Category: Veteran Owned Small Business Contracting 101 Series

Legislation Protecting Service Disabled Veteran Owned and Veteran Owned Small Businesses

Bergman, Kuster Introduce Legislation Protecting Veteran-Owned Small Businesses This past week, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Jack Bergman (R-Mich.) and Ranking Member Annie Kuster (D-Conn.) introduced the Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017 to protect Service Disabled Veteran Owned and Veteran Owned Small Businesses. “An important step in making sure our veterans get the treatment they’ve earned… Read more

Introducing VOB’s New "NAICS Codes" Feature

New Major Feature Available For Your VOB 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 will allow site users/visitors the ability to search for and potentially find businesses based on NAICS Codes (in addition to categories)…..scroll down… Read more

System for Award Management (SAM) Registration

The System for Award Management (SAM) is an official website of the U.S. government. Follow VOB On… There is no cost to use SAM. You can use this site for FREE to: Register to do business with the U.S. government Update or renew your entity registration Check status of an entity registration Search for entity registration and exclusion records To… Read more

Office of Senator Booker is hosting a Veterans Small Business Forum

The Office of Senator Booker is hosting a Veteran Small Business Forum. This event will focus on veteran owned small businesses (VOSBs) and veterans that are looking to start their own business, and will take place on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Kean University, Kean University North Avenue Academic Building (NAAB) – First Floor, Corner of Morris Ave. and North… Read more
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9/13/2016 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bids

Here’s a recent list posted on September 13, 2016 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 including: firewall setup, motor repair services, commercial cleaning, Internet installation, window washing, court reporting and transcription services  and other products and services. You must have an account… Read more

8/22/2016 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bids

Here’s a recent list posted on August 22, 2016 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 including: Construction, Flashlights, Assembly Services, Food Products, Motor Assembly and other products and services. You must have an account with FedBizOpps.gov to view these bids. Many of… Read more

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Will Benefit Veteran Owned Small Businesses

Veterans First Contracting Program to give preference to SDVOSBs and VOSBs On June 16, 2016 the Supreme Court held that 38 U.S.C. 8127(d) applies to all contracts including Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) and orders placed against the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) contracts. The Court also held the “rule of two” contracting procedures in section 8127(d) are not limited to those… Read more