Category: Announcements and Updates

Veteran Owned Business Directory Announcements and VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Site Updates.

Gen. Ashenhurst Sworn In As New ODVS Director

General Ashenhurst Sworn In As New Ohio Department of Veterans Services Director

Photo courtesy Office of the Ohio Governor[/caption] COLUMBUS – Earlier this month, Deborah Ashenhurst was appointed the new Director of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services, the move was approved by the 133rd General Assembly of the Ohio Legislature and she began her duties in charge of the state-run agency that exists to help honor, provide benefits and resources, and advocate for Ohio’s former… Read more
Bulldog Builders and Contractors LLC

Bulldog Builders Partners with Texas EquuSearch to Help Find Missing Persons

VOB Member News: Bulldog Builders & Contractors is a veteran-owned and operated company, specializing in large commercial roofing projects, that is committed to helping the community. Bulldog Builders’ very own Matt Scardino is an active member of Texas EquuSearch, a volunteer-based search and rescue nonprofit organization, that has been helping people find lost loved ones for almost 20 years. Matt… Read more
MLK Day 2019

MLK “I Have A Dream” Speech

Follow VOB On… (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great… Read more
USAA Insurance

Casting USAA Members For National TV Commercial

Searching for REAL USAA Members and their families Casting Call Details: Currently have USAA Auto Insurance Member of USAA, male or female, age 21 – 70 Experience savings from switching to USAA or bundling insurance products Available the week of February 18, 2019 Specifically looking for unique, interesting stories of your interaction with USAA. Members can be of any family… Read more

Today’s VOB FAQ: “Can I add my business’ profile from my phone?”

IMPORTANT VOB MESSAGE: a short while ago we implemented a new mobile “invite” form for those of you looking to add your business to VeteranOwnedBusiness.com using your phone. We’ve already had a numerous submissions but wanted to give an overview of the process for those who are a bit confused: If you hit our red (blue for nonprofits) signup button… Read more
Directory of all United States Government Departments and Agencies

SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bids – 1/9/2019

Here’s a recent list posted on January 9, 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
GI Bill

VA assists GI Bill beneficiaries with Education Corporation of America closure

WASHINGTON —The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will assist GI Bill® students affected by the December closure of Education Corporation of America’s (ECA) approximately 70 campuses. VA is in the process of identifying GI Bill beneficiaries currently enrolled at ECA and informing them of follow-on options. If schools close in the middle of a term and Post-9/11 GI Bill… Read more