Sunga Life with Jeff Gum

Jeff Gum; Veteran On the Move

In this episode, Joe is joined by Navy Veteran and entrepreneur Jeff Gum. Jeff served as a Navy SEAL for 10 years before transitioning off Active Duty. Jeff is the founder of Sunga Life, an athleisure clothing brand inspired by time he spent in Brazil. He founded Sunga Life prior to leaving Active Duty and continued his business education by earning his MBA. Jeff shares with Joe how the lessons and skills he learned as a SEAL have influenced his business and leadership style. They also discuss the value of mentorship, both in and outside the military. Check out Sunga Life here

About Our Guest  

Jeff Gum served for ten years as a US Navy SEAL at SEAL Team 5 with two deployments to the Middle East and as Lead Petty Officer of the SEAL Combatives Program. He earned his B.S. in Business Management at the University of Central Florida and his MBA at UCLA Anderson where he founded Sunga Life, an athleisure brand all about freedom. He is a Scientific Master Diver with the Force Blue Team saving the Coral Reef in Florida and on the board of the Adaptive Training Foundation. 


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