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Military Times Partners with MCON for a Celebration of Military Culture at an Exclusive Veterans Day Weekend Event in Las Vegas

Written by Stephanie Gildea August 2, 2023 0 comment

Arlington, VA., August 4, 2023Military Times, the leading source for news and information for the military community, is proud to announce its collaboration with MCON for an unparalleled Veterans Day weekend event in Las Vegas from November 10th to 12th, 2023. 

MCON in Partnership with Military Times, will provide veterans with a unique and memorable experience. “We are honored to join forces with MCON for this exceptional Veterans Day weekend event. This collaboration aligns perfectly with Military Times’ mission to provide comprehensive coverage and support to the brave men and women who have served our nation. Together, we will create an unforgettable experience that celebrates the sacrifices and achievements of our veterans,” said Mort Greenberg, Senior Vice President of Media Solutions at Military Times.

MCON, co-founded by Marine Corps veteran Waco Hoover, is known for curating exceptional events that celebrate and empower military veterans. The Veterans Day weekend event in Las Vegas promises to be an extraordinary celebration, bringing together veterans, thought leaders and key industry figures to engage in thought-provoking discussions, networking opportunities, and hands-on activities.  

Military Times writers will participate in thought leadership programming during the event, leveraging various mediums such as IRL presentations, virtual programs, videos, and digital content.

The partnership also allows Military Times to build a dedicated section on for MCON. Additionally, Military Times will develop a Digital Show Daily with several integration event sponsorship opportunities. There will also be a Military Times Studio onsite and will collaborate with MCON on gear, culinary, and other unique hands-on experiences, including a BBQ Cookoff and Mixology Competitions. 

“We are thrilled to collaborate with Military Times for our Veterans Day weekend event,” said Wavo Hoover, Co-Founder and Partner of MCON. “MCON was created by veterans to bring the military community together. Our goal is to host an event that reflects the authenticity of military culture and what it means to serve your country.

For media inquiries or further information, please contact:

Military Times
Stephanie Gildea

Mike Lavigne


About Military Times

Service members and their families rely on as a trusted, independent source for news and information on the most important issues affecting their careers and personal lives, including branch updates, financial services, pay and benefits, healthcare, education, transition resources, and more. is a part of the Sightline Media Group, which also owns Army Times, Marine Corps Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times, Federal Times, Defense News, and C4ISRNET.

About MCON

MCON was created by veterans to bring the military community together for an epic celebration. It’s the only annual event celebrating what we love and miss about military culture. MCON is an organization that values service, purpose, and sacrifice. The mission is to create community, facilitate connection and improve the well-being of those who served and their families. For media queries, contact Mike Lavigne