This Week at Capitol Post (May 29-June 1)

This Week at Capitol Post, May 29 – Jun 1st

 

First Off, Our Thank You’s!

 

Thanks to.

  • The Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment’s representatives from around Virginia who came to Capitol Post last week to share best practices and lessons learned.
  • The Warrior Scholar Project for conducting their offsite training all last week at Capitol Post. Check out some pictures from their week
  • The USAA Corporate Development team for stopping by Capitol Post to learn more about our companies.
  • WeWork’s new Veterans in Residence Director Todd Bowers who hosted a lunch and learn at the Dupont Circle location this past Thursday. A photo of our crew is here. More on the current Tribe below.

 

Donors.

  • A BIG thanks to Francis Hoang, Partner at FH+H and Chief Strategy Office for MAG, and leader in the veteran entrepreneur community for making a contribution to the Bunker Labs DC chapter at Capitol Post! France has been a huge supporter over the years and continues to pay it forward to veteran entrepreneurs throughout the DMV. Thank you, France!

 

Our Workshops/Events at Capitol Post.  

 

Our Workshops/Events around the DMV.

 

Apply to Startup School – Deadline Approaching.

Our fifth cohort of Startup School starts on Wed, Jun 27th. Apply by midnight, Tue, Jun 12th.

  • Our 9-week program where veterans and their spouses can test their ideas, accelerate and build their businesses with expert thought leaders, mentors, and professionals.
  • This program culminates with a pitch competition and a cash prize.
  • More info
  • Apply here.

 

Workshops/Events from Partners (Local) – May.

 

Workshops/Events from Partners (Local) – June.

 

 

Welcome New Members.

 

Spotlight on the Veterans in Residence Program Tribe powered by Bunker Labs.

 

Name Company Service
Mike Canty ARC U.S. Army
Matt Lembright Enabld Security U.S. Army
Cory Titus Tailored Financials U.S. Army
Lily Dagdag Syt Biz Spouse
Renette Dallas True Pop U.S. Air Force
Anda Greeney Al Mokha U.S. Air Force
Justin Snair SGNL Health Security Solutions U.S. Marine Corps
Keith Streicher U.S. Army
Robert Davis HillVets U.S. Navy

 

Bunker Labs Launch Lab Online Starts Mon, June 11th. To learn more and apply online, click here.

 

Local Resources and Programs.

 

In the Press / Congrats

 

Jobs in the DMV.

  • The Philanthropy Roundtable is searching for a new director to lead their veteran services program. Contact: Suzi Marchena
  • Luke David has done some fantastic film work for Capitol Post. He is looking to add someone to assist with business development at Automatic Sports. Contact Luke David.

 

Summer Interns.

  • ARMR Systems is looking for talented individuals to join our team in the Design and Engineering fields. ARMR Systems is a MassChallenge 2015 Finalist company and past Fellow of the Halcyon Social Impact Incubator with facilities in both the Boston and Baltimore Area. Looking for Graphic Design Intern, R&D Design Engineer Intern, and Industrial Design Intern, for the upcoming term of June 18th-mid August 2018. Contact John DeVita

 

Quote of the Week.

“It’s not always the people who start out the smartest who end up the smartest.” – Carol Dweck.

 

We’ll all be cheering for the Caps tonight starting at 8PM! Don’t we wish we all worked for the Capitals after reading this article?

 

Thanks,
Emily

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