How to get involved

The easiest way to get involved with Bunker Labs is through your local community and the easiest way to do that is through Bunker Brews, which is a high impact speaker series and networking event to get you in front of the right people at the right time.

You will connect with your city’s top leaders, gain actionable insights, and take your career or company to the next level.

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Programs for Veterans




Launch Lab Online

Launch Lab Online gives you tools you need to make your idea a reality. This all-online educational platform is a gamified, interactive way to get an entrepreneurship education – from anywhere in the world, on your time, at your own pace.

Veterans in Residence

For veterans and military families who have started a business, the WeWork Veterans in Residence program provides veterans space, services, and a community they need to find their tribe and create their life’s work.


A continuum of support for Bunker Labs companies that have displayed higher level growth and traction. This group has a separate set of needs from those in the ideational phase, and the CEOCircle operates to serve those needs.

Bunker Labs Local Leadership Team

Reach out to our team directly for assistance with all program-related inquiries.

City Leader

Erik Maltais

Marine to University to Entrepreneur. Started first business at age 14, eCommerce exit and current servant leader of a VR software startup, IMMERTEC, disrupting the way physicians train.

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City Leader

Bill Quigley

After 21 years in the Army, Bill partnered with Global Village World to publish high-end coffee table books on military innovation. 

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City Leader

Valerie Lavin

Valerie is a retired Army First Sergeant and CEO of Luminary Global. Valerie is known for her devotion to helping veterans and their families start their own businesses.

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We are always looking for skill-based volunteering to help better our programming and events. We would love to work with you.