Chicago

Your local hub of Veteran and military spouse entrepreneurs and small business owners

Ambassadors

Aida Johnson-Rapp

Aida Johnson-Rapp

Army National Guard

Brian Zielinski

Brian Zielinski

Army

Patryk Stanczak

Patryk Stanczak

Marine Corps

Programs

Connect with entrepreneurs in your industry who are solving hard problems. Collaborate. Learn from each other. Grow together. Win together.

We support these entrepreneurs, including military veterans, spouses and family, throughout the journey of starting a business: from the idea stage to the growth stage.

Every entrepreneurial journey starts with an idea — Our courses give you the tools you need to make your idea a reality.

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Cohort Members

Charisse Arrington, AIRFORCE

Charisse Arrington, AIRFORCE

CHARARRI

Geovannie Cano, MARINE CORPS

Geovannie Cano, MARINE CORPS

CUTS BY GRUNTS

Skyler Doss, ARMY

Skyler Doss, ARMY

DAPPAH LLC

Ken Barber, NAVY

Ken Barber, NAVY

EVERYDAY SOMMELIER

Meosha Thomas, NAVY

Meosha Thomas, NAVY

LOCAL COLOR ART STUDIO

Oscar Martinez, MARINE CORPS

Oscar Martinez, MARINE CORPS

PASTENCE LLC

Lindsay Kough, NAVY

Lindsay Kough, NAVY

TRIDENT 11, LLC

Zachary Burgart, MARINE CORPS

Zachary Burgart, MARINE CORPS

ZAB EMPIRE

Events

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Online Courses

Learn the fundamentals of small business ownership and entrepreneurship on your own timeline.

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