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Rumi Spice Cultivates Peace through Saffron

Former U.S. Army engineer officer Kimberly Jung found her business inspiration in the minefields of Afghanistan. While clearing roadside bombs, Jung decided there must be more she could do, beyond her military service duties, to help rebuild the devastated region. “It felt like every time we found a bomb, a new one would take its [...]

By | 2017-11-09T10:23:41+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Bunker Stories, Chicago|0 Comments

Q&A with Military Veteran Entrepreneur Tom Roberts – Founder of PowerSage

In this military veteran entrepreneur spotlight we had the opportunity to chat with Tom Roberts, former Ohio National Guard member and founder of PowerSage. PowerSage is an in-home energy management solution. A device connects at the circuit level to provide specific appliance outputs and real-time usage amounts, while a mobile app offers consumption alerts and [...]

By | 2017-08-28T13:43:25+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Bunker Labs Columbus, Bunker Stories|0 Comments

Scott Hardesty is Creating Delicious and Effective Sports Nutrition

As a retired Army Ranger who served 26 years in the US Army, Scott Hardesty understands that staying in shape allows him to keep his disabilities at bay. He successfully lost weight and gained muscle in just ten months through hard work and dedication. He was inspired to found Ranger Nutrition as a way to provide [...]

By | 2017-11-09T10:20:29+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Bunker Stories, Chicago|0 Comments

Carson Goodale’s FanFood App Delivers On-demand Concessions

No matter how riveting a game is or legendary a concert might be, there’s one thing that can pull fans out of the experience: waiting in concession lines. You could be stuck waiting for a hot dog when Anthony Rizzo hits a homerun or missing out on your favorite song for want of a beer. [...]

By | 2017-07-25T13:27:19+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Bunker Stories, Chicago|0 Comments

Jarek Hamilton and Qikpix are Revolutionizing the Professional Photo Industry

There are currently $33 billion in annually booked photo shoots in the United States. The photography industry hasn't changed much in the last 100 years. Qikpix was built to revolutionize the industry with leading technology that streamlines the entire process from booking to photo editing. Bunker Labs Stories | Jarek Hamilton from Bunker Labs on [...]

By | 2017-06-29T10:58:23+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Bunker Stories, Chicago|0 Comments

Meet Aaron Barnes Veteran Entrepreneur and Founder of Life Butta

Army veteran and entrepreneur Arron Barnes knows something about turning an adversity into an opportunity. Barnes, who spent nine years in the military, had long struggled with stomach issues so he began making his own fresh fruit and vegetable juice in an attempt to ease his digestion problems. The freshly pressed juices he created made [...]

By | 2017-06-15T07:57:50+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Bunker Labs Seattle, Bunker Stories|0 Comments

Bunker Labs Stories – Greg Jumes’ Story of Transition

Bunker Labs Stories | Greg Jumes from Bunker Labs on Vimeo. Greg Jumes is a marine corps infantryman and founder of Victor Tech—the parent company of Victor App. Victor app is a mobile technology that serves as a transition assistance tool for active duty military as they prepare for their transition. Victor App helps veterans [...]

By | 2017-05-17T12:09:06+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Bunker Stories|0 Comments