In this virtual Bunker Brews, we're moderating an online discussion on military transition, entrepreneurship, and small business acquisitions with Peter Gudmundsson - North Texan, Marine for Life, and former CEO of RecruitMilitary. Peter is not only well versed in entrepreneurship, but is also an eminent authority on military transition. We're asking him about his experiences, what he's doing now, and his thoughts on keeping a small business afloat during turbulent times.
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Registered attendees will receive an email from Eventbrite with a link to the virtual Zoom room.
About the Speakers
Peter Gudmundsson CEO, The Pet Loss Center - Most recognizable to the military community, Peter acquired RecruitMilitary in 2013 and subsequently sold it in 2017. He is an experienced leader in the fields of intellectual property, education, human capital and media businesses, with a strong passion for team building, mentoring and developing people.
Adam Davies, Bunker Labs Community City Leader - Adam is a West Point and McCombs graduate, a George W. Bush Presidential Scholar, and lives in Fort Worth with his wife and three kids. A former Medical Service Officer, Adam has, since leaving the Army, sold medical devices, operated a multimillion dollar commercial real estate services company, and spent several years in custom software development and implementations.
This event is part of Bunker Brews, a monthly meetup (virtual, for the time being) where the Bunker Labs community, including veterans, military spouses, and civilians, comes together to network with subject matter experts, investors, thought leaders, and more in an environment focused on growth and development.
This event is for you if:
1. You're interested in meeting like-minded, action-oriented entrepreneurs in a fun, casual setting
2. You’re interested in getting involved in the local entrepreneur community
3. You'd like to learn more about veteran-created companies in our community
CEO - The Pet Loss Center
CEO of The Pet Loss Center, a fast-growing pet memorialization business. Until 2017, Gudmundsson led a military veteran hiring company that conducted over 100 career fairs in more than 50 cities, managed the largest veteran online job board and published a magazine in digital and print formats.Read More
Peter A. Gudmundsson has written for U.S. News and World Report since 2015. He is the CEO of The Pet Loss Center, a fast-growing pet memorialization business. Previously, he was CEO of Hire Maturity LLC, a company dedicated to helping employers engage with high quality talent that is mature, experienced and capable. Until 2017, Gudmundsson led a military veteran hiring company that conducted over 100 career fairs in more than 50 cities, managed the largest veteran online job board and published a magazine in digital and print formats. Most of Gudmundsson’s career has been dedicated to leadership in media, education and intellectual property-intensive businesses including the Dropout & Truancy Prevention Network, Design Guide Publishing and Primedia Inc. (KKR’s media company). Gudmundsson is a regular media contributor and has appeared on CSPAN, multiple television and radio programs and has published opinion pieces in Forbes, The Washington Post, The Hill, The Christian Science Monitor and many other periodicals. Gudmundsson is also the author of "The Veteran Hiring Leader’s Handbook" and "Not Done Yet: A College to Career Transition Guide for Parents." A former U.S. Marine field artillery officer, Gudmundsson is a graduate of Harvard Business School (MBA) and Brown University (BA in History with Honors). Follow him on Twitter or connect with him on LinkedIn.