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 over to us for consideration. Click here for more information and/or to submit your special offer.
Yahoo Finance Searching for Successful VOBs/NPs
Yahoo Finance is searching for successful Veteran Owned Businesses (and Non-Profit Organizations). Yahoo Finance’s video and editorial teams are looking for successful veterans who have started their own businesses or non-profits, risen the ranks in Corporate America, or otherwise distinguished themselves in other ways in civilian life. Click here for more information.
Famous Veterans Born In October
Jimmy Carter, Walter Matthau, Charlton Heston, Robert Weeber, Jason Everman, Barry Corbin, Earl Thomas Conley, Evel Knievel, Keith Jackson, George C. Scott, Johnny Carson, Jackie Coogan, Dennis Franz, Bob Ross, Pat Sajak, Shaggy, Josh Gracin, Peter Boyle and many more. See if your favorite celebrity served: FamousVeterans.com.
Verified Member Badges
New Verified Member Badges Coming VERY Soon: Our graphics team is putting the finishing touches on our new “Verified Member” badges including a few for specific industries (restaurants, engineering, etc.). Next week we expect to have everything finalized. Click here to view these badges and add them to your site!
Casting Call Alert
Veteran Business Owners: Emmy Award-winning Bunim/Murray Productions (producers of A&E’s Born This Way, HBO’s Autism The Musical, and MTV’s The Real World) along with Shopify Studios, is now casting three ENTREPRENEURS for an upcoming television docu-series. Click here for more information.
Hiring For The Holiday Season?
Are you planning on hiring temporary help for the holidays? Or are your looking for permanent help now? We invite all members and supporters to post your jobs on our Veterans Hire Veterans Employment Network! There’s no cost! To learn more click here.
Upcoming News & Events
Be sure to check out VOBeacon for details on upcoming Military Anniversaries, Business Expos, Opportunities, Bids/RFPs/RFIs, Loan/Financing Programs, Grants, Job Fairs, Military/Veterans Discounts, Holidays, 5Ks, Rucks, Stand Down Events, Golfing Tournaments, Fundraisers, “Military Appreciation” Events, Member Events, Casting Calls and much more at VeteranOwnedBusiness.com/blog. Have an upcoming event, news or press release? Be sure to click here to submit it for consideration.
MC3 Solutions, LLC – MC3 Solutions is a Virginia Class A Contractor and is Proudly a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business.
SemperSavage – Our salad dressings deliver Savage flavor, premium natural ingredients and the highest quality.
Apex Pallets LLC – Wooden Pallet Manufacturing and Recycling. APEX PALLETS offers a wide variety of pallet services.
AMAX Real Estate – AMAX Real Estate is a 100% veteran owned organization. Veterans: Receive a special discount on the Sale of your home!
Innovative Career Resources – With quality and integrity being two of our core values, Innovative has been the recipient of CareerBuilder and Inavero’s prestigious Diamond “Best of Staffing” award for Talent & Client Satisfaction 5 years running!
Carolina Inspection Services Inc – CIS is a Veteran owned company that provides Inspection and Consulting Services for the IPPC’s ISPM-15 wood packaging materials program (WPM).
Custom Donations – Get 20% off your first year of services — offer is for organizations that serve veterans or that are owned by veterans.
Carson Patents – Prior Art Patentability Searches – Patent Application Writing – Patent Application Filing – Patent Prosecution – for Ideas and Inventions – Patent Infringement Reports and Opinions – Software Patenting – USPTO Registered Patent Agent.
OHSAY USA – Since 2012 our mission is to provide Americans a central source to buy quality products Made in USA. We are a certified veteran-owned and women-owned small business.
Thank You For 11 Years Of Support!
We’ve come a long way since launching our grassroots small business movement back nearly 11 years ago on Veterans Day 2008. As we surpass our 33,000th member, we continue to work on various sections of our resource network and site. Over the next several months we will be implementing several new features including information about national and state SDVOSB/VOSB certification programs, networking opportunities, loan programs and more. If you haven’t done so already, we welcome you to join over 300,000 supporters on our social networks to be kept up-to-date on everything we are doing here at VOB.
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Veteran Owned Business does not guarantee any special offers from members. Please contact each business for details on their specific discounts. Interested in getting your business profile? Look for the red “sign up now” button on VeteranOwnedBusiness.com. Want to see your company’s special offer in our next newsletter? Contact us at (877) 862-5478 x4.