Eye on Veterans: American Corporate Partners

Group pairs transitioning vets with corporate mentors

Chas Henry
April 09, 2018 - 8:27 am

You’ve heard it before, as you’ve been out looking for a job – it can come down to who you know.

There’s more to it, of course – but a non-profit called American Corporate Partners (ACP) is helping transitioning military veterans – by partnering them with people really worth knowing in the business world.

Timothy Cochrare of ACP says the intent is to help men and women moving from military service back to civilian life find – not just a job, but meaningful employment.

The program works by pairing veterans with corporate executives who promise to talk at length with their assigned veteran at least once a month – over the course of a year.

And it's free to participating vets.

Listen to our conversation with Timothy Cochrane, originally broadcast March 24-25, 2018: