Paying it forward: Pros help veterans launch successful start-ups




Raymond Collazo says starting a business is like war. He’d know — he’s been in both.

He deployed to Afghanistan with the 82nd Airborne Division out of Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in March 2012. His platoon was assigned to work with engineers in clearing roads of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). When he returned to civilian life, he decided to make a film of his war experiences.

“My cousin and I wrote a screenplay,” Collazo said. “If it wasn’t for the military, I would’ve never been inspired to write it. … The protagonist is a veteran returning from combat and entering a civilian life.”

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Arnaldo Rodgers
Arnaldo Rodgers is an educated Psychologist and works as a Elementary grade teacher and counselor. He is also editor of Veterans News Now and reports on all issues related to U.S. Veterans. He is dedicated to excellence and making sure all Veterans get the news they need to make sure their lives are of the highest standards possible.

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