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USAA Searching for Veterans for National TV commercial

USAA Searching for Veterans for National TV commercial! Casting Call Details: Female Veterans (especially USAF) Ages 30-50 Female Veterans who are triathletes Ages 30-40 Male Veterans of the Coast Guard Age 60+ Real Married Couples (1 or both must be a veteran) Ages 20-40 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ***Email the following information by October 18th to [email protected]*** Name/Age/Military branch/Rank/Date… Read more
Successful Veteran Owned Businesses

Yahoo! Finance Is Searching For Successful Veteran Owned Businesses (and Non-Profits)

Yahoo! Finance’s video and editorial teams are looking for successful veterans who have started their own businesses or non-profits, risen the ranks in Corporate America, or otherwise distinguished themselves in other ways in civilian life. The goal of this series is to find successful Veteran Business Owners (and non-profit organizations) in various industries who can talk about the Trials and… Read more
Born 4 Business Casting Call

Veteran Entrepreneurs Casting Call: “Born For Business”

Emmy Award-winning Bunim/Murray Productions (producers of A&E’s Born This Way, HBO’s Autism The Musical, and MTV’s The Real World) along with Shopify Studios, is now casting three ENTREPRENEURS with disabilities, including physical, cognitive, sensory, or mental health disabilities, who have defied society’s stigmas to start their own businesses. These entrepreneurs will share their journey in a television docu-series as they… Read more
Veteran Hire Veterans Employment Network

Hiring Veterans For The Holiday Season

Are you planning on hiring temporary help for the holidays?  Or are your looking for permanent help now?  Prefer to hire veterans (or active duty, military spouses, military brats)? Either way, we invite all members and supporters to post your jobs on our Veterans Hire Veterans Employment Network!  There’s no cost. Simply visit Veteran Hire Veterans and set up your… Read more

Share Your Military/Veterans Discount With 1,000s of Members and Supporters

Does Your Business Offer Military/Veterans Discounts? We are working on our 11th Annual Veterans Day Discounts and Freebies list. We are calling on members and supporters who have a special offer for Veterans Day (or year-round) to send VOB your special offer (discount, coupon, freebie, special, etc.).  Our Veterans Day Discounts and Freebies list/post is typically shared and seen by… Read more
Veteran Owned Business Project "Proud Supporter" Badge

September 2019 Veteran Owned Business Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com September 2019 website numbers are in: 254,368 unique visitors (Nearly 2.5 million so far in 2019) 3,500,000+ page views (close to 32,000,000 so far in 2019) 15,371 unique visitors on busiest day (*would be 3x higher if you add in all domains associated with VOB) And as always… thank you so much for your support of businesses owned by… Read more
Veteran Owned Business and SDVOSB Government Contracting

10/3/2019 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bid Opportunities

Here’s a recent list posted on October 3, 2019 of RFPs, RFIs, Pre-Solicitations, bid updates and more from Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps.gov). These are for various products and services for many government agencies. You must have an account with FedBizOpps.gov to view these bids. Your business must be verified with the CVE (click here for information about the CVE and… Read more