MyComputerCareer and Military Makeover Expand Their Partnership Into 2021
Holly Springs, NC. DECEMBER 17, 2020 | 8 min read
Military Makeover is proud to call MyComputerCareer their 2021 Title Sponsor, expanding our partnership for a 4th consecutive year. MyComputerCareer joined Military Makeover back in 2018 as an educational partner outfitting veteran homes with computer systems, housing solutions, and other IT certification programs to help veterans gain the skills needed for employment as they transition into civilian life. In 2020, MyComputerCareer selected two (2) Military Makeover recipient families and has plans to select a deserving student veteran in 2021.
Military Makeover with Montel®, A BrandStar Original, is America’s Leading Branded Reality TV Show. Together, our mission is to work along side eachother – lending a helping hand and a bit of “sweat equity” on the home front to members of our military and their loved ones. MyComputerCareer, a nationally accredited IT school with a Military Friendly® designation, has provided technical training, certification preparation, and job placement support for service members, veterans, and their families.
MyComputerCareer gives back to veterans at every opportunity we can. Inspired by his Marine father, Tony Galati founded MyComputerCareer. He has always had a great admiration and appreciation of those who serve our country. “We LOVE our Military Makeover partnership and all our friends at Brandstar because we love our veterans and our mission of ‘Changing Lives.’ Our entire organization stands behind this effort because that’s what it’s all about! We so look forward to meeting and serving the four deserving families that we’ll be helping out this year.”
Talk show legend and military advocate Montel Williams, a veteran of the Marine Corps and the Navy, is both host and co-executive producer of Military Makeover. Montel along with a coloful cast and crew seek to transform the homes and lives of military families across the country. The cast includes co-host Art Edmonds, designer Jennifer Bertrand, contractor Ryan Stanley, and special guest veteran WWE Superstar Lacey Evans. This special series enlists non-profits, caring companies of all sizes, and the local community to come together to change the living situation – and the lives – of these deserving families.
A Perfect Partnership
“We are so fortunate to be able to call MyComputerCareer our partner and title sponsor for 2021,” says Mark Alfieri, Founder, and CEO of BrandStar. “For the past 4 years, we have watched them outfit veteran homes with computer systems and give those veterans the training they need to succeed in the workplace.” Military Makeover airs on Lifetime®, STIRR, and on the American Forces Network which serves American servicemen and women, Department of Defense, and other U.S. government civilians and their families stationed at bases overseas, as well as U.S. Navy ships at sea. and like-minded companies such as MyComputerCareer come together to transform the homes and lives of military families across the country. The show airs on Lifetime, the American Forces Network (AFN), and is available on the free, online streaming service, Stirr. All aired episodes can also be viewed at http://www.militarymakeover.tv.
MyComputerCareer is an accredited Information Technology (IT) career college that provides training, professional certifications preparation, and job placement services for anyone who is looking to enter the IT industry. Also, we are there to help those seeking additional knowledge and skillsets to help them advance in the field or have access to different career opportunities. If you are interested in enrolling in our ITSS program (either online learning or on-campus), feel free to reach out to us for more information.