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Veteran Entrepreneurship Advocacy Roundtable

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Stewart

223 South West Street

Suite 1100

Raleigh, NC 27603

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The roundtable will provide a forum for conversation between veteran entrepreneurs, legislators, and other elected officials.


  • Philip Freeman

    Philip Freeman

    Murphy's Naturals, Inc. & Loading Dock Raleigh, LLC CEO & Founder

About this Event

The topic of will be supporting and growing veteran entrepreneurship. We welcome staff members.

We’ll cover:

  • The current state of veteran entrepreneurship
  • The City of Raleigh’s Impact Partners Grant (IPG) provided in support of veteran entrepreneurship
  • Bunker Labs new partnership with Google here in Raleigh, which will be a model for how public/private partnerships can work in support of veteran entrepreneurship programs
  • Roadblocks faced by local veteran entrepreneurs
  • Successful entrepreneurship programs implemented in other states

We’ll also provide opportunities for elected officials to speak about what they are currently doing to support veteran entrepreneurs. There will be time for both veteran entrepreneurs and elected officials to pose questions to one another to increase understanding of the best way to collaborate on advancing veteran entrepreneurship.

Lunch will be provided. You’re welcome to bring a photographer or media representative with you if you’d like to document the event, please RSVP.

Speaker Spotlight

Philip Freeman is a man of many passions and talents. Philip graduated from Virginia Tech University with a B.A. in Communication in 1987. Then, he served as a Naval Officer, focusing on Deep Sea Diving, in the US Navy from 1987-1995. After a successful 20+ years career with XPEDX, he decided to venture out on his own as an entrepreneur. Currently, Philip is the Founder and CEO of both Murphy’s Naturals, Inc. and Loading Dock Raleigh, LLC in Raleigh, NC.

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Stewart

223 South West Street

Suite 1100

Raleigh, NC 27603

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