WASHINGTON, April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 'Highlighting Our Heroes' campaign will feature 25 exceptional StreetShares members who have impacted not only our country but also our local communities in a positive way. StreetShares members include veteran and military spouse small business owners, as well as the military members, veterans and the families who support them. Both StreetShares and iHeart Media will tell stories of StreetShares members in the DC metro region and across the country each weekday over the next couple of months.
"Veterans, military service members and their families sacrifice for our country. We're honored and humbled to help share their stories through the 'Highlighting Our Heroes' campaign with iHeart Media," said Mark Rockefeller, CEO and Co-Founder of StreetShares and Iraq war veteran.
StreetShares and iHeart Media will spotlight members who have built successful businesses, are making an impact in our government policies and are currently involved in the military and veterans community. Many veterans, military spouses and supporting family members continue to help other veterans through employing them in their small businesses or serving them through nonprofit organizations.
Tune in to BIG 100 in the Washington, DC metro region each weekday at 5:00pm EDT or stream online at iheartmedia.com to hear stories of our veterans, service members and military families. Visit highlightingourheroes.com to learn more about each veteran or subscribe to the StreetShares blog to get updates.
StreetShares, financial solutions for America's heroes and their communities, has always served veteran business owners and investors. As a veteran-owned and veteran-run company, the majority of its customers are veterans. To continue serving veterans, StreetShares recently launched a contract financing solution for government contractors. This business funding solution is aimed to work alongside Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses of whom the government sets aside curated work.
StreetShares is America's leading small business funding membership community for veterans, active duty military and families or supporters of veterans. Business owners get fast, affordable business loans and lines of credit up to $100,000 and government contract financing up to $500,000 through investors who support their businesses. Investors earn solid returns. Membership is free. StreetShares is veteran-run and located outside of Washington, D.C.
Shauna Vo Pulayya
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SOURCE StreetShares, Inc.