Tagged: Maryland Veteran Business Owners

Franchising 101 for Veterans Scheduled for April 18, 2013

April 18,2013 Veterans: Meet Franchisor In one evening meet successful franchisor who are interested in expanding in the Maryland and DC market.This FREE, “must-attend”event is for you,Our veterans  and friends of veterans who want to: * Use your military  experiences to help your self               * Be our Own Boss          … Read more

Judge Allows Department of Veterans Affairs to Ignore Veteran Preference When Awarding Contracts

Due to an apparent legislative gap, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) doesn’t have to give former service members’ small businesses preference for all of their contracts.  This alarming decision could impact $3 billion in federal contracts each year. On November 27th, U.S. Federal Claims Judge Nancy Firestone ruled against a bid protest filed by a Maryland veteran owned business.  Firestone said… Read more