DC MILITARY MAGAZINE - Veterans honored for small business success in their communities
January 8, 2018
Gary Peterson, a retired Air Force major and disabled veteran, was ecstatic to open an auto repair and resale business, called “One Community Auto,” in 2013. He won $25,000 from the American Small Business Championship, hosted by SCORE and sponsored by Sam’s Club. He was chosen as one of three Grand Champions in The American Small Business Championship (ASBC), a national competition that celebrates small business owners and helps them gain access to the resources required for continued business growth.