Brigadier General Chuck Yeager, the first American to purposefully break the sound barrier, has slipped the surly bonds of Earth.

Like many in my generation, Chuck Yeager was the reason for my career choice. Tom Wolfe’s “The Right Stuff” — the book and the movie — were the touchstone works of our generation, a window into a life and world of purpose, heroism, and adventure. Yeager was the larger than life Zeus of a pantheon of post World War II aviation heroes that inspired our careers and lives.

Many of us were fortunate to live in an era where we…

Noel Zamot

Ethical Capitalist.

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