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Acquisition Hour: Certifications for Veteran Owned Businesses

November 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The next Acquisition Hour webinar on “Certifications for Veteran Owned Businesses” will be held on November 15 at 11:00 AM. To register, please click here.

Securing government contracts and subcontracts is not easy. As a Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs) or Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) you may gain preference when competing for contracts with the State of Wisconsin and Federal government agencies.

This webinar will focus on the various veteran owned business certifications and the basics of qualifying and applying. It will also provide an update on upcoming changes to the Federal certification programs.
In this webinar, businesses will learn more about certifications offered by the:

· State of Wisconsin Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Enterprise (DVB) certification
· Vets First Verification Program (CVE) – for veteran and service disabled veteran owned firms looking to do business with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (and FAA)
· US SBA Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Program (SDVOSB) – for firms working with Federal agencies other than the US Department of Veterans Affairs
· Other certifications

Shane Mahaffy, Lead Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Tru Mwololo, Manager-Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute
Ben Blanc, Government Contract Specialist, Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)

This webinar is eligible for 1 CPE credit.

View a schedule of all upcoming Acquisition Hour webinars.



November 15
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Jack Laufenberg
(414) 270-3600

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