Christopher is a #1 Best Selling Amazon Author and “Top 30” rated Podcaster.

Lochhead has been an advisor to over 50 venture-backed startups, is a venture capital limited partner and a former three-time Silicon Valley public company CMO, entrepreneur, and co-author of two best sellers: Niche Down: How To Become Legendary By Being Different, and Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets.

After getting thrown out of school, with few other options, Christopher started his first company at 18. Lochhead is a dyslexic paperboy from Montreal with Scottish roots. Over thirty years in business he has earned with a PhD from the school of hard knocks, experienced the bliss of winning, the pain of failure and learned how to laugh about the whole thing.

He loves family and friends, thinks the Ramones are legendary, believes George Carlin was right, and loves riding the mountains and waves of Northern California.

In this Episode, you will learn:

  • Christopher’s interest in and support for veterans
  • Leading discussions on mental health
  • Making your place in the world versus finding your place in the world
  • Veterans serving in the military during their formative years
  • Veterans and entrepreneurship
  • Having real conversations about hard subjects
  • The importance and impact of service
  • Needing to meet and having responsibility for emotional needs
  • What makes a person legendary

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Duane K. L. France is a combat veteran of both Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as a mental health counselor practicing in the state of Colorado. Do you want to join the conversation regarding veteran mental health? Share, like, and comment. Read Duane's previous posts and follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn. Keep the conversation about #veteranmentalhealth going.