HeroPreneur Awards Luncheon

During the conference we will be honoring those in our community that support our veteran community at the HeroPreneur Awards Luncheon.


Thursday, November 15, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm


Phoenix Convention Center
West Building, 300 Ballroom
100 N 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Fireside Chat

  • Daymond John

    “The People’s Shark”®
    on ABC’s Shark Tank
    CEO, The Shark Group
    Multiple New York Times best-selling author

  • Aaron Bare

    Managing Director,
    Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Singularity University
    Co-Founder, HeroZona Foundation

Congratulations to our 2018 recipients.

  • HeroZona Foundation’s
    Hon. John S. McCain III

    Maverick Award

    Donald E. Brandt

    President and CEO
    Pinnacle West and Arizona Public Service

  • HeroPreneur Entrepreneurship Award

    Edward J. Robson

    Founder and Chairman
    Robson Resort Communities
    U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

  • HeroPreneur Employment Award

    Robert H. Swan

    Interim CEO
    Intel Corporation

  • HeroPreneur Education Award

    Dr. Michael M. Crow

    Arizona State University

  • HeroZona Foundation’s

    The Mission Continues Award

    Tuskegee Airmen

    Archer-Ragsdale Arizona Chapter


  • CNN Military Analyst
    James A. “Spider” Marks,
    Major General, U.S. Army, (Ret.)

  • Co-Chairman,
    Arizona Corporate Council on Veterans Careers
    Hal Pitman
    Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy (Ret.)