Tagged: Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business

23rd Annual Small Business Supplier Fair

This exciting event will provide an opportunity for small businesses to show case core capabilities, products and services to the JPL Technical and Acquisition community. Approximately 50 small businesses may be selected to visit JPL to demonstrate how their products and services can benefit future JPL missions, research and development, and institutional support and operations efforts. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||… Read more

Funding How-to for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

Happy Small Business Week! This free workshop features information on small business funding options for Veterans Topics include: Small Business financing options such as SBA backed loans and microloansing What lenders look for from applicants Business Plan preparation Where to find free mentorship and business counseling in the area How becoming a certified Veteran-Owned or Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business… Read more

Small Business Administration’s SBA Veteran Owned Business Resource Section

Follow VOB On… Attention Veteran Owned Business Directory Members (and veterans thinking about starting/buying a business): the SBA offers this great resource for Starting a Veteran Owned Business, Growing a Veteran Owned Business, Financing a Veteran Owned Business as well as Mentoring & Training for Veteran Owned Businesses and Selling to the Government: https://www.sba.gov/starting-business/how-start-business/business-types/veteran-owned-businesses/. Funding information: https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/grow-your-business/veteran-owned-businesses. Lender match information:… Read more

Alabama Announces Veteran Owned Business Program

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley announced in January in the state capital in Montgomery a program that would provide official stickers to Alabama Veteran Owned Businesses that could be displayed, which would inform customers that the businesses are Veteran Owned. The program was spearheaded by the Governor’s Alabama Small Business Commission and the State Executive Veterans Network. Bentley said the stickers… Read more
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Minnesota Creates More Veteran Owned Small Business Opportunities

Change in State Purchasing Policy Creates More Opportunities for Veteran Owned Businesses The Minnesota Department of Administration announced it will enhance the ability of certain small businesses to compete for state contracts. The initiative began February 1st, when small businesses owned by women, minorities, people with physical disabilities, or veterans bid for state contracts, existing preferences will apply to a… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Celebrates its Sixth Anniversary

Happy Veterans Day! And A Big “Thank You” For Your Continued Support! We are very proud to announce the 6th Anniversary of the launch of the Veteran Owned Business Project!   It seems like it was only yesterday when we launched the Veteran Owned Business Project as an online communication tool and resource hub for veterans, active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Reaches 250,000 Facebook Supporter Milestone!

We are very happy and proud to announce that the Veteran Owned Business Project has reached the milestone of 250,000 Facebook Supporters (Likes).  What is even more exciting is we reached and surpassed our 250,000th “Like” during Military Appreciation Month. We’d like to say a special “thank you” to all our members and supporters who have helped us reach this significant threshold.… Read more