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Our Story

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Valerie Lavin in the field
Valerie Change of Responsibility Ceremony
Valerie congratulating troops
Valerie National Training Center
Valerie and her battle buddies
Valerie Retirement
Valerie Transition

Prepared to Lead . . .

Valerie Lavin, founder, and CEO of Luminary Global knows the importance of being prepared. As a retired Army First Sergeant with 21 years of experience serving our country, Valerie discovered the passion she has for service has extended past retirement and put her on a quest to find ways to serve those Americans who serve their country and their communities. Her first mission of service came naturally as she became involved with the local Veteran Entrepreneur ecosystem. Her passion for helping veterans navigate the business world as entrepreneurs prepared her for venturing into her own business starting Luminary.

While Valerie is still very involved with preparing veterans to succeed in their own businesses, she also wants to support the men and women who are the lifeline between preventable death and hospital care by providing pre-hospital and emergency preparedness products.

“Education and training go hand in hand. Through education, you gain theoretical knowledge, through training you gain practical skills, but neither works without the right gear on hand”.

- Valerie Lavin

Prepared to Grow . . .

After starting Luminary in 2016, Luminary experienced immediate traction by successfully securing engagements with prominent agencies within Tampa Bay and the State of Florida. This growth led to her husband Jeremy Lavin joining Luminary in 2017 as the COO. Jeremy has over 15 years of operational experience in the government and commercial sectors. His experience in establishing infrastructure for early-stage and high growth companies coupled with his expertise in government contracting and procurement has proven to be an indispensable addition to the Luminary team.

Luminary has continued to grow year over year. By strategically expanding our product offerings and solution-based services Luminary’s client base has expanded exponentially. We proudly support citizens, government agencies, and businesses nationwide. Whether it be the US Forest Service, US Army Fire & ES Divisions, your local hospital system, or our neighbor down the street, Luminary will always be there for you, ready to serve.  

Valerie Great Day Live
Valerie Lavin Business Woman of the Year Tampa Business Journal
Valerie Lavin Veterans Florida
Valerie Lavin Gasparilla Community Hero 2019
Valerie Lavin VetsComingHome USF
Valerie Lavin Podcasts
Luminary Team Fire Department
Valerie & Jeremy Medal of Honor Convention
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Valerie & Jeremy Army Ball
Valerie & Jeremy Gaparilla Parade
Valerie & Jeremy St. Jude Event

Luminary Life . . .

Luminary cares and wants you to be prepared. We work with you to find a solution for your unique needs. Our approach is exemplified through our core values.

DISCIPLINE - Success is in the details. The discipline that comes from military and corporate experience provides you with a decisive partner when it matters most.

DEPENDABILITY - Knowing you have a business partner you can rely on is priceless. Dependability is in our DNA and peace of mind is our output.

DELIVERY - Excellence is in the execution. Being second is not an option and we deliver with military precision every time.

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