Tagged: Veteran Entrepreneurs

How to Become a Vendor for the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

The VA is responsible for the overseeing the operation of a nationwide system of hospitals, clinics, regional offices, data processing centers, etc. that require a variety of goods and services. These goods and services are purchased on a national and regional level as well as on a local level from small businesses. At this seminar, we’ll cover: Best Ways to… Read more

Everything You Need To Know About Getting a Business Loan

Are you looking for money for your business? This workshop will help you zero in on the right lending choices for your business and avoid money scams. Learn how to ask for a loan, get prepared for the lender, and find out what lenders are looking for from you. Listen to John Patterson, lending officer at the B.A. Fund, discuss… Read more
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Today’s VOB FAQ: “Can I add my business’ profile from my phone?”

IMPORTANT VOB MESSAGE: a short while ago we implemented a new mobile “invite” form for those of you looking to add your business to VeteranOwnedBusiness.com using your phone. We’ve already had a numerous submissions but wanted to give an overview of the process for those who are a bit confused: If you hit our red (blue for nonprofits) signup button… Read more
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Today’s VOB FAQ: “Can I Add My Veteran Owned Franchise?”

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: YES! Follow VOB On… Dedication, long hours, hard work… buying a franchise is a logical choice for many military members transitioning into the civilian world! We have 100s of Veteran Owned Franchises profiled in VeteranOwnedBusiness.com.  We have Subway locations, more than a dozen JDog Junk Removal & Hauling locations, Comfort Keepers franchises, Signarama locations, Visiting Angels franchises, Tutti Frutti… Read more
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Today’s VOB FAQ: What types of products/services do you typically get calls/emails about?

Follow VOB On… VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: we have over 2,500 categories. Every business member’s profile has a direct communication connection with the business’ representative. A majority of business correspondence goes directly to our members. Over the years we’ve received numerous “thank you” letters, emails, phone calls and more from members who represent a wide range of products/services. These range from one… Read more
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Governor Walker Announces $400,000 for Non-Profit Organizations to Help Veteran Entrepreneurs

Governor Scott Walker and Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) Secretary Dan Zimmerman announced today $400,000 in grants to non-profit organizations that provide entrepreneurship training, or technical, business or other assistance to veteran entrepreneurs to improve employment outcomes. “We are proud to support veterans who are choosing to invest in themselves to create businesses right here in Wisconsin,” said Governor… Read more

2nd Annual Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Opportunity Day

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When: Tuesday, November 27, 2018  Time: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm  Who: U.S. Department of Energy  Forrestal Building | Main Auditorium  Where: 1000 Independence Ave., SW  Washington DC 20585 Click here for details and to register Registration is required. Space is limited. Attendees must be U.S. citizens… Read more