Tagged: Minnesota Veteran Business Owners

Small Business Expo 2016 – Minneapolis on June 23, 2016

Event: Small Business Expo 2016 – Minneapolis (BIGGEST BUSINESS NETWORKING EVENT OF THE YEAR!) Date: Thursday June 23rd Time:  9:30am-4pm Location: Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55403 About the event: and Why attend? • Network with thousands of Business Owners • Attend FREE business critical workshops to help your business grow • Shop from vendors that… Read more
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Minnesota Creates More Veteran Owned Small Business Opportunities

Change in State Purchasing Policy Creates More Opportunities for Veteran Owned Businesses The Minnesota Department of Administration announced it will enhance the ability of certain small businesses to compete for state contracts. The initiative began February 1st, when small businesses owned by women, minorities, people with physical disabilities, or veterans bid for state contracts, existing preferences will apply to a… Read more

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann Recognizes Veteran Small Business Owner

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (MN-06) recognized Mark Ellson, of Woodbury, Minn. upon his graduation from the Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) and his dedication to improving the lives of  veterans. Ellson, a Army combat and service disabled veteran, currently serves as the President and CEO of JEMINI Inc., a facility resource company that specializes in supplying paper, graphic imaging, facility maintenance,… Read more