Easter Seals’ Operation Vets THRIVE has Helped Hundreds of Veterans Find Jobs in the Tri-State

On February 5, 2013, Easter Seals TriState hosted a community-wide meeting to explore key focus areas and to consider ways to facilitate discussion. With more than 80 people in attendance representing local leaders in business, philanthropy, and service provision; convening participants began the task of mapping out the region’s assets, barriers, and resources with regard …

What the Military Means to Tony Coutsoftides, Legion Logistics CEO

The military, being a soldier, an officer, a veteran. Not a day goes by that I don’t think of my men, the life, and all that it encompassed for me. I wanted to be a soldier as far back as I could remember. My uncle was a 4-star general on the Island of Cyprus. Prior …

Lacy Starling’s Tribute to Her Navy Veteran Grandmother

I come from a family with a long history of military service. My maternal grandfather enlisted in World War II and served in Italy. My father, faced with a low draft number, enlisted during the Vietnam War. My oldest brother was in the Army during the first Gulf War. My other brother joined the National …

From a Civilian on Veterans’ Day

I come from a very civilian family. I had an uncle we saw once a year who served in the Korean War, but he never talked about it. I cannot think of one other relative of mine who served. So I grew up not understanding why anyone would willingly subject themselves to the rigors of …

A Veterans Day Tribute from Relationship Builder, Roxanne

Veteran’s Day holds a special place in my heart as it does for all Americans who have family members that have served this country. While I am not a military spouse or parent – that takes a kind of strength I cannot fathom – I am a military sister. I was in junior high school …

1 Woman Owner + 1 Disabled Veteran Owner = 0 Minority Certifications?

It’s a well-known fact that my business partner, Tony Coutsoftides, is a service-disabled veteran. We talk about it all the time, we include it in our marketing materials and his service (and sacrifice) is something we are very proud of. And it should not come as a shock to anyone that I’m a woman. (If …

November Starts Tomorrow, You Know What That Means!

Yep, it’s No-Shave November time at the Legion! Here’s a picture of most of the guys participating. The others were either camera shy or tied up on the phones getting freight shipped for our customers.  

Legion Logistics Accepts Three Awards in One Day

Apparently October 23rd is the day to give out awards in the Cincinnati area. And this year, Legion Logistics was the company to receive them. We received so many awards Tony and Lacy had to divide and conquer to accept them all.