In our continuation of our SOF entrepreneur blog, this week we'll focus on Night Stalkers from the 160th, better known to the SOF community as the ‘Uber for Commandos’. The pilots are the best in the world, that’s without question. What does not get the deserved recognition are the maintainers, the logisticians, the crews, the medical staff, and the rest of the folks getting those birds in the sky.
It is unquestionable that the Green Berets in this blog from 7th SFG(A) have made a lasting effect on their community, business, and our nation. Count me as one of their biggest supporters.
"There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter." - Ernest Hemingway
For the past twenty years the men from 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) have been consistently developing new ways to skin old problems. All the guys I wrote about today are innovators, something that is second nature to the men of 5th Special Forces Group (A).
Whether they stumbled upon it, were trained by previous generations, or simply grew a hobby into a business model, these three great Americans reoriented their lives after the Army to increase their probability of success.