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Paramount VetNet hosts Virtual Coffee with Vets with 99 Year Old William Curry

April 28, 2022, on the heels of Military Appreciation Month and Mental Health Action Month…Paramount Veterans Network in collaboration with Hiring America, hosted a Virtual Coffee with Vets - THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE: A Conversation With 99 Year Old William Curry, Moderated by CBS’ Magnum P.I.’s Stephen Hill, Paramount Veterans Network Ambassador. The special introduction was given by fellow VetNet Ambassador, Merryl Tengesdal from CBS’ Tough As Nails Season 2 and a Navy and Air Force Veteran.

Mr. Curry shared about his military experience in the U.S. Army during World War II and joining the U.S. Air Force when it was first formed in 1947. Mr. Curry shared advice on living a long happy life, which is, “you’ve got to keep moving”, his own personal motto. He also talked about giving back to the community, his love of reading for mental wellness and exercising seven days a week.

At the end of the event, Stephen Hill made a special announcement on behalf of Paramount Veterans Network, by announcing that William Curry will be Paramount VetNet’s Honorary Ambassador, joining Stephen Hill, Merryl Tengesdal and others.

Attendees walked away inspired by Mr. Curry, many who plan to take on Mr. Curry’s motto of “you’ve got to keep moving”.

Thank you for your service, Mr. Curry. Paramount VetNet is thrilled to have you as part of the VetNet family and looks forward to working with you to impact our communities.

Watch the full interview here


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