneurial spirit. We are thankful to Well Fargo for highlighting these innovators and look forward to telling their stories of those who follow in their footsteps.”

The “Journey to the Muster” series will feature three veteran entrepreneurs:

• Richard Brinn, Tacoma, WA, a Navy veteran and the executive project director  of Revolution Agriculture – a concept for “farmless agriculture” and growing crops in “micro farm” structures anywhere in the world.

• Melanie Murphy, Los Angeles, CA, a U.S. Army veteran and the founder of “You, Me, Mine” – an egg donar database that has amassed 6,000 potential candidates and 200+ recipients to support women with infertility.

• Gabi Monterrso, San Francisco, CA, a military spouse who created “X Landing”, a specialized transportation service for military personnel, their families an more, who have special security needs entering and leaving miliary bases.

“Supporting military talent, veteran owned businesses and innovators is a priority for us at Wells Fargo,” said Sean Passmore, head of Enterprise Military & Veteran Initiatives at the company. “We are very proud to present this series in collaboration with Hiring American and Bunker Labs, which showcases a purpose driven career path for veterans and military spouses, post service and provides inspiration for the next generation of veteran entrepreneurs.”

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