Steve Smith

The Exchange at 125: From a Little Frontier Room Sprang One of America’s Largest Retailers

By Steve Smith / July 2, 2020 /

The DoD’s largest retailer grew out of a little room on the prairie.

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The Exchange at 125: Meet the Founder of Today’s Exchange

By Steve Smith / June 30, 2020 /

Rudimentary post exchanges of the late 1800s evolved into today’s Army & Air Force Exchange Service.

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125 Years of Family Serving Family – Jeff Craven, Real Estate Directorate, HQ

By Steve Smith / June 30, 2020 /

“The Exchange’s mission of serving those who serve has resonated with my family for years and is very important to us.”

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June’s Customer Shoutouts: These Associates Rock!

By Steve Smith / June 17, 2020 /

From the PowerZone to the food courts, these associates epitomize the meaning of ‘customer service!’

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COVID-19 Heroes: ‘It’s a Team Effort’ for LP Associates

By Steve Smith / June 9, 2020 /

“I’ve stocked everything from household goods to luggage. Wherever they need me, I’m there.”

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Retiree Association Awards $40,000 in College Scholarships

By Steve Smith / June 8, 2020 /

Nearly 400 students have won scholarships from AREA since 1985.

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COVID-19 HEROES: HQ Associate Helps Test Frontline Healthcare Workers for Virus

By Steve Smith / May 12, 2020 /

“I do this because I was needed and it’s my job and duty to help.”

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‘Being On the Front Line is an Honor and a Privilege’

By Steve Smith / May 11, 2020 /

For her worth ethnic, managers and associates chose Stacey Grier to receive a challenge coin from the garrison commander.

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Saving Nearly $400,000: Associates Win Awards for Protecting Exchange Earnings

By Steve Smith / May 11, 2020 /

“These associates are passionate about keeping the benefit strong for Soldiers, Airmen and their families.”

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COVID-19 Heroes: MD Associate, an Air Force Reservist, Serving Patients in NYC

By Steve Smith / May 7, 2020 /

“I am glad to be serving my country and the people on the front line of this pandemic.”

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