Posts by Brittany Colasuonno

How These Veterans Started Their Own Professional Motorcycle Road Racing Team

Today we’re speaking with Marine Corps Veteran Janet Blackall and Navy Veteran Jeff Heiser, both of Blackall Racing. Blackall Racing is a professional motorcycle road-racing team that focuses on helping Veterans and promoting patriotism. Janet and Jeff speak about their respective military careers and how they both ended up in the world of professional motorcycle…

This Franchise is Creating Job Opportunities for Veterans

Today we’re speaking with Air Force Veteran Dana Forester, President and COO of JDog Carpet Cleaning. Dana speaks about her time in the Air Force and her transition to the civilian world. She talks about how JDog recognized the struggle many Veterans faced when acclimating back to civilian life and how they decided to do…

How This Navy Veteran Started a High End Personal Training Facility

Today we’re speaking with Navy Veteran David Pereira, who now owns a high-end personal training facility in New Jersey called FENIX Englewood. David is also the creator of the Beyond Fitness program. David speaks about his career as a Navy Corpsman and his experiences using emergency medicine in a combat zone. He speaks about how…

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Today we’re speaking with Rosalinda (Rosy) Vasquez Maury who is the Director of Applied Research and Analytics at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) and Postdoctoral Researcher, Mirza Tihic. Rosy and Mirza go into detail about what amazing things Syracuse University is doing for both Veterans and Military families. The…

This Army Veteran is Changing Healthcare with a Community Health Software Platform

Today we’re speaking with Army Veteran, Daniel Frey, co-owner of FieldMed. Dan speaks about how he started his military career in the Reserves and loved what he was doing so much that he transferred over to Active Duty. He talks about his time in the Army, his experiences while entering the civilian world and how…