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10 Big Companies Started By Military Veterans

Here's a look at a few brands that everyone is familiar, but may not have known they were started by military veterans...

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1. Sports Clips: Gordon Logan, Air Force

2. Sperry Shoes: Paul A. Sperry, Navy Reserves

3. RE/MAX: Dave Liniger, Air Force

4. Walmart: Walton brothers, Army and Navy

5. GoDaddy: Bob Parson, Marine Corps

6. FedEx: Frederick Smith, 4 years in the Marines

7. Nike: Phil Knight, Army

8. Enterprise Rent-A-Car: Jack Taylor, Navy Pilot

9. WeWork: Adam Neumann, Israeli Navy

10. Amway: Richard DeVos, Army Air Corps

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