Benjamin Martin

Principle Owner | Dauntless Wine Company

Cornelius OR | Wine and Spirits

"Ben is the principle owner of Dauntless Wine Cø – a Veteran owned and operated winery whose mission is to serve the Veteran community through agriculture, mentorship, and charitable contribution. Ben is committed to service by giving veterans a professional alternative through viticulture and enology - allowing them to decompress from the stressors of post-war life."

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ABOUT

Ben fosters an entrepreneurial spirit and specializes in combining strategies to deliver unique solutions for business. He began his career with the US Marines, after which he studied a variety of disciplines from PCC, Pacific University, Art Institute of Portland, and Chemeketa Community College. 

He now owns and operates Dauntless Wine Company – a veteran owned and operated winery with a mission to help veterans transition to the home front

BADGES

I am a veteran

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Ask me about transitioning
  • Ask me about my career
  • Ask me about how to brand and market to employers
  • Ask me about higher education
  • Ask me for advice on your startup
  • Ask me anything; I'm here to listen

Profile Info

  • Location

    Cornelius, OR 97113, US

  • Timezone

    (GMT-07:00) America/Los_Angeles - Pacific Time

  • Industry

    Wine and Spirits

Military history

  • Branch of Service

    Marine Corps

  • Job Code

    1833 - AAV

  • Military Grade/Rank

    E4

  • Years of Service

    4

  • Military Status

    Veteran

Skills

  • Winemaking
  • Bootstrapping Startups
  • Basic Computer and Computer Network Understanding
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • armed security
  • Computer security
  • Basic HTML
  • CSS
  • Ecommerce
  • Gardening
  • Farming - Small Scale and entrepreneurship

10 Reviews

Jeremy Burk

February 10, 2021

Thankfully Ben is willing to share his experience from his time of leaving military life to present. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the right moves and what he would have done differently. Use other people's experiences to help set your path.

Ying Wang, Esq. (she/her/hers)

January 28, 2021

Benjamin's story in entrepreneurship is really inspiring! I enjoyed learning more about his experience and he gave me good jumping off points for exploring this area more. Thanks for a great mentoring session, Benjamin!

Rachael Andoscia

January 27, 2021

Benjamin has great insight in the wine industry. I appreciate his efforts to make our call happen when our connection was not the best. H was helpful with the ideas that I bounced off him and eager to help me look at new prospectives.

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