Veteran entrepreneurs is one of the themes of the conference. we are listening to Michael Zacchea, survivor of Iraq and the battle of Fallujah, disabled vet who retired as a Marine Lt Colonel. Mike has received numerous medals including a bronze star, purple heart and the Order of the Lion of Babylon from the Iraqi government. He is also a member of Veterans for Common Sense.
He directs the U of Connecticut School of Business’s Entrepreneurial Boot Camp for Veterans (EBV) . i will be going to attend his breakout sessions this afternoon.