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Ready to Launch your Business in 2017? Take the Entrepreneur Challenge

Thinking about starting a business? Check out Bunker In A Box! Available from anywhere you have an internet connection, come learn about what it takes to start, run, and grow a successful business. Bunker in a Box is designed as a fun, interactive introduction to entrepreneurship. It offers over 1,000 hours of curated content, divided [...]

By | 2017-06-15T08:01:49+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Bunker In A Box, Entrepreneurship, How to Get Started|0 Comments

10 Military Veteran Startups Everyone in Tech Should Know

Here at Bunker Labs, we are so thrilled to see the recent surge in military veteran entrepreneurship. Our mission is to catalyze the entrepreneurial potential of the military experience to lead innovation in the American economy and to empower veterans as leaders in innovation. Bunker Labs Realizes our Mission by: Connecting current and former military [...]

By | 2017-10-10T16:38:37+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Bunker Labs, Entrepreneurship, Leadership|0 Comments

Supporting Our Member Companies: Nominees of the Chicago Innovation Awards

September 7, 2016 was a night Chicago has chosen to showcase its innovative landscape by celebrating its most cutting-edge companies during the Chicago Innovation Awards Nominee Reception. The Chicago Innovation Award, which will be presented on October 25th, is Chicago’s answer to the many events one can find in Silicon Valley. The City believes that [...]

By | 2017-04-10T16:48:21+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Entrepreneurship, News|0 Comments

Introducing Green Vet Homes: Helping Veterans Find Quality Housing

Kirby Atwell got his entrepreneurial start as the founder of iCandy Homes, a fast-growing real estate development company in Chicago, which he is in the process of selling and transitioning into Green Vet Homes.  Green Vet Homes is a real estate investment company focused on wholesaling, buying, and holding real estate investment deals.  Their main [...]

Why Vets Have the Skills it Takes to be Successful Entrepreneurs: Our Interview with Senator Mark Green

The Bunker Nashville Podcast, hosted by Blake Hogan, a marine veteran and co-founder of Bunker Labs Nashville, sits down with veteran entrepreneurs and executives all over Tennessee. The most recent episode featured an army veteran, entrepreneur, executive and now Senator, Mark Green.  In this episode, Senator Green talked about how he developed Align MD and [...]

Battle Buddies: Finding Business Inspiration In Unexpected Places

*The guest author of this post, Braulio Fonseca, is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago and founder of Fonck Films. Fonseca is a veteran of the United States Army and since has been pursuing his career as a writer/ photographer and videographer. Fonseca attributes many of his accomplishments as an entrepreneur from the experiences gained [...]

By | 2017-04-10T16:48:21+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Bunker Labs, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Personal Improvement|0 Comments

New Market, New Veteran Opportunities: Bunker Labs Launches in Minneapolis

In more than two years that Bunker Labs has been operating, it is clear that it fills a much-needed niche: the creation of a community for innovative military veterans. That’s why  Bunker Labs is excited to announce that our newest location will be opening in Minneapolis, MN.  Bunker Labs Minneapolis will establish its new office [...]

By | 2017-04-10T16:48:22+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Bunker Labs, Bunker Labs Affilitates, Entrepreneurship, News|0 Comments

Empowering our Vets to Succeed: Bunker Labs Partners with GSVLabs in Silicon Valley

Bunker Labs announced Tuesday that it has selected GSVlabs to be their exclusive location partner for Bunker Labs of Silicon Valley.  Bunker Labs focuses on fostering opportunities to catalyze the entrepreneurial potential of the military experience to lead innovation in the American economy and to empower veterans as leaders in innovation technology and startups. The [...]

By | 2017-04-10T16:48:22+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Bunker Labs Affilitates, Entrepreneurship, News|1 Comment

Speak Easy Co-Founder Scott Rupnow: Bunker Provides the Structure Vets Need Coming Out of the Army

Bunker Labs recently sat down with Scott Rupnow, a seven year veteran of the US Army and MBA candidate at Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.  In an interview with Bunker Labs, Scott spoke highly of the weekly Brain Trust exercises and credits the Bunker for giving him the structure he needs [...]

By | 2017-04-10T16:48:24+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Bunker Labs, Entrepreneurship, Leadership|0 Comments

Green Vet Homes Founder Kirby Atwell: Real Estate Entrepreneur Credits Bunker Community for his Success

This June, we sat down with Kirby Atwell, a former officer of the US Army and graduate of West Point Military Academy. In an interview with Bunker Labs, Kirby spoke highly of the community that’s been built through Bunker Labs, and all the knowledge he has gained from interacting with other veteran entrepreneurs. Kirby Atwell [...]

By | 2017-10-10T16:37:39+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Bunker Labs, Entrepreneurship, Leadership|0 Comments