Profiles in Success: Stories

We’re proud of vets who took the Edge4Vets workshop and are succeeding!

Edge4Vets PREPARES and CONNECTS vets to jobs at airports across the country as part of our partnership with Airports Council Int’l – North America to accelerate veterans into airport workforces. The “Success Vets” video above showcases two vets who took Edge4Vets at Houston Airport System, got hired – and now are rising up the ranks.

Anny Pena

Anny Pena

Standard Chartered Bank

Edge4Vets provided guidance to help me find good examples I could use in interviews and they shared what employers are looking for and why they want to hire veterans.

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Chrissy Burbach

Chrissy Burbach

United Nations Mission to the Congo

The mentors provided suggestions to help me to talk confidently about my achievements, and invaluable advice on how best to present myself in job interviews.

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Dawn Jolly

Dawn Jolly

Pfizer

Edge4Vets mentors helped me realize that my skills were highly transferable and that corporations such as Pfizer Inc. could benefit from my skills and experiences.

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Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

1-800-Flowers

Edge4Vets gave me one-to-one interviewing practice which was invaluable. I learned how to understand how valuable my military experience could be to find a job.

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Joseph Gamez

Joseph Gamez

Metropolitan Transit Authority

Edge4Vets helped me to effectively write my resume with accomplishments that I had been overlooking but are real and are marketable.

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Kimberly Alonzo

Kimberly Alonzo

Drexel Hamilton

Edge4Vets mentors helped me realize that I had tremendous skills, especially attention to detail. They taught me how that skill would allow me to sell myself for my commitment to safety.

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Macy Garner

Macy Garner

Delta Airlines

At Edge4Vets I learned not to limit myself to one specific skill and as a result I was able to get a job with Delta.

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Marco Biongioanni

Marco Biongioanni

Dept. of Veterans Affairs

Edge4Vet’s mentors helped deepen my ‘rolodex’ from a networking standpoint.

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Vet2Vet:

we invite veterans who have taken Edge4Vets to provide support to "new" vets coming into the program. Once you register, we'll share your contact info with our Vet2Vet team, a team member will reach out to welcome you into the program. Participating vets will offer you encouragement, help you get started with the ONLINE PREP program, share how they used the program successfully to get a job - and more!

Edge4Vets ALUMS: want to help "new" vets? Join our Vet2Vet team today!