SMALL BUSINESS TRAINING WEEK 2019 (SBTW19) offers federal government acquisition professionals and Procurement Technical Assistance Centers personnel the opportunity to advance their awareness and understanding of legislative, regulatory and policy changes impacting their missions. More
HOW TO ENGAGE DOD
Mr. Shannon Jackson, DoD OSBP's Acting Director, discussed how small businesses can engage the Department of Defense at a National Veteran Small Business Coalition (DC Chapter) meeting on Dec. 12, 2018, in Arlington, Va. Watch a video of his presentation here and download his slides here.
In this video, a panel of government experts explains how to comply with DoD's cybersecurity requirements.
Check out the slides from DoD's Beyond Phase II Mentor-Protege Training Week (BPIIMPTW18) conference, which was Aug. 14-16, 2018, in Orlando Fla. This premiere event featured 725 matchmaking meetings, 523 attendees, 58 speakers, 53 matchmaking hosts, 44 slide decks, 21 breakout sessions and 12 general sessions.
SDVOSB SUCCESS STORY
Mr. Thomas Moore, a Marine Corps veteran, and Mr. Lafayette Thomas, a decorated Army Joint Endeavor veteran, own and operate TM3 Solutions, an 8(a) service-disabled, veteran-owned small business.
The veterans, who met while working out at a gym, founded their own separate companies before deciding to become partners. In 2009, TM3 hired its first employee. Today, TM3 employs more than 50 full-time staff. We spoke to Mr. Moore and Mr. Thomas to learn how they navigated TM3’s path to success. Your can read the conversation here.