Tagged: New Orleans

2019 Purple Heart Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2 -New Orleans

On August 7, 1782 George Washington created the Purple Heart and now, August 7th, is known as Purple Heart Day. We are celebrating with our third annual Purple Heart Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1 & 26.2. You will get a beautiful purple heart medal. The quote on the medal says, “No person was ever honored for what he received.… Read more

2019 Purple Heart Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2 -New Orleans

On August 7, 1782 George Washington created the Purple Heart and now, August 7th, is known as Purple Heart Day. We are celebrating with our third annual Purple Heart Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1 & 26.2. You will get a beautiful purple heart medal. The quote on the medal says, “No person was ever honored for what he received.… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Welcomes Newest Sponsors – September 22, 2014

Veteran Owned Business is proud to welcome the following Enhanced Listing Sponsors to our free directory of business owned by United States Military Veterans (VOSB), Active Duty Military, Reservists and Service Disabled Veterans (SDVOSB): Blue Star Veterans Network: Bethesda, MD 20817 (Montgomery County) By Vets, For Vets.” Blue Star Veterans Network provides aging-in-place technologies and services to older veterans and their… Read more
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United States Navy commemorates the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of our National Anthem

Attention Veteran Owned Business Members and Visitors: From 2012 to 2015, the United States Navy and its partners will commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of our National Anthem, the Star Spangled Banner.  It is remarkable that 200 years ago, the first declared war in our nation’s history was fought against the two nations which… Read more

VA Hosts Veteran Small Business Conference in New Orleans August 15th through 18th, 2011 – Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Supports Veteran-Owned Businesses; Helps Compete for Federal Contracts WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs will host the upcoming National Veterans Small Business Conference and Expo, Aug.15-18 in New Orleans.  It will be the largest nationwide conference of its kind focused on helping Veteran-owned businesses succeed in winning federal contracts. “Veteran-owned businesses provide world class services and expand employment opportunities for… Read more
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Louisiana Veterans Businesses Directory (SDVOSB and VOB) Updated

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com has recently updated the Louisiana state veteran owned business directory section. This section highlights Louisiana businesses that are unique in the fact that they are all owned by veterans (VOB), active duty military, reservists and especially service disabled veterans (SDVOSB) of the United States Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy, National Guard and Coast Guard. Be sure to get your free listing if… Read more