Category: Veteran Owned Small Business Contracting 101 Series

Veteran Owned Small Business Contracting 101 Series specific to Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs) and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) / Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (DVBE).

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***SDVOSB/VOSB Alert*** Bogus RFP Laptops, Phones and other Accessories

***SDVOSB/VOSB Alert*** There is a bogus RFP/Quote request going around for laptops, phones and other accessories. The quote looks like it comes from the Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration (ITA). The phone number (see below) and return email are for a company that–from research–sells government grant services and loan services. The email (including the DoC/ITA seal) looks very legit as… 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
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
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Veterans Day 2017: Veteran Owned Business Celebrates 9th Anniversary with Launch of New Government Contracting Feature

New NAICS code search system allows contracting personnel the unique ability to search for and find potential vendors who are designated as veteran/service disabled veteran owned businesses Melbourne, FL— (11/11/2017) — VeteranOwnedBusiness.com — in honor of its 9th Anniversary — has launched a North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Search Engine and Directory specifically of businesses owned by veterans and… Read more
SDVOSB Newsletter

End of the Federal Fiscal Year Contracting Rush

Veteran Owned Businesses and SDVOSBs Have Opportunities at the End of the Federal Fiscal Year View our most recent list of SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bids The end of the Federal Government’s Fiscal year closes on September 30th, and Veteran Owned and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses can take advantage as Federal Agencies try to spend their allocated… Read more

Legislation Protecting Service Disabled Veteran Owned and Veteran Owned Small Businesses

Bergman, Kuster Introduce Legislation Protecting Veteran-Owned Small Businesses This past week, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Jack Bergman (R-Mich.) and Ranking Member Annie Kuster (D-Conn.) introduced the Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017 to protect Service Disabled Veteran Owned and Veteran Owned Small Businesses. “An important step in making sure our veterans get the treatment they’ve earned… Read more