The Origins of ID.me
A Better Experience for Military and Veterans Who Need to Demonstrate Eligibility
CEO and Founder of ID.me, Blake Hall, discusses the genesis of his idea for ID.me’s first service – online military verification. Hall recounts the challenges he witnessed veterans experiencing trying to demonstrate eligibility for special promotions. He shares how a grant from the National Institute of Standards helped accelerate development of ID.me’s portable, digital credential to demonstrate proof of military service.