Episode 17

bonus
Published on:

25th Nov 2020

063: Thanksgiving Special & Jen Amos' Interview with Christina Etchberger on It's A Military Life

In this bonus episode, Jen Amos gives thanks for the Holding Down the Fort community, winning "Media Professional of the Year Award" presented by The Rosie Network Entrepreneur Awards, and the recent release of Scott's latest book Veteran Wealth Secrets. Also, thanks to Christina Etchberger from It's A Military Life, we get to listen to the most recent interview featuring Jen Amos.

Watch the Facebook Live version at the It's A Military Life Facebook Page at https://fb.watch/1ZwPHF8Aru/

To learn more about the Veteran Pen Pal Project’s Holiday Initiative: Operation Holiday Salute, visit https://itsamilitarylife.com/2020/10/11/veteran-pen-pal-project-veterans-last-patrol-operation-holiday-salute/

For Jen's acceptance speech for The Rosie Network Entrepreneur Awards: https://www.facebook.com/thejenamos/posts/10104456710139197

Watch Scott's new video series, Veteran Wealth Secrets, on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCz7vRdwcU2VoXBcD3WeHvpg

Are you a veteran who found the secret to personal/professional success? We want to hear your story! Feel free to reach out to Jen's work email jen@usvetwealth.com to apply today.

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Military families are far from the average American family.

While on active duty, families learn resilience, resourcefulness, time management, organizational skills, flexibility, delayed gratification and, of course, how to establish a new normal after every PCS.

Our award-winning show is dedicated to curating knowledge, resources and relevant stories for military spouses (by military spouses and military family advocates) so they can continue to make confident and informed decisions for themselves and their families. Because let's face it... we know who's REALLY "Holding Down the Fort."

November 2020, Jen Amos and Holding Down the Fort Podcast was awarded “Media Professional of the Year” at The Rosie Network Entrepreneur Awards! Check out her acceptance speech at https://fb.watch/1Es0LLlGu7/

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Jen Amos

Jen Amos is an award winning podcaster, online entrepreneur, and (currently) a contestant on the reality podcast competition: America’s Next Top Podcaster.

Jen first found podcasting in summer 2019 as a way to work through her mild depression and bouts of loneliness. She had recently moved from San Diego, CA (her home of 20+ years) to now Virginia Beach, VA with her husband and fur baby.

Jen actively seeks to find common ground through conversation and storytelling to foster community and collaboration. She is known for her active listening skills, candidness, and ability to uncover powerful stories and universal lessons while conversing with her guests. Her favorite topics to cover on her podcast shows involve military families, entrepreneurs, women, and mental health.

Prior to podcasting and moving to the east coast, Jen received her Bachelor’s in Journalism emphasis Public Relations at San Diego State University and was fired from her fourth consecutive job in her young adult years. For a decade since, Jen has established a career in sales and in entrepreneurship with experience in the legal industry, online marketing, and now financial services.

November 2020, she was awarded “Media Professional of the Year” at The Rosie Network Entrepreneur Awards for her work with Holding Down the Fort Podcast. Her show, The Filipino American Woman (TFAW) Project, received an Honorable Mention at the Asian American Podcaster's Inaugural Golden Crane Podcast Awards in December 2020, and has been recognized as "Amplifying Asian Women Voices" on Spotify during AAPI Heritage Month in May 2020. In 2018, her and her husband’s business, US VetWealth, was named Best Entrepreneur Start Up Company Awardee by the San Diego Business Journal & The Rosie Network.

Jen’s been featured on multiple media outlets including VeteranCrowd Network, It’s a Military Life, What We’re Not Talking About, Crisis of Culture, Filipina On the Rise, VirtForce, Ossa Collective, SUPERBANDS, Chopsticks Alley, FoundHer by Entrepinayship, Military Veteran Dad Podcast, SD Voyager, FedEx Office, The San Diego Union Tribune, NBC 7 San Diego, The Living East, and much more.

August 2020, Jen Amos participated as a speaker for PodFest Global, which now holds the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Largest Attendance for a Virtual Podcasting Conference in One Week. In addition to the media platforms, events, groups, and organizations Jen has been fortunate to be a guest speaker at throughout the years, her favorite medium of speaking has been through podcasting.

During her spare time, Jen volunteers with Veterati, SCORE, and 7 Cups.