Category: Networking Opportunities

Indiana’s Gov. Mike Pence Signs Several Veterans and Business Bills Into Law

Click here to view the list of Indiana Veteran Owned Businesses Indianapolis – Governor Mike Pence today signed House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1312, authored by Representative Douglas Gutwein (R – Francesville). HEA 1312 allows veteran-owned businesses to register directly with the State of Indiana instead of the federal government. This registration allows veteran-owned businesses to receive greater consideration during the… Read more
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Central Florida Military Spouse Hiring Event

There are 2 things that Veterans in Brevard County should have no trouble with. 1) Housing 2) Employment. If you know someone who is in need of work or an employer who is looking to hire, please share this with them. When: April 14th, 2016 from 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM Where: PAFB – Tides Club, 1001 N Hwy A1A… Read more

6th Annual Veteran Woman Owned Small Business Seminar

March 17, 2016 8:30 am – 4:30 pm The Women’s Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery 2 Memorial Ave Arlington, VA 22211 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION $80  What can you expect at the 6th Annual WAVE Seminar? To hear quality speakers; meet with top agency representatives; meet with major government prime contractors; network with successful women small business owners; find out more about… Read more

Sharing your upcoming events with the VOB community

How can I share my event with VOB’s community of 300,000 supporters and over 26,000 members? Many members, supporters, businesses and organizations approach the Veteran Owned Business Project regarding upcoming events in support of our military, veterans and military families.  Some of these events include things like: military job fairs, holiday events, fundraisers, contracting/business opportunities, casting for active duty military/veterans,… Read more
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California Department of Transportation Business Outreach June 18th

Attention Veteran Owned Businesses and SDVOSBs interesting doing business with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans): Event: Imperial County Transportation Business Outreach Who’s Invited: Contractors, Sub-Contractors, Labor Unions, Consultant Services. What: Outreach/Opportunities, Bonding, Lending, Certification Workshops When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 – 9am to Noon Where: Imperial Valley College, Bldg. 2700, 380 East Aten Road, Imperial, California Caltrans is preparing for major… Read more

VA Veteran Owned Small Business Verification Assistance and Guidelines

Attention Veteran Business Owners and past/present military members interested in Entrepreneurship: VA has developed the Verification Assistance Program (VAP) to help Veterans understand the Verification policy and process. The goal of the program is to reduce the risk of denial due to lack of understanding and misinterpretation of the regulation. To accomplish this objective, the VA is establishing partnerships with… Read more

Operation Boots to Business (from Service to Startup)

Take The Next Step Toward Starting A Business After Your Military Service IS SMALL BUSINESS OWNERSHIP FOR YOU? Entrepreneurship and small business ownership is a key opportunity for transitioning service members and veterans as they transition to civilian life. Returning veterans are natural entrepreneurs, possessing the skills, experience and leadership to start businesses and create jobs. According to the most… Read more