Eagle Rare Life Award Nominee

Ken Falke

Date Added

June 2nd, 2016

CHARITY

Boulder Crest Retreat

Category

Leadership

VOTES

1972

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““Founder and CEO of Boulder Crest Retreat the Nation's First Privately Funded Rural Veteran and Military Wellness Center as well as the Founder and CEO of The Explosive Ordnance Disposal Warrior Foundation who works tirelessly for FREE giving back to fellow Veterans””

Kenneth Falke
Masters of Policy Management, Georgetown University
Member, Harvard Business School Executive Education Program
BS in Education, University of the State of New York, Regents College Founder/Chairman, Boulder Crest Retreat for
Military and Veteran Wellness
Founder/Chairman, EOD Warrior Foundation
CEO, Shoulder 2 Shoulder, Inc.

Falke is a 21-year combat veteran of the U.S. Navy and retired Master Chief Petty Officer. Ken is highly respected around the world as an innovative and forward thinking thought leader on the subjects of wounded warrior care, military and veteran transition, counterterrorism, military training, and innovative technology development.
Under Ken’s entrepreneurial direction and leadership as the Founder of his first company, A-T Solutions, the company is a recognized international expert and valuable global asset in combating the war on terrorism. At the forefront of providing training and consulting services in the Anti- Counter- Terrorism industry today, A-T Solutions was named four consecutive years to the Annual Inc. 500 fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S. Also recognized in Entrepreneur Magazines’ Hot 500 List, the Washington Technology “Fast 50”, Smart CEO’s “Future 50”, and the winner of the very prestigious Greater Washington Area Government Contractor Award in the category of companies $75M-$100M. In 2010, Ken was named as the Entrepreneur of the Year for the Fredericksburg, Virginia Regional Chamber of Commerce and selected as a finalist in the prestigious Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year program.
Ken is the current CEO of a Shoulder 2 Shoulder Inc., technology and multi-media company, in addition to the chairman and founder of Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness and the EOD Warrior Foundation.
Ken spends the majority of his time educating the public and private sectors on the issues surrounding the long-term care of our returning military personnel and their families from the last fifteen years of war. Ken has recently received the Loudoun County Sheriff and the VFW Post 2760 annual leadership awards. In addition, Boulder Crest Retreat was named the nonprofit and small business of the year for 2015 from the Loudoun Chamber of Commerce. Ken was also a finalist for the Chambers; 2015 entrepreneur of the year.