Tagged: SDVOSB Contracting

Verified Veteran Owned Business

VA increases contracting with Service-Disabled and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

5% growth in goals are first since FY 2010 WASHINGTON — Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) Robert Wilkie today announced an increase to the department’s goals for contracting with Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSB).  For fiscal year (FY) 2019, VA seeks to award at least 15% of its total contract dollars to SDVOSBs and at… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Contracting Series: Contracting Checklist

Veteran Owned Business Contracting 101 SeriesSelling to the Federal Government Checklist   1. Make an appointment with your local PTAC Procurement Technical Assistance Center. 2. Identify your product or service and determine the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes and the Federal Supply Classification (FSC) codes for your product or service. Note: Most Federal government product/service listings and procurements… Read more

Attn SDVOSBs: May/June 2012 Issue of VetLikeMe Newsletter is now available for viewing

Attention Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses: The May-June 2012 VetLikeMe SDVOSB Newsletter (Volume 3, No. 3) is now available for viewing.  In this issue: Questions for Secretary Shinseki (Hardy Stone Column) The noun, “Veterans Administration” indeed sounds like an organization for veterans, doesn’t it? It implies a sort of ownership by America’s former soldiers who stepped up when needed by their… Read more

Attn SDVOSBs: March/April 2012 Issue of VetLikeMe Newsletter is now available for viewing

Attention Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses: The March-April 2012 VetLikeMe SDVOSB Newsletter (Volume 3, No. 2) is now available for viewing.  In this issue: Drinking from a Fire Hydrant (Hardy Stone Column) Wow. Balancing all the powerful wind gusts since our last issue has knocked me into a cold, muddy ravine.  The SDVOSB community feels the tremors. The past six weeks… Read more

Attn SDVOSBs: VetLikeMe March News Alerts are Now Available for Viewing

Attention Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses: March VetLikeMe SDVOSB News Alerts are now available for viewing.  In this alert:  VA Denies GAO Again (Aldevra Wins Again) (SDVOSB News Services, Washington, DC, March 14, 2012) — Today, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) again found the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) guilty of breaking a law to give procurement preference to service… Read more

Attn SDVOSBs: January/February 2012 Issue of VetLikeMe Newsletter is now available for viewing

Attention Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses: The January-February 2012 VetLikeMe SDVOSB Newsletter (Volume 3, No. 1) is now available for viewing.  In this issue: Bill Johnson, Chairman, House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Interview VetLikeMe: What strikes you most about the VA policy that’s puts Veterans eighth in line for contract opportunities? The sole purpose and responsibility of the VA… Read more

5th Annual VOB and SDVOSB NAVY Matchmaker Event and Training Conference in Rhode Island

Attention Veteran Business Owners: 5th Annual VOB and SDVOSB Matchmaker Event and Training Conference Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Naval Station Newport NUWCDIVNPT Bldg. 80 Training Room   REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! SERVICE DISABLED & VETERAN SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS • Meet with purchasing agents from prime contractors to the Navy that may have an interest in your product or service •… Read more