03 May May 6, 2014 – Veteran Entrepreneur Week w Scott Boyette, Larry Broughton & Keith Hedgspeth
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Veteran Entrepreneur Week
Scott Boyette – President & CEO at Boyette Enterprises – Highlight Here
Scott Boyette was a logistics office in the Air Force and now runs Boyette Enterprises, a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned business. Scott is also Business Development Manager at CB&A Project Management Services. Scott attended the Vet Boot Camp at LSU and learned how to get started. He gives some great advice about FBO.gov and how to get government contracts.
Larry Broughton – Founder/CEO of broughtonHOTELS, E&Y Entrepreneur Winner and Best-Selling Author of VICTORY: 7 Entrepreneur Success Strategies for Veterans – Highlight Here
Larry Broughton is a leader in the boutique hotel industry and Co-Founder and CEO of Broughton Advisory Group, a transformational leadership organization. The clients include Turner Broadcasting and The Pentagon. Larry won the Ernst & Young’s prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year award, the National Veteran-Owned Business Association Vetrepreneur Award. He is the best-selling co-author of “The Next Big Thing,” and “VICTORY: 7 Entrepreneurial Success Strategies for Veterans.”
Keith Hedgspeth was a West Point grad and the guy AT&T selected to move their operations out of New York after 911. He accomplished the move under budget and ahead of schedule. Now, he is working to solve healthcare. healthpons is like Travelocity for doctors. Doctors sent cash prices and patients can buy the goods and services they need. Their company’s traction so far has been unbelievable. The company was even featured on a follow up segment of Shark Tank!