Bunker Brews at Heritage Brewery & Legal 1-1’s with Cooley/Leidos | This Week at Capitol Post, Oct 8 – 12th
If You Can Only Read This.
Bunker Brews. Join the 65+ people already RSVP’d for Bunker Brews this Tue, Oct 16 at the veteran-owned Heritage Brewing Company in Clarendon. RSVP here.
Legal 1-1’s. Cooley & Leidos are offering 1-1 appointments with their attorneys Wed, Oct 24th from 12:00 – 3:00 PM in Reston for Capitol Post members. Email Emily McMahan for the application.
It Takes A Village.
Sean Lanier (Resolve). Thanks to WeWork Veterans in Residence (ViR) powered by Bunker Labs Tribe member Sean Lanier for hosting a Lunch & Learn about his company Resolve Solutions. Sean brought a number of local HS students interested in ROTC to talk with other ViR Tribe members! Pics from Sean’s session here.
Streetshares. We had a great time participating in the Speed Coaching session last Thursday night at Streetshares’ new spot in Reston. Great to see Capitol Post members (Ms. Jo’s Petite Sweets, Assault Forward, Franklin Consulting) taking advantage of all of the experienced mentors. And hats off to Erinn Roth who did the fabulous catering! Pics here.
Alumni BBQ. Thanks to our Startup School Alumni who came back to talk with our current Fall 2018 Cohort yesterday and share their lessons learned and war stories. The food from Mission BBQ was the perfect addition to the afternoon!
Oct Workshops/Events at Capitol Post.
Wed, Oct 17. Startup School, Week 4: Go to Market Strategy, Week 1, Wilson Bridge Room, 08:30 – 11:30 AM, POC: Seda Goff.
Our October Workshops/Events around the DMV.
Thu, Oct 11. WeWork Veterans in Residence powered by Bunker Lab Think Tank with the DC Office of Veterans Affairs, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM, WeWork Dupont Circle. POC: Seda Goff.
Tue, Oct 16. Bunker Labs Washington D.C. presents October Bunker Brews – The Breweries that Veterans are Tapping Into featuring Mike Brumagin, Heritage Brewing Company, 5:30-7:30 PM. RSVP here.
Wed, Oct 24. Cooley & Leidos Legal 1-1’s for Veteran and Spouse Owned Companies, for Capitol Post members, meet with experienced attorneys who will provide legal advice, email Emily McMahan for application link. 12:00 – 3:00 PM, Reston, VA, Email: Emily.mcmahan@thecapitolpost.
Partner Workshops/Events (Local) – October
Thu, Oct 11. Washington Business Journal Women Who Mean Business Awards, 6:30 – 9:00 PM, Ritz Carlton, Washington DC. Supporting Capitol Post Board ChairStephanie Landrum and Dog Tag Bakery CEO Meg Ogilvie!
Thu, Oct 18. FH+H presents How Senior Marketers Scale the Heights through Art & Science (Happy Hour), 4:30 – 6:30 PM, McLean, VA. RSVP here.
Partner Workshops/Events (National) – October
Funding Application Deadlines.
Wed, Oct 17. MADV Application Deadline for Veteran Angel Pitch on Fri, Dec 7. Philadelphia Country Club, Email Lindsey Clark.
Veteran Shark Tank. Veteran Shark Tank Application. Philadelphia, PA.
Support our Capitol Post Members.
Member Monday Spotlight.
New Baby Alert!
Quote of the Week.
“It is easy to be heavy, hard to be light.” G.K. Chesterton.