Andrew Cruz knew his time as an active-duty U.S. Marine was coming to an end when he started pursuing entrepreneurial endeavors over the last several years. Like many Veterans in transition, he wanted to make the move from public service to civilian life as smooth for his family as possible. As a military recruiter in Southern California who guided young people through the stages to join the military, he knew he needed something meaningful, something that allowed him to continue impacting people’s lives.