Category: Veteran Owned Business Industry News

Industry news related to businesses that are owned by veterans. Includes things like: new contracts, new partnerships, new hirings and other information showing the success of a business owned by a veteran.

Today's VOB FAQ: What types of products/services do you typically get calls/emails about?

Follow VOB On… VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: we have over 2,500 categories. Every business member’s profile has a direct communication connection with the business’ representative. A majority of business correspondence goes directly to our members. Over the years we’ve received numerous “thank you” letters, emails, phone calls and more from members who represent a wide range of products/services. These range from one… Read more

Today's VOB FAQ: "How can I list more than one military branch?"

Follow VOB On… VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: The main “military branch” and “military status” area of member profiles can only show one (1) military branch (example: “ARMY”) and one (1) military status (example: “separated”)!  However, if you (or the owner) served in more than one branch and/or your business has multiple owners who served in different branches, we suggest you add it… Read more

Today's VOB FAQ: "Can I Add My Veteran Owned Franchise?"

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: YES! Follow VOB On… Dedication, long hours, hard work… buying a franchise is a logical choice for many military members transitioning into the civilian world! We have 100s of Veteran Owned Franchises profiled in VeteranOwnedBusiness.com.  We have Subway locations, more than a dozen JDog Junk Removal & Hauling locations, Comfort Keepers franchises, Signarama locations, Visiting Angels franchises, Tutti Frutti… Read more

National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

Join The American Legion in support of National Poppy Day® and enter the 2018 Veteranpreneur Contest. Veterans, active duty military and their spouses are eligible to enter. See link below to complete the online entry form and send in your poppy-themed product for consideration to be sold in the 2019 Poppy Shop through The American Legion’s Emblem Sales. Think small.… Read more

Today’s VOB FAQ: “How can I add NAICS Codes to my business' profile?”

VOB has recently added a new major feature that allows members looking to get into contracting the ability to add customized NAICS Codes to their business profile. This added feature allows site users/visitors the ability to search for and potentially find businesses based on NAICS Codes (in addition to categories)…..scroll down below to find out how you can add/edit this… Read more

We Salute These Businesses, Government Agencies and Organizations Who Use Veteran Owned Business!

VOB‘s Mission is simple: we are working tirelessly to help empower military veterans (active duty military, reservists and military spouses too) who own businesses to grow, hire fellow veterans and to give back to military veteran organizations! We salute representatives of these businesses, government agencies and organizations who at one time or another used the Veteran Owned Business Directory to… Read more

12/6/2017 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bids

Here’s a recent list posted on December 6, 2017 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