CVOB – Coalition for Veteran Owned Business

Supporting the success of veteran, service member, and military spouse-owned businesses by demystifying the process and connecting business owners to commerce and supply opportunities.

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About the Coalition for Veteran Owned Business

The CVOB is a coalition of industry leaders committed to providing innovative solutions and thought leadership to grow and support veteran- and military spouse-owned businesses in communities throughout the nation. How will we do it? By connecting veteran, service member and spouse-owned businesses with organizations, resources and information that will help them start or grow their business and employ veterans and military spouses in their communities.

What You’ll Find

  • Join a community of veteran owned businesses
  • Gain access to webinars, original publications, networking and matchmaking events

Coalition Goals

  • Increase opportunities for veteran and military family businesses within corporate supply chains
  • Increase % of spend, % of vendor, and access to opportunities and information
  • Find gaps in veteran and spouse vendor supply chain
  • Increase opportunities for veteran and military family businesses in the public marketplace
  • Drive awareness and commerce
  • Increase loyalty of customers
  • Increase employment of veterans and military families
  • Increase awareness of and opportunities for access to capital by veteran and military family businesses

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The Impact of Veteran Business Owners

Of the more than 27 million small businesses in the U.S., more than 2.5 million (9 percent) are veteran owned (SBA)

Veteran-owned businesses generate more than $1.2 trillion in sales per year (SBA)

Veteran businesses employ more than 5.8 million people in the U.S. (SBA)