Tagged: Florida VOBs

Potential VA Contracting Opportunities In Central Florida

Potential VA Contracting Opportunities In Central Florida: The VA plans to build a new national cemetery in Brevard County, Florida. This upcoming project will provide contracting opportunities for some local/regional businesses. Attend an industry briefing to learn more. When: April 16, 2014. Time: TBD Where: Eastern Florida State College, Cocoa Campus, Bldg 3, Room 103 No cost. Reservations are required.… Read more

Florida Ranks 3rd For Most Businesses Owned By Military Veterans But 39th In Percentages

According to a report, from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, the Sunshine State has 176,727 veteran owned businesses with revenue of $61.9 billion.  Nationally, veterans own 2.45 million businesses and employ about six million workers. This accounts for about 9 percent of America’s total businesses. California and Texas surpassed Florida as the states with the most veteran-owned businesses. … Read more