Veteran Business News & Opportunities

Veteran Business News & Opportunities

USVBA President’s Message – February 2021

Members, partners, and friends, I hope all is going well for everyone. I’m excited to give you an update, as USVBA is doing very well and we believe we are...Read More
February 14, 2021

USVBA President’s Message – January 2021

Members, Partners, and Friends, Welcome to 2021! I am sure many (if not all) of us are happy to put 2020 in the rearview mirror and are looking forward to...Read More
January 12, 2021

SKANSKA – Project Open House & Business Opportunity Event

Meet the Skanska Roadway, Utilities and Enabling Project Team Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 1PM About the project: Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has awarded a 5-year design build contract...Read More
January 12, 2021

Pentagon reveals first contracts to serve as pathfinders for CMMC

Pentagon reveals first contracts to serve as pathfinders for CMMC Source: https://federalnewsnetwork.com/defense-main/2020/12/pentagon-reveals-first-contracts-to-serve-as-pathfinders-for-cmmc/ The Defense Department on Thursday disclosed the first seven contracts that are likely to be the initial test...Read More
December 16, 2020

Veteran Owned Working Wardrobes – Breaking into Sports

Very excited to announce a new one-time offering from Shift – our 4-week cohort program, “Breaking Into Pro Sports”! This program is developed in partnership with Major League Baseball and is intended for those...Read More
December 14, 2020

USVBA President’s Message – November 2020

Members, Partners, and Friends, The holidays are almost upon us and I wanted to wish everyone a safe and peaceful season. While we realize things start to slow down during...Read More
November 18, 2020

AT&T Media Fellowship Program

AT&T believes in embracing freedom and standing for equality. For nearly 100 years, AT&T has been dedicated to supporting military personnel, veterans and their families. The 2020 Veterans Media Fellowship...Read More
November 18, 2020

LAUSD Expands Opportunity to Work With Veteran-Owned Businesses

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — On a sunny, crisp fall day, William Osgood finds himself at the Riverside National Cemetery, the largest federal burial site in the western U.S., observing his team...Read More
November 17, 2020

Virtual Veterans Small Business and DVBE Summit

About this Event The SoCal Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) and the Veterans Business Outreach Center Region IX will co-host a celebration of veteran businesses in this year’s Virtual Veterans...Read More
November 2, 2020

RFQ-Caltrans D7-3W7304- DVBE Request

REQUEST FOR SUB-QUOTES FROM DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (DBE) AND EMERGING LOCAL BUSINESS SUBCONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS & HAULERS FOR: California Department of Transportation Project #07-3W7304 CALTRANS D7-03W7304 Bid Date: November 3, 2020...Read More
October 26, 2020

VETS 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)

The VETS 2 GWAC is the only GWAC set aside exclusively for Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB). It’s designed to meet diverse agency IT services requirements, including new and emerging...Read More
October 23, 2020

Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs)

The federal government can buy cost-effective, innovative solutions for information technology (IT) requirements through Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs). GWACs provide access to Best-in-Class IT solutions including: Systems design Software engineering Information assurance...Read More
October 23, 2020

2021 Edison Scholars Program – Communications Toolkit for Application Period

We appreciate you sharing this information with your community and stakeholders. Here’s some text you can use in an email. WE’RE LOOKING FOR THE MAKERS OF TOMORROW AND GIVING THEM...Read More
October 22, 2020

USVBA All-hands Zoom Workshop with Topical Breakout Sessions – November 2020

Real stuff — we minimize the presentations and focus on you. What keeps you awake in your business? Have you or can you re-tool for this “wartime economy”? Register now...Read More
October 19, 2020

California Air Resources Board, Environmental Protection Agency, and Natural Resources Agency to Hold Environmental Stakeholder Briefing on Governor’s Climate Initiative

SACRAMENTO – California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols, California Secretary for Environmental Protection Jared Blumenfeld, and California Natural Resources Secretary Wade Crowfoot will host an environmental stakeholder call to...Read More
September 23, 2020

Request for Bid on High Speed Rail: Post Tensioning Services

Dragados-Flatiron JV is the Prime Contractor for the High Speed Rail Construction Package 2-3 Project. DFJV is specifically looking for a DVBE firm to provide the services below, among others....Read More
September 18, 2020

USVBA All-hands Zoom Workshop with Topical Breakout Sessions – October 2020

Real stuff — we minimize the presentations and focus on you. What keeps you awake in your business? Have you or can you re-tool for this “wartime economy”? Register now...Read More
September 17, 2020

U.S. Veterans Magazine Fall 2020 Issue Now Online for USVBA Members

Be sure to check out the latest edition of U.S. Veterans Magazine.  This new edition features Tom Hanks!  Check it out....Read More
August 21, 2020

USVBA All-hands Zoom Workshop with Topical Breakout Sessions – September 2020

Real stuff — we minimize the presentations and focus on you. What keeps you awake in your business? Have you or can you re-tool for this “wartime economy”? Register now...Read More
August 21, 2020

USVBA President’s Message – August 2020

Friends, Members, and Partners, Last month, the USVBA Board of Directors welcomed two new members and immediately got to work at our annual strategic planning session. While COVID-19 kept us...Read More
August 21, 2020

USVBA All-hands Zoom Workshop with Topical Breakout Sessions – August 2020

Real stuff — we minimize the presentations and focus on you. What keeps you awake in your business? Have you or can you re-tool for this “wartime economy”? Register now...Read More
August 17, 2020