Operation Veteran Empowerment’s original article (American Empowerment – a veteran created operated 501 (C) (3) dedicated exclusively to educational and knowledge empowerment) (see, https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/veterans-entrepreneurial-transition-vet-act-highly-woodrow-wollesen; http://www.ultimatefinancingguide.com/the-veterans-entrepreneurial-transition-vet-act-re-evaluation-and-reconsideration-highly-recommended; https://www.facebook.com/OpVetEmpower/posts/1387345818028781 now being reprinted and distributed nationally by National Veteran Owned Business Association (Vetrepreneur Magazine) – http://www.navoba.com/uncategorized/veterans-entrepreneurial-transition-vet-act-re-evaluation-reconsideration-highly-recommended/… Read More


The straight forward simple fact – the primary cause for business failures – lack of requisite knowledge for best business practices and financial acumen. It’s the same as photography – if you don’t have it right and/or correctly focused all you’ll ever gonna get is a negative! There exists only one readily accessible “real world”… Read More


Now being published and distributed nationally by VetlikeMe – See, http://vetlikeme.org/the-veterans-entrepreneurial-transition-vet-act-re-evaluation-and-reconsideration/ Veteran Economic Enhancement via Knowledge Empowerment versus Entrepreneurism – In Fact All Are Interconnected Immediate re-evaluation and reconsideration is highly recommended respecting new efforts to resurrect “The Veterans Entrepreneurial Transition (VET) Act”. One should first consider all of the relevant and materials facts before… Read More


ARTICLE FROM VETREPRENEUR MAGZINE (November/December 2016 Issue, p. 94) (Distributed and shared throughout by National Veteran Owned Business Association at the National Veteran Small Business Engagement, Minneapolis, Minn. Nov. 04, 2016 and at the NVOBA Vetrepreneur of the Year Award Ceremony) Special Report: SBA loan fee waiver for small businesses and its impact on vetrepreneurs… Read More


Woody Wollesen – Military veteran, Two time US National Taekwondo Champion,  Taekwondo Master 4th Degree Black Belt, National record holder, and Founder/Chairman  of GA 501(C)(3) non profit Operation Veteran Empowerment was specially selected and honored to ceremonially open Session Two and provide the center court “coin toss” (along with VIP status and all privileges) August… Read More


Woody Wollesen and OpVet Cited in the Latest Issue of Vetrepreneur Magazine (April 2016) – Celebrating One Hundred Issues of Advocacy for Our Nation’s Veterans      “Financing Your Ventures – A stage by stage financing guide for veterpreneurs” Go directly to the one of the nation’s foremost veteran business financing experts, Woody Wollesen, Operation Veteran… Read More


Highlighting being tapped as Event special Business Financing Speaker/Instructor on November 18, 2015, Pittsburgh. PA, at the 2015 National Veteran Small Business Engagement (one of the largest business development gatherings for vetrepreneurs/vet business owners in the country). http://nvsbe.com/, would be the honor accorded Operation Veteran Empowerment and specifically is veteran founder/creator, Woody Wollesen, for the… Read More


Please do share Highlighting Woody Wollesen and Operation Veteran Empowerment – Tapped as Event special Business Financing Speaker/Instructor scheduled for Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 11:00AM Session, Pittsburgh. PA, at the 2015 National Veteran Small Business Engagement, one of the largest business development gatherings for vetrepreneurs/vet business owners in the country. http://nvsbe.com/ Also at http://www.ultimatefinancingguide.com/opvet-will-be-speaking-at-national-veterans-small-business-engagement/ Hoping… Read More


Local Receives Top Kukkiwon Certification by Sally Litchfield Marietta Daily Journal October 25, 26, & 27, 2015 Marietta resident Woody Wollesen, 72, recently received the gold standard certifications for Master/4th Dan from Kukkiwon. Wollesen, a senior military veteran and two-time Taekwondo champion and U.S. record holder, was honored by Kukkiwon, the premier international vetting and… Read More