Vetrepreneur Spotlight: Cuff-n-Stuff

In honor of National Veterans Small Business Week, we’re highlighting U.S. Army Veteran and Retired Police Officer Amparo Vega’s online store, Cuff-n-Stuff. See how she combines her love for serving her country and creating jewelry and novelty gifts.

About Cuff-n-Stuff

Amparo Vega has always been a protector, firstly in serving our country in the United States Army, and secondly in the Cleveland Police Department; serving 27 years combined. Her second love is jewelry. Starting in the early 90’s Amparo bought and sold jewelry to family, friends and fellow officers. With product demand growing over the years, Amparo created an online store where CuffnStuff.com was born. Her goal was (and still is) to sell high quality, personalized law enforcement jewelry and novelty gifts at a price everyone could afford.

Vetrepreneur Spotlight: Milspin

U.S. Marine Corps Veterans and brothers Chet and Dana Peters founded Columbus, Ohio based Milspin to celebrate American manufacturing and share their love of engineering and hand-crafted metal fabrication. Watch their spotlight:

About Milspin

Chet and Dana Peters run a small Veteran-owned, metal fabrication shop in Columbus, Ohio. They love cutting metal and making high end CNC products for American patriots. They create American-made products that are made with care, that someone put their time into and thought about, and looked at with scrutiny, improved and re-improved to the point of perfection. 

Vetrepreneur Spotlight: Bonefrog Coffee

U.S. Navy SEAL Veteran Tim Cruickshank understands the sacrifice required by both the servicemember and their family to keep the American Dream a reality for all of us. With this understanding, Bonefrog Coffee was founded on the core concept to share the stories of courage, selflessness and sacrifice on the battlefield.

About Bonefrog Coffee

Bonefrog Coffee Company was created as a tribute to the “Brotherhood” of U.S. Navy SEALs, the Naval Special Warfare community and to all Americans who have bravely served, or who are currently serving, in our United States Armed Forces.

Vetrepreneur Spotlight: CIVVIESUPPLY

Our latest Vetrepreneur Spotlight features the vintage military and patriotic apparel company, CIVVIESUPPLY. Thomas McGuire, co-founder and South Carolina National Guard member, sat down with Justin Locke, our Business Development Manager, to share what inspired him to preserve our nation’s military history through t-shirt designs.

About CIVVIESUPPLY

“Our Great Uncle Roy landed on Omaha Beach during the Normandy Invasion, held the line against the Nazis at Bastogne, and received two Purple Hearts during WWII. Roy — and thousands like him — inspired us to join the U.S. Army and eventually start CIVVIESUPPLY. Because of this, they are committed to PRESERVING our nation’s history, STEWARDING the All-American Spirit, and SAFEGUARDING the promise that Legends Never Die — because chances are, you’ve got an Uncle Roy too.”

Vetrepreneur Spotlight: 22 Sierra Coffee Co.

22 Sierra Coffee Co. was founded in April of 2020 by two Veterans striving to make a difference. Patrick Little, U.S. Air Force Veteran and co-founder, joined us for this month’s Vetrepreneur Spotlight to share more about their mission to save lives and what makes their coffee different from other brands.

About 22 Sierra Coffee Co™

22 Sierra Coffee Co.™ was founded in April of 2020 by two Veterans striving to make a difference. Based in Mount Vernon, MO, we have established ourselves as a national brand through our partnerships and unique approach to making our givebacks part of our overhead.  Why? Because we believe in integrity and accountability, both of which can be missing from a “portion of profit” model.

Vetrepreneur Spotlight: Battle Brothers Shaving Company

Battle Brothers Shaving Co. is a company made for warriors, by warriors. It was born out of brotherhood, service and self-sacrifice. Justin Locke, our Business Development Manager, sat down with founder and U.S. Army Veteran Andrew Weiss for this month’s Vetrepreneur Spotlight.

Their razors are crafted with military aircraft-grade aluminum, highlighting their attention to detail and uncompromising quality.

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