Transition from Military Service into Tech.
No Coding Required.

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Sean's Successful Track Record Helping Vets Transition Into Tech

RaeAnne Pae

Facebook, US Army

Ray Gobberg

WalkMe, Google, US Air Force

Jeff Gilmore

Facebook, US Air Force

"The Marines taught me to never give up. I know that sometimes making the transition from service can seem like a thousand mile slog. I've been there. That's why I co-founded GrowthX Academy.

We want to make a clear path that vets can follow to transition from protecting their country to growing their country."

Will Bunker, US Marines, Co-Founder GrowthX Academy and Match.com

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Ian Faison – Victory Media, U.S. Army

“GrowthX Academy is the perfect training ground for transitioning veterans getting into tech. You’ll learn cutting edge sales/marketing tactics and implement with real companies.  You don’t need to be a computer whiz to be in tech, but you do need a rock-solid understanding of the ecosystem.  Ideal for veterans who seek a fast-paced environment where the training wheels come off quickly.”

You Will Work with Real Companies on Live Projects.

Want to transition from military service into a non-tech role at a tech company and begin making a meaningful difference from day one? GrowthX Academy helps smart, driven, creative thinkers gain real experience and transition into new careers. Be among the next wave of innovators in this exciting industry. Break into Tech. #NoCodingRequired
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David Stewart – GrowthX Academy Student, US Air Force

“In an effort to direct my own life, I decided that the best way to extend and expand my abilities was to attend GrowthX Academy because it appealed to my desire for a high tempo, real-world deep dive into tech business development.”

Meet Your New Network

GrowthX Academy can help you harness your elite military training and experience, and focus it on breaking into the tech sector, while also tapping into our extensive network, which already includes veterans. You’ll work closely with innovators, while developing your own areas of expertise. And with each new GrowthX Academy cohort, your network of like-minded peers will grow while your professional network continues to expand.

Meet your incredible community of professional mentors who have built and sold tech companies, helped shaped the future of tech, and are now lending their advice, experience and expertise to you. You’ll be gaining insights and knowledge from the brightest minds in the industry, and making lifelong connections.

Will Bunker

Founding Partner GrowthX, Co-Founder GrowthX Academy, Match.com

Ian Faison

Victory Media

RaeAnne Pae

Facebook

Ray Gobberg

WalkMe, Google

Jared Nielsen

RedOwl, Apple

Colin Supko

Patriot List

Travis Wright

Huawei, Symantec

Dr. John McQuaid

San Francisco VA, Veterans Health Administration

Akili King

Productio

David Lim Army
David Lim

GrowthX

Sean Sheppard

Founding Partner, GrowthX and Co-Founder, GrowthX Academy

Dr. Wayne Neale

Co-Founder, GrowthX Academy

Julia DeBari

Design Educator, Manager, Mentor

Hitesh Parashar

Chief Marketing Officer, GrowthX Academy

Andrew Goldner

Founding Partner, GrowthX and Co-Founder, GrowthX Academy

Tania Sheppard

Brtania, Director of Community at GrowthX Academy

Kory Kredit

Director of Student Experience at GrowthX Academy

David Kolodny

Wilbur labs

Max Altschuler

SalesHacker, Udemy

Sean Ellis

GrowthHackers.com

Josh Fechter

GrowthX Academy

Nir Eyal

Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products, NirAndFar.com

Jennifer Cordova

Senior Interaction Designer, Intuit

Noam Segal

Experience Researcher, Airbnb

Phil Balagtas

Design Director, GE Aviation Digital Solutions

Catherine Cooper

Founder, EmpathyWise

Jamal Nichols

Human Centered Design Expert and Design Educator

Whitney Bouck

Box, HelloSign

Carlos Ramon

Compass, Akamai, PeopleSoft

Lydia Laurenson

News Deeply, Journalism for Brands

Marco Salsiccia

Accessibility Consultant, Lyft

Mark Breier

In-Q-Tel, Amazon

Lauren Feldman

Girls in Tech

Bob Lehto

Lumiata

Troy Effner

Sr. UX Researcher, Wells Fargo

Camille Rickets

First Round Capital

Michael Mitchell

User Experience Design Strategist, Simplicit Inc.

David Dulany

Act-On Software, Inc.

Dr. Rebecca Homkes

Director, Ashridge Strategy Management Centre

Josephine Foucher

Hotwire, AgilOne

Samir Patel

SearchForce, 500S

Mary Anderson

Dolby Labs

Ryan Kulp

Distribute

Max Shevyakov

Founder BorrowLenses.com

Phyllis Davidson

Oracle, SiriusDecisions

Vasil Azarov

Startup Socials, Growth Marketing Conference

Paul Donovan

SAP, Ariba

Kevin Wheeler

Future of Talent Institute

Jared Brick

Founding Director at Brick House Media Co

Eric Bouck

PropellerCRM

Zack Onisko

Autodesk, Hired

Ralph Barsi

Achievers, Service Now

Brian Burnett

SAP, Cloudera, IBM

Scott Caito

Sakonnet

Mara Lewis

GrowthX Corporate

Jeremy Glassenberg

Product Strategy Consultant

Jorge Soto

Twitter, MoPub

Eli Schwartz

Survey Monkey

Mauria Finley

Citrus Lane

Tim Yandel

Boomtrain

John Suh

Hyundai Ventures

Craig Wortmann

Professor of Entrepreneurial Selling, University of Chicago

Jonathan Chizick

Drippler, Samsung, Dell

Mick McGee

President and Co-Founder, EchoUser

Amy Huang

Director of User Experience, Blurb

Laura Klein

Author, UX for Lean Startups

David Krevitt

Coach, IDEO, BlackRock

Steli Efti

Close.io

Adam Wald

Lyft, BlueCrew

Lloyed Lobo

Speakeasy.co, Cofounder, TractionConf.io & Boast Capital

Dionne Mischler

Inside Sales by Design

Sam Parr

The Hustle, The Anti-MBA

Chris Ortolano

DiscoverOrg, Sales Hacker, Inc., AA-ISP

Vincent Dignan

Magnific, Planet Ivy

Matt Earnest

General Motors

Dan Murphy

Import.io

Elay Cohen

Saleshood

Sujan Patel

Web Profits

Rally Pagulayan

Vice President of Experience Design, EchoUser

Shawnda Williams

Sr Manager User Experience & Visual Design, General Dynamics Mission Systems

Lael Sturm

LPS Solutions, LAVAN, Choice Maternity

James Scott

SuccessHacker

Kumar Thangudu

Launch Puppies

Annie Chiou

The Creative Group

Michael Lubin

Hint Health

Josh Fraser

Torbit (Acquired by Walmart)

Misbah Ashraf

Partner, India Goes Global

Bob More

Reltio

Mario Martinez Jr.

M3Jr Growth Strategies, LLC

Joshua Jansen

ApplePie Capital

Yuriy Timen

Grammarly

Conor Lee

HipLead

Zach Lukasiewicz

Double or Trouble

Kenneth To

Solve Growth

Sharon Neo

Digital Influence Lab

Theo Mandel

User Experience Research Consultant, Pearson

Lindsey Phillips

Bluewolf, an IBM company

Julia McKellar

Bluewolf, an IBM company

Dan Olsen

Product Management and Lean Startup Consultant and Coach, Olsen Solutions

Cynthia Johnson

Ipseity Media

Shona Reed

Sr. UX Researcher, Autodesk

Amy Malinowski

Design Lead, Moneythink

Arjun Arora

500 Startups

Mark Donohue

Catalyst Insight Partners

Lincoln Murphy

Storm Ventures

Lisa Ratner

UX Designer and Researcher, Greenfield Labs / Ford Smart Mobility

E.L. (Liz) Fox

Senior Product Designer, Salesforce

Dan Cohen

CEO, Accomplio

Alan Van Pelt

Design Research & Strategy Consultant, Stanford University

Dan McGaw

Effin Amazing

Shilpi Agarwal

Social Strategi

Dane Howard

Chief Experience Officer, Trov Inc.

Ashmi Pathela

Growth & Strategy Consultant

Scott King

ZIMPERIUM

Steve Crepeau

True Sales Results LLC

Amy Slater

Amy Slater Consulting

Dulma Altan

Crowdcast.io

Bill Marcus

MobileForce Software

Sameer Bhasin

Marketing and Brand Strategist

Honey Patel

Business Operations, Uber

Gilad Shamri

Growth Marketing Consultant

Nicolette Mullenix

Dynamic Signal

Dave Hawley

Dynamic Signal

Tami McQueen

SalesLoft

Ashley Welch

Co-Founder, Somersault Innovation

Aashay Tutika

Biovirtua (Holographic Virtual Care)

Pushpa Ithal

Advo.Ninja

Victoria Waksman

Business Development, Partnerships and Program Management

Aurelia Setton

B2B Sales, Customer Experience, Angel Investor

Tony Yang

VP of Marketing & Startups Advisor

Yow-Hann Lee

Amazon, Lytro

Robyn Bald

Ticketfly

Andrew Oddo

Bowery Capital

John Ledoux

John Ledoux #thegrowthdude

Clinton Reeves

Pivotal Software

Troy Wendt

Bell Rock Consulting

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