PITTSBURGH—In 2001, the country was reeling from the terrorist attacks of 9/11. While thousands of U.S. troops were heading overseas to fight a new war, veterans Chris Hale, Rich McCormack and Scotty Shaw were looking for a way to create sustainable demand for hiring our nation’s veterans. After leaving the Navy in the ‘90s, the three [...]
Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, announced today its list of 2017 Military Friendly® Employers and 2017 Military Friendly® Schools. Significant technological investment into the evaluation process enhanced the breadth of data evaluated, resulting in 210 Military Friendly® Employers and 1,273 Military Friendly® Schools recognized for their support of the military community.
Victory Media Hires Outgoing Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Mike Stevens as Chief Operating Officer
Victory Media announced that recently retired Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens has joined the company as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Stevens will be charged with scaling company operations as it grows its mission to create civilian success for our nation’s military community.
PITTSBURGH (July 11, 2016) – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), an office of the Department of Defense, honored Chris Hale, Chairman and Co-Founder of Victory Media, with the ESGR Seven Seals Award during a ceremony at Victory Media’s headquarters on July 6, 2016. The award is in recognition of Mr. Hale’s tireless efforts to provide [...]
Vetrepreneurs are encouraged to self-nominate their businesses at NaVOBA’s 2016 Vetrepreneur of the Year® website, which offers a one-stop-shop for submissions and information on nominee eligibility, rules and regulations, and past honorees.