M.A. International Relations, 2008; MBA, 2011
Wes is a speaker, professor, documentary filmmaker and serial entrepreneur. He is the founder of Warrior Lodge Media Group and has recently spoken at TED and the U.S. Air Force Academy. The author of "Rise. The Veteran's Field Manual for Starting Your Own Business and Conquering the Online Economy,” Wes also contributes articles to university blogs and media partners. Wes served in the U.S. Army and Air Force for a combined 10 years. Living in Michigan, he’s the former owner of MD-Advantages Healthcare, which produces OmniCart, the modular medical cart system he designed and patented to enhance workflow in the clinical environment. He is the owner of the ecommerce store, Modern Workspace, which sells traditional medical carts and video-conference furniture to other companies. Wes is also the founder and creative director of a military informational site, Warrior Lodge, and is a professor of applied leadership and predictive analytics at Baker College in Michigan. Wes is a consultant for American Military University and the managing editor of the InMilitary blog. Most importantly, Wes is a veteran who believes that when all 21.8 million veterans are united, we can change the world.