Veterans Business Symposium & Resource Fair
Don't miss your opportunity to participate in this collaborative, hands-on, interactive learning opportunity for veterans, disabled veterans, National Guard and reserve component members and spouses seeking to start or grow a veteran owned business.
Current business owners will take thier existing business to the next level by attending this one-stop small business resource fair with access to the US Small Business Administration and it's resource partners, including approved SBA lenders, SCORE mentors, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) advisors, Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) counselors and more. Get access to capital with rates as low as 5% to expand and grow your veteran owned business. Share your best practices. Expand your network of resources.
Aspiring business owners will learn the fundamentals of starting a business, and discover the resources that are available to help them succeed. Complete the Boots to Business | Reboot program and gain access to the 8-week online curriculum to expand your knowledge and understanding of the entrepreneurial process. Learn what it means to be an entrepreneur. Find the right opportunities and develop a solid business plan. Develop an understanding of financial statements and the key indicators for profitability. Launch your business.
All veterans will tap into the benefits that you earned by serving in the military. Talk to a Veterans Adminstration (VA) claims representatives or a Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) representatives from employment, claims, education and more. Connect with the Military Veteran Peer Network and find a battle buddy for life.
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 7:30am to 5:30pm
701 S. West Street, Arlington, TX