Adam Neumann, Co-Founder & CEO WeWork
WeWork was Co-Founded in 2010 by Neumann to build shared office spaces that went beyond aesthetics but instead build a community. Focused on team building and collaborative workspaces, WeWork seeks to inspire entrepreneurial drive in individuals and teams as they look to build their businesses. With amenities ranging from printing and WiFi to professional networking events, WeWork uses an all-encompassing, dynamic approach to deliver smart, responsible workspace solutions. A staunch advocate for the military, WeWork provides mentoring services as well as shared office space free to veterans who seek to create their own businesses and non-profits. WeWork’s Veterans in Residence program is a national effort in partnership with Bunker Labs. Whether you’re starting your next project and building a business or expanding your network and finding your next career, it offers the community and services you need to find your tribe and create your life’s work. Accepted applicants earn six months fully sponsored workspace. Veterans and military spouses are eligible to apply.
Rory Brosius, ScoutComms
Rory was Deputy Director for First Lady Obama and Dr. Biden’s Joining Forces program before leaving the Administration in January, 2017 and joining ScoutComms as a Vice President. Today she is leading the efforts for a broad range of clients in the veteran and military family sectors including USAA, the USAA Educational Foundation, NatGeo, Give an Hour and Student Veterans of America. In her free time she serves on the boards of two veterans focused nonprofits; Code of Support and Bastion Community in New Orleans. She also serves on the Six Certified Committee for Got Your 6. Rory is the spouse of a Marine veteran and tireless supporter of our community.