AMVETS Radio Interview with Rod Levy

AMVETS Radio Interview with Rod Levy

On today’s AVP, we discuss the VA Mission Act signing, AMVETS Radio, AMVETS’ upcoming national convention, and a post in North Carolina that established a scholarship targeting our women veterans. We also cut to an interview we did with Rod Levy, CEO/founder of Code Platoon, a 14 week program training veterans in coding and computer software.

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3 Industries That Love to Hire Veterans

3 Industries That Love to Hire Veterans

For many veterans, finding the right career path can be a tremendous struggle. While a growing number of industries are becoming more open to the idea of hiring military veterans, there are a few career fields that actively seek to hire vets and are also a great fit for any former servicemember. These career fields […]

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A Win-Win: Learn How to Code and Earn College Credit

A Win-Win: Learn How to Code and Earn College Credit

As the tech community continues to grow, careers in the programming and software development space are quickly becoming more and more prominent. That’s why a growing number of universities are partnering with coding bootcamps and giving their students a leg up in a rewarding and stable career field. We are pleased to announce an addition […]

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Deja Baker’s Coding Journey Leads the Way for Women and Veterans Alike

Deja Baker’s Coding Journey Leads the Way for Women and Veterans Alike

Despite the fact that the tech community is growing faster than ever, there are still two demographics that are often overlooked – women and veterans. However, the dearth of representation from both communities is quickly changing, especially when you have individuals like Deja Baker spearheading the effort. Baker, who enlisted in the Navy as an […]

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Code Platoon Graduate Javier Revuelta:How a challenging experience became rewarding, and led to a dream job

Code Platoon Graduate Javier Revuelta:How a challenging experience became rewarding, and led to a dream job

Javier Revuelta: How a challenging experience became rewarding, and led to a dream job Javier joined our very first cohort back in January 2016 and graduated in May 2016! We asked him to share a few answers with us over email about his experience with Code Platoon. Javier Revuelta Former title: Korean Cryptologic Linguist, United […]

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