VETToCEO

Entrepreneurship for Transitioning Warriors

Programs are designed and facilitated by experienced entrepreneurs who are also veterans, exclusively for veterans of all branches. We offer the program free of charge to qualified/verified members of the military and veterans. We fund our programs through the generosity of leading corporations, grants, and individuals who have a passion for helping veterans.

Owner Profile

Rob Campbell, Executive Director

Rob Campbell is a husband, father, author and entrepreneur.  Rob began a career in the Army as an infantry officer in 1990.  He served in a variety of command and staff positions in a career spanning 27 years.  His culminating assignment was command of an infantry brigade in the 101st Airborne Division.  Rob is a veteran of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and served during recovery efforts following Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. Rob retired in 2016 and wrote a book on leadership.  Disgruntled by an impersonal job market and a few failed job attempts, Rob founded his own speaking, consulting and coaching business.  Rob is currently working on his second book, this one about the veteran transition.  He enjoys motorcycling, writing, teaching and public speaking and is a staunch veteran advocate and mentor. Rob is a Combat Infantryman, Ranger and Paratrooper with three combat deployments.  He is decorated with the Combat Infantryman’s Badge and three Bronze Star medals.  He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, a masters in Administration from Central Michigan University and a masters of Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College. Rob and his wife Leslie, an artist entrepreneur and military spouse advocate reside on the North Carolina Coast.  They have two adult sons, Robbie and Louden.