Many entrepreneurs either mobilize to specifically become a DOD contractor, or they steer clear of any government contracts. Most think the regulatory barriers are a significant hurdle.
The US Army is completely overhauling the way it does business with outside contractors. They have reimagined their interactions to actually assist entrepreneurs with personnel and infrastructure to design solutions the US Army needs. Jay Harrison was appointed specifically to assist in that overhaul. He is the Command Innovation Officer of the Army Futures Command, located in Austin, Tx.
He came on the Austinpreneur podcast to share how his team partnering with entrepreneurs. They’re assisting in development of innovative solutions, and helping streamline regulatory issues to rapidly develop products that not only protect the country, but can be reused and commercialized.
Don’t miss this episode!