Funding and Collaborating Partners
This ongoing study is made possible through support from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the Center of Excellence (CoE) for Veteran Entrepreneurship, and the Whitman School of Management. We would also like to thank Amazon, Disability:IN, Dog Tag, Inc., Enterprise, Fiserv, Florida State University (FSU) & Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, George W. Bush Presidential Center, Hillsborough Community College, Johnson & Johnson, Louisiana State University (LSU), National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NAVOBA), Patriot BootCamp, Peoplefund, Saint Joseph’s University, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, Small Business Administration (SBA), Texas A&M University (TAMU), The Walt Disney Company, UCLA Anderson School of Management, University of Missouri, Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC), USAA, Walmart, Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, and Wyndham for their contribution in developing this project. This study is the result of the collaboration and support of Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the Center of Excellence (CoE) for Veteran Entrepreneurship, Fiserv, JPMorgan Chase, Coalition for Veteran Owned Business (CVOB), Riata Center for Entrepreneurship at Oklahoma State University, and the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, and many other partners and supporters who shared this research opportunity with veteran entrepreneurs. Finally, this study would not have been possible without the many military-affiliated entrepreneurs who shared their time, business ownership experiences, and insights. Thank you.