The Veterans News Hour, 05/02/2018
The Veterans News Hour with David Cory and Richard Hurley
Guest, Mark Field, publisher of the National Veterans Magazine
Mark Field, a US Navy veteran, is the editor and publisher of "National Veterans Magazine."
Mark served in submarines for eight years in the Navy (1981-1989). He has worked in the mortgage banking business for two decades, and won the award as Mortgage Loan Originator of the Year for 2017 from the Arizona Real Estate Journal.
He is active in supporting many programs for veterans in Arizona as well as the entire country. As just a few examples of his many achievements:
In 2015, Mark was selected as the Veteran Small Business Champion by the US Small Business Administration for both the State of Arizona and the entire 11 state western region.
In 2010, he started a Homeless Veterans Clothing Drive which resulted in a tremendous amount of clothing donated to both US Vets and The MANA House.
In 2011, he established a Veterans Job Creation Program to give former homeless veterans work delivering door hangers. He put over 20 former homeless veterans to work from The MANA House.
In 2012, he created a Veterans Hiring Program for Tiffany Construction and the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station to hire veterans for security work. He hired, trained and managed 10 veterans to work at numerous construction sites. Tiffany Construction and APS received an award from the Arizona Department of Veterans Services.