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“Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom”

“Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom”

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“Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom”

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English


Episodes

AHN-33 Memorial Day

5/25/2020
Today's podcast is a special Memorial Day episode. On today's podcast I have Army Veterans Jim Klug, President of American Heroes Network and Steve Deaton, Co-Host for American Heroes Network. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear true stories from those that have served, learn about Veteran organizations and resources, and gain hope for...

Duration:00:23:34

AHN-32 with Erik Villard of U.S. Army Center of Military History

5/18/2020
Today's guest is an Army Historian of the Vietnam War and the Digital Military Historian at the U.S. Army Center of Military History. I would like to welcome Dr. Erik Villard. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear true stories from those that have served, learn about Veteran organizations and resources, and gain hope for your future...

Duration:01:01:19

AHN-31 with Iansun Hyrst of Iron Strength Barbell

5/11/2020
Today's guest is a Marine Veteran who transitioned from the military and into law enforcement. He has extensive experience with handling and training canines in various roles. He is also a personal fines trainer and started his own gym. He is the Owner of Iron Strength Barbell. I would like to welcome Iansun Hyrst. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom....

Duration:00:42:47

AHN-30 with Michael Wood of Never Forgotten Media

5/4/2020
Today's guest is a Marine Combat Veteran who served in Iraq. He uses his talents as a Visual Storyteller and a Multimedia Producer & Instructor to helps military veterans and others tell their stories on a completely different level and assists transitioning veterans and those with disabilities to build new relationships and skill sets. He is the Co-Founder & Curator of Grow With Media, and the Founder & Owner of Never Forgotten Media. I would like to welcome Michael Wood. ----more---- Hi...

Duration:00:36:05

AHN-29 with Dan Nevins of Wounded Warrior Project

4/27/2020
Today's guest is an Army Combat Veteran who suffered severe injury due to an IED in Iraq. He transformed his life to serve in another way and helps veterans both physically and mentally. He is the Director of Warriors Speak at Wounded Warrior Project, and the Founder of the Warrior Spirit Retreat. I would like to welcome Dan Nevins. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to...

Duration:01:07:38

AHN-28 with CW2 Jonathan Crane on Music In The Military

4/20/2020
Today's guest is an active duty Chief Warrant Officer Two in the Army and was the Company Commander of the Military Intelligence Corps Band. He now holds a role as a research analyst for the U.S. Army Band Program. Through research he wants to show how music impacts soldiers. I would like to welcome Chief Warrant Officer Two Jonathan Crane. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have...

Duration:00:48:05

AHN-27 with Rob Campbell of VetToCEO

4/6/2020
Today's guest is a retired Army Colonel who has led a 5,000 person Infantry Brigade. He understands people and his passion is to make a difference in the lives of others through optimistic leadership. He is the author of "It's Personal, not Personnel, Leadership Lessons for the Battlefield and the Boardroom", Founder & CEO of Investing in People Consulting and Coaching, and the Executive Director of VetToCEO. I would like to welcome Rob Campbell. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete...

Duration:00:49:06

AHN-26 with Robert Blacklidge of Catapult Lakeland

3/30/2020
I originally met today's guest at a veteran event where I was speaking on a panel about Veterans in transition. I learned how since moving to Tampa he jumped right into engaging with the startup community to help Tampa grow and be even better. He is a serial entrepreneur, an Air Force Veteran, and the Education Director for Catapult Lakeland. I would like to welcome Robert Blacklidge. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is...

Duration:00:50:39

AHN-25 with Glenn Nielsen of Pics In The Glenn

3/23/2020
I met today's guest while volunteering at Project Transition USA. He dedicates time to taking professional headshots of Veterans for free so they can have a great photo for their LinkedIn profile. He is a retired Air Force Lt. Colonel who flew 200 combat missions in Southeast Asia and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross 7 times. He served a total of 22 years in the Air Force. He is now the Founder and photographer of Pics In The Glenn, I would like to welcome Glenn...

Duration:00:29:16

AHN-24 with Darren Council of Real Life Productions

3/16/2020
Today's guest is a funny guy that loves to put a smile on people's faces. He loves family and kids and has a passion for teaching kids of all ages how they can learn something fun and become successful. He is an Army Veteran and the Co-Founder & Executive Producer of Real Life Productions which produces Youth Center Stage, Unscripted DC, Mystery Theater, and more. I would like to welcome Darren Council. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our...

Duration:00:48:44

AHN-23 Eric Christiansen of EC Productions

3/9/2020
Today's guest is an acclaimed filmmaker & documentarian who has built his brand around socially responsible filmmaking that educates, inspires, and heals. He is a seven-time Southwestern Region Emmy Award recipient and has created and produced two films for Veterans. He is a compassionate man with Godly values who never stops helping others to begin the journey of healing. He is Founder & Owner of EC Productions. I would like to welcome Eric Christiansen. ----more---- Hi this is your host,...

Duration:00:39:04

AHN-22 Tracey Nazarenus of Crusaders Valor for Veterans

3/2/2020
Today's guest is a horse riding, gun-toting, veteran loving cowgirl. She runs a horse ranch that helps veterans and is the mom of a veteran. She is CEO & Founder of Crusaders Valor for Veterans. I would like to welcome Tracey Nazarenus. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear true stories from those that have served, learn about Veteran...

Duration:00:41:50

AHN-21 Stephen “Butch” Whitehead of DAV

2/23/2020
Today's guest is an Army combat disabled veteran that served in Iraq. He has received the Bronze Star and been awarded the Veterans Voices Award. He even rejoined the military and is the command sergeant major of the Army National Guard’s 34th Infantry Division. As a member of the DAV, he has held several positions and is now the current National Commander of the DAV (Disabled American Veterans). I would like to welcome Stephen “Butch” Whitehead. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete...

Duration:00:21:26

AHN-20 with Vietnam Veteran Ron Hope

2/17/2020
Today's guest is an Army veteran who served in Vietnam. While flying a helicopter and attempting to save troops in Vietnam he was shot down but he survived. As a member of the DAV he has spent a lifelong career serving other veterans. He is also a previous National Commander of DAV (Disabled American Veterans). I would like to welcome Ron Hope. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have...

Duration:00:31:52

AHN-19 with Vietnam Veteran Jim Sursely

2/10/2020
Today's guest is an Army veteran who served in Vietnam. A year into his service, he stepped on a landmine, immediately losing both legs and an arm. He survived and went on to achieve success as a father, a business owner and, as a national commander of the DAV. I would like to welcome Jim Sursely. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear...

Duration:00:42:28

AHN-18 with Vietnam Veteran Bobby Barrera

2/3/2020
Today's guest is a Marine Corps veteran who served in Vietnam. Six weeks into his service, he was wounded by a 500-pound bomb that exploded under his truck. He was Disabled Veteran of the Year in 1997 . He is a previous National Commander of DAV (Disabled American Veterans). I would like to welcome Bobby Barrera. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom....

Duration:00:39:29

AHN-17 with Daniel Rau of Veterati

1/27/2020
Today's guest is a Marine Corps Veteran and security professional turned entrepreneur. He has served at U.S. Embassies in Yemen, Japan, and India. He is CEO & Co-Founder of Veterati. I would like to welcome Daniel Rau. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear true stories from those that have served, learn about Veteran organizations and...

Duration:00:29:01

AHN-16 with Chris Stowe of Operation: Art of Valor

1/20/2020
Today's guest is a Marine Corps combat Veteran that has dealt with TBI and PTSD so he understands the physical and mental challenges that other Veterans have been through. He is the Co-Founder of Operation: Art of Valor helping other Veterans heal. I would like to welcome Chris Stowe. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and Women who have Sacrificed to Ensure our Freedom. You will hear true stories from...

Duration:00:37:36

AHN-15 with Debbie Maund of Veterans For Worship

1/13/2020
Today's guest is a chaplain with a goal of improving Veterans lives. She is an Army Veteran so she understands the physical and mental challenges that other Veterans have been through. She leads a team that provides the spiritual guidance Veterans still need after the military. She is the Founder of Veterans For Worship. I would like to welcome Debbie Maund. ----more---- Hi this is your host, Pete Blum. Welcome to American Heroes Network! Our core mission is Serving the Brave Men and...

Duration:00:34:17

AHN-14 with Ben Peterson of Engage Your Destiny

1/6/2020
Today's guest is Ben Peterson. Ben is the CEO & Founder at Engage Your Destiny, a ministry that inspires young people to engage with God and find their purpose. Ben is also an Army veteran who had the unique job of being the Chaplain's assistant during the Iraq war. Ben believes in the power of telling stories to help people through their own struggle. He also brings this message to Veterans about sharing their story, healing, and finding their freedom. ----more---- Hi this is your host,...

Duration:00:27:07