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Military Times Joins Forces with MCON for the Second Year to Host an Exclusive Four-Day Event in Las Vegas, bringing the military community together for an epic celebration.

Written by Stephanie Gildea March 20, 2024 0 comment

MCON, established by veterans to foster camaraderie and celebrate the essence of military life, offers a unique platform for veterans and their families. Through various activities and engagements, MCON aims to build community connections and enhance the well-being of those who have served.

“We are honored to collaborate once again with MCON for this exceptional event,” stated Mort Greenberg, Senior Vice President of Media Solutions at Military Times. “This partnership underscores Military Times’ unwavering commitment to providing comprehensive coverage and support to our veterans. Together, we will deliver an unforgettable experience that pays tribute to the sacrifices and triumphs of our military community.”

Founded by Marine Corps veteran Waco Hoover, MCON sets the standard for orchestrating remarkable events that empower and celebrate military veterans. The upcoming Four Day extravaganza in Las Vegas is set to be a monumental gathering, uniting veterans, industry leaders, and thought influencers for engaging discussions, networking opportunities, and immersive experiences.

Military Times journalists will play an integral role in the event’s programming, contributing to thought leadership sessions across various mediums, including in-person presentations, virtual forums, video content, and digital platforms.

Moreover, the collaboration enables Military Times to establish a dedicated section on for MCON-related content. Additionally, Military Times will produce a Digital Show Daily, offering numerous sponsorship opportunities for event integration. A Military Times Studio will be stationed onsite, facilitating collaborative ventures with MCON on exclusive experiences, such as a BBQ Cookoff and Mixology Competitions, alongside gear showcases and culinary delights.

“We are thrilled to partner once more with Military Times for our four-day gathering,” remarked Waco Hoover, Co-Founder and Partner of MCON. “MCON’s ethos is rooted in bringing together the military community, and our collaboration with Military Times perfectly embodies that spirit. Together, we endeavor to host an event that authentically celebrates military culture and honors the profound commitment to service.”

As anticipation builds for this landmark event, Military Times and MCON invite veterans, families, and supporters to mark their calendars for an unforgettable weekend in Las Vegas. Click here to learn more: 

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About Military Times:
Military Times is the leading source of news and information for the military community, providing comprehensive coverage of military affairs, veteran issues, defense technology, and more.

About MCON:
MCON is a veteran-founded organization dedicated to bringing together the military community through engaging events and initiatives to foster connection, camaraderie, and well-being. The organization is dedicated to honoring and celebrating the military experience while providing a platform for discovering the latest advancements in technology, wellness, fitness, transition and more for veterans. The weekend celebration brings together a vibrant community that embraces adventure, fun, and meaningful connections.