Tagged: Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business

Understanding and Leveraging Federal Certifications. Are certifications the right tools for your business?

  Join us for a conversation to demystify Federal contracting certifications. We will review the different Federal certifications including 8(a), HUBZone, Women Owned Small Business, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business; eligibility for each program; benefits and how to assess whether any of these certifications are tools that will help you grow your business.… Read more
SDVOSB Newsletter

Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Overview, Certification and FAQs

Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) or Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) The Department of Defense (DoD) has undertaken an outreach effort to identify small businesses owned and controlled by veterans and service-disabled veterans. The DoD outreach effort aims to improve prime and subcontracting opportunities for veteran and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses. The DoD believes that the sacrifices made… Read more
Veteran Owned Business | Verified | Kentucky

Kentucky Veteran Owned Business Certification

State of Kentucky Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Certification Program: The Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Certification Program supports service-disabled military veterans who own a business and live in Kentucky. It is designed to promote growth among SDVOSBs and encourage these businesses to locate and expand in the Commonwealth. This certification program will also allow service-disabled… 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
Minnesota Admin

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