• Hon. Pete Geren, Secretary of the Army, talks with centers of influence at the barbecue dinner during the Army Strong Experience June 3 at Burba Park Cottage, Fort Meade, Md. Army leaders hoped guests would share their experiences when they returned home and have an improved understanding of Soldiers' lives.

    An Engaging Event

    Hon. Pete Geren, Secretary of the Army, talks with centers of influence at the barbecue dinner during the Army Strong Experience June 3 at Burba Park Cottage, Fort Meade, Md. Army leaders hoped guests would share their experiences when they returned...

  • (L to R) Dr. Donn Murphy, president - The National Theatre, Mr. Shane Bowler, producer - Military Channel, and Mr. Tom Cosgrove, chief operating officer - Discovery Channel, prepare for their jumps with the U.S. Army Golden Knights Tandem Team during the Army Strong Experience at Fort Meade, Md., June 3. Influencers discovered ways they could tell the Army story through their respective disciplines.

    Ready, Set, Jump

    (L to R) Dr. Donn Murphy, president - The National Theatre, Mr. Shane Bowler, producer - Military Channel, and Mr. Tom Cosgrove, chief operating officer - Discovery Channel, prepare for their jumps with the U.S. Army Golden Knights Tandem Team during...

  • Ms. Wendi Strong, executive vice president of corporate communications - USAA, waves to onlookers as she glides back to the drop zone during her tandem jump at the Army Strong Experience June 3. Influencers used social media to express their thoughts and feelings and connect their Army experiences to their peers.

    Floating Like a Leaf

    Ms. Wendi Strong, executive vice president of corporate communications - USAA, waves to onlookers as she glides back to the drop zone during her tandem jump at the Army Strong Experience June 3. Influencers used social media to express their thoughts...

  • Mr. Jim Klein, managing partner - JSK Capital Partners, LLC, and Mr. Tom Cosgrove, chief operating officer - Discovery Channel, talk at the barbecue dinner June 3 during the Army Strong Experience at Burba Park Cottage, Fort Meade, Md. Influencers had opportunities to network and engage each other during the two-day event to share their Army experience.

    COI to COI Engagement

    Mr. Jim Klein, managing partner - JSK Capital Partners, LLC, and Mr. Tom Cosgrove, chief operating officer - Discovery Channel, talk at the barbecue dinner June 3 during the Army Strong Experience at Burba Park Cottage, Fort Meade, Md. Influencers had...

  • Mr. George Kingsley, a professional horse trainer, shoots skeet with Sgt. 1st Class Charles Coffey, NCOIC of the Army Marksmanship Unit Shotgun Team, June 4. Unlike Kingsley, some influencers were having first-time experiences, such as shooting a shotgun, during the event.

    Sharp Shooter

    Mr. George Kingsley, a professional horse trainer, shoots skeet with Sgt. 1st Class Charles Coffey, NCOIC of the Army Marksmanship Unit Shotgun Team, June 4. Unlike Kingsley, some influencers were having first-time experiences, such as shooting a...

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