Why Should I join The VIR?

Whether you’re starting your next project and building a business or expanding your network and finding your next career, the Veterans In Residence program offers the community and services you need to find your tribe and create your life’s work. Accepted applicants earn six months of fully sponsored workspace.


Sponsored Workspace

Veterans enjoy access to complimentary workspace for six months and the full WeWork member experience, from front-desk support to discounts on operational software in our Services Store.


Veterans' Quarters

Veterans are granted access to uniquely designed lounge and meeting spaces for mentorship, networking, and special events.


Local & Global Community

Veterans also gain access to our digital Member Network, a global community of 210,000+ professionals in 70+ cities, plus access to thousands of veteran entrepreneurs via our veteran partner communities.

Citywide Community Events

Veterans collaborate with local leaders to organize monthly professional and social events at WeWork, bringing together members of local veteran and business communities.


Hear how THE Veterans in Residence program empowers you to find your tribe and create your life’s work


begin mapping out your journey to building a successful venture.

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Ready to take the first steps towards building your business? Download the Bunker Book!

Download the the Bunker Book to begin mapping out your journey to building a successful venture.

At Bunker Labs, we serve as a force multiplier with our national network to scale your venture and work locally to get your team direct access to community leaders, key customers, and access to capital.


Looking to get connected? Sign up for the next Bunker Brews.

Trevor Hartz

Bunker Labs was exactly what I needed to get going and get on track for my successful invention product. Trying to negotiate the business startup, development, and/or growth, without the Bunker Labs, the advisors, and engaging entrepreneurs in the class, would have been like trying to find the tracks in the complete dark.

Kyle Willkom

Bunker Labs added value to my current business and prepared me for the launch of a new venture. The practical applications of the content covered as well as the thoughts, feedback, and ideas from the bunker community will benefit me for years to come

Ned Collins

I have worked in and around startups for many years. The information presented during the cohort was helpful and insightful, regardless of your experience level. The interactions with other cohort members was thought provoking. Bunker Labs is a wise investment of time for any entrepreneur.

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Majorie Eastman

Having already received my MBA at Vanderbilt, Bunker Labs Nashville was on point with the guidance they provided veteran entrepreneurs. They went further than educating though, connecting veterans to resources and mentors, which takes the innovator and idea to the next level of success.


Want more? Check out the podcast playlist from the Muster Across America Annual Conference to learn how Bunker Labs Nashville contributed the success of the 2016-2017 cohort.