Category: News

News specific to Veteran Owned Businesses (VOB), Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSB), Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB) and Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises (DVBE).

New law provides eligible Veterans and Primary Family Caregivers with access to DoD and Coast Guard commissaries, exchanges, and morale, welfare, and recreation retail services.

Commissary, Military Service Exchange, and MWR access extended to more Veterans beginning 2020

More veterans and caregivers to have eligibility The Department of Defense (DoD) is proud to expand commissary, exchange and morale, welfare and recreation retail eligibility to: Purple Heart recipients Former prisoners of war All veterans with service-connected disabilities Individuals approved and designated as the primary family caregivers of eligible veterans under the Department of Veterans Affairs Program of Comprehensive Assistance… Read more
Thank You

October 2019 Veteran Owned Business Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com October 2019 website numbers are in: 265,623 unique visitors (Nearly 2.8 million so far in 2019) 3,500,000+ page views (close to 36,000,000 so far in 2019) 17,809 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
"It Is The Veteran" Poem

It Is The Veteran – Read This Veterans Day Poem!

Please “like” and “share” if you agree! This poem is at the heart of why we launched Veteran Owned Business 11 years ago. Anyone can put a sticker on a window saying “we support our troops/veterans” but if you really want to show your support for those who served (and continue to serve) our great nation, make an effort to… Read more
Veterans Hire Veterans Employment Network

Veteran Owned Business Project Launches Free Holiday Employment Tool

Members and supporters who prefer to hire veterans and those in the military community can now share job opportunities at absolutely no cost MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Veteran Owned Business (VOB) will celebrate their 11th anniversary this Veterans Day.  As a benefit to their members—and to continue with their mission–VOB has created the Veterans Hire Veterans Employment… Read more
Just sent out an eblast to all our business members. In case you didn't get it, here's the text: VOB Launches Member Verification Program:

Verified Member Badge Eblast

Just sent out an eblast to all our business members. In case you didn’t get it, here’s the text: VOB Launches Member Verification Program: We are proud to announce that we have launched our new “Verified Member” program. As of today, your business is now a “verified member” of the Veteran Owned Business network. We invite you to grab one… Read more
Veteran Owned Business Verified Proud Member Badge

Veteran Owned Business Project Launches Member Verification Program

New program transitions 1,000s of validated members who joined over the past 11 years to new “Verified Member” classification MELBOURNE, Fla., Oct. 29, 2019 — Just in time for #NationalVeteransSmallBusinessWeek as well as their 11th anniversary, Veteran Owned Business (VOB) announces the launch of their long-awaited “Verification” program. As of today, all active members are classified as a “verified member”… Read more
October 2019 Vetearn Owned Business Newsletter

October 2019 Veteran Owned Business Newsletter

11th Annual Veterans Day Discounts and Freebies List Veterans Day 2019 (and VOB’s 11th Anniversary) is less than a month away. We are working on our 11th Annual Veterans Day Discounts and Freebies list. This list is seen by 100s of 1,000’s in the veteran and military community. If you have a great offer you’d like to share, send it… Read more