The Bunker’s Sponsors
JetAirWerks – Arkansas City, Kansas
Jet AirWerks and Jet AirParts share a 40,000 square foot facility in Arkansas City, Kansas, just five miles from GE’s CFM56 Engine Shop at Strother Field and 10 miles from GE Aviation Materials’ Central Warehouse in Winfield, Kansas.
Jet AirWerks currently utilizes 15,000 square feet of the facility for component repair focusing on overhaul inspection and light rework / repair services.
Jet AirParts utilizes the approximately 25,000 square feet of remaining area for aviation material inventory and consignments
Veterans United Home Loans – Columbia, MO
At Veterans United Home Loans, we take great pride in our history. We’ve experienced tremendous success and have excelled because of our unwavering commitment to enhancing lives every day. We’re proud to say we’ve helped thousands of military families purchase the home of their dreams and we are dedicated to continually providing service with the same unparalleled expertise and enthusiasm that has made us a leader in the VA Loan industry.
Please check out the Veterans United Careers Website
Google Fiber – Mission, KS
Google Fiber is a sponsor of The Bunker KC and recently supported our Student Veteran Opportunity Fair.
They building one of the fastest networks in the US so that users can experience the future of broadband. From software engineers to project managers, we’re looking for experts to help reshape and revolutionize the way people connect to the web.
Please check out their open job positions, which are a great fit for military veterans.
Google Cloud Services – Mountain View, CA
The Bunker KC is a proud member of the Google Cloud Platform For Startups Incubator Program.
We can recommend startups in our program for $100,000 in free Google Cloud Services that are good for one year from acceptance.
Please check out this program at the link below.
Goody Tickets – Leawood, Kansas
Goody Tickets is a huge supporter military veteran support organizations across the KC Metro.
They are an official broker of KC Royals, Chiefs, Sporting KC, and major concert venues like Starlight Ampitheatre.
The Bunker’s Strategic Partners
Think Big Partners – Kansas City, MO
Think Big Partners helps companies grow faster, smarter and more efficiently through our network of in-house services and national partners.
Think Big is more than just a building for startup businesses- it represents a much larger picture. We serve as partners, mentors and facilitators. We combine technology and innovation in a state-of-the-art business center. Our purpose is to help businesses extend their reach far beyond the borders of their hometown. We provide the tools necessary to grow and the advantages necessary to compete. In addition to office space and technology, Think Big can provide in-house management, technology, marketing, legal and accounting services.
UMKC – Whiteboard To Boardroom Program
LED BY THE UMKC INNOVATION CENTER, a National Science Foundation Partnership for Innovation grant created the Whiteboard 2 Boardroom program (W2B) as a partnership between four regional schools – UMKC, University of Kansas, Johnson County Community College and William Jewell College. It has since expanded to include numerous academic and research institutions in the bi-state region. W2B is a team effort that includes research partners that provide the new technologies, a technology transfer office that collects technologies from research partners and helps with initial assessment and IP issues, entrepreneurs with a depth of expertise and experience in different technical domains that utilize a variety of business models, W2B staff members that serve as “match-makers”, and service providers such as the SBTDC and KCSourceLink partners that assist with business connections to facilitate startup development.
The Whiteboard 2 Boardroom program provides a number of services to the regional entrepreneurial community. These include but are not limited to identification of CEO talent and mentors for new companies, access to innovations developed at regional academic institutions and research organizations, establishment of strategic partnerships and identification of sources of capital.