Tagged: veteran owned business

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day May 19th, 2018

On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department — the Department of Defense. Each of the military leagues and orders was asked to drop sponsorship of its specific service day in order… Read more
Rice University Veterans

Rice University will be Hosting a Veterans Business Battle Event

Event:  Rice University To Host Veterans Business Battle Date & Time: April 13, 2018 (1 pm to 7 pm) | April 14, 2018 (8 am to 5:30) Location:  Valhalla, 6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005 About This Event: Veterans Business Battle is the nation’s largest veteran-owned business competition. More than $2.5 million of investment offers have been extended since the competition… Read more
NAICS Location

Today’s VOB FAQ: “How can I add NAICS Codes to my business’ profile?”

VOB has recently added a new major feature that allows members looking to get into contracting the ability to add customized NAICS Codes to their business profile. This added feature allows site users/visitors the ability to search for and potentially find businesses based on NAICS Codes (in addition to categories)…..scroll down below to find out how you can add/edit this… Read more
We Salute These Businesses, Government Agencies and Organizations Who Use Veteran Owned Business!

We Salute These Businesses, Government Agencies and Organizations Who Use Veteran Owned Business!

VOB‘s Mission is simple: we are working tirelessly to help empower military veterans (active duty military, reservists and military spouses too) who own businesses to grow, hire fellow veterans and to give back to military veteran organizations! We salute representatives of these businesses, government agencies and organizations who at one time or another used the Veteran Owned Business Directory to… Read more

8/29/2017 Marks the 101th Birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR)

Click here to view businesses owned by Marine Corp Veterans Click here to read USMC and USMCR Military Quotes The Marine Forces Reserve (MARFORRES or MFR) (also known as the United States Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) and the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve) is the reserve force of the United States Marine Corps. It is the largest command in the… Read more
VOB Member Media Opportunity

VOB Member Media Opportunity

Show Off Your Proud Member Stickers! Veterans Day 2017 will be here before we know it.  This is the time of the year where we start seeing a dramatic increase in contacts from the media about the Veteran Owned Business Project and especially about speaking with various members like you. When asked by the media, we will typically point them… Read more
We Salute These Businesses, Government Agencies and Organizations Who Use Veteran Owned Business!

When You Do Business With A Veteran Owned Small Business!

…YOU ARE NOT helping a CEO put a Ferrari in the garage of his 5th vacation home! When you do business with a veteran owned small business YOU ARE directly helping those who served our country put food on the table, make a mortgage payment, buy “back to school” clothes for their children, hire a fellow veteran or–just possibly–give back… Read more