Today's Date: June 19, 2021
Mohawk Council of Kahnawake issues statement as Bill C-218 enters the home stretch   •   Procter & Gamble & Tribeca Studios Announce Widen the Screen Film Program Premiere at Tribeca Festival   •   HITN Broadcasts “Vacunate Por Todos” Exclusive Program Addressing Common Vaccine Concerns and Questions Among the La   •   AHF Launches New Campaigns “Hook Up With Us” Addressing 6th Straight Year of Increases in STDs and “AHF Is Res   •    Coming Together: California Youth Connection and Foster Youth in Action Announce Merger Designed to Increase Capacity, Res   •   Sparks Are Flying! MCR Purchases the Home2 Suites by Hilton Evansville Just in Time for the Fourth of July   •   The Greater Indian Land Chamber of Commerce Formally Welcomes Watercrest Fort Mill-Indian Land Assisted Living and Memory Care   •   Panzura Signs Juneteenth Pledge   •   Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies Announces Scholarship for BIPOC Applicants   •   How Diversity In Dentistry Mentorships Impacts BIPOC Communities   •   Magellan Healthcare Hosts Webinars in Support of BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month in July   •   The first-ever Black-owned social job network built on blockchain technology launches Juneteenth   •   Egale Virtually Closes The Market   •   Granite and Granite CANDID Partners with Black-Owned Businesses to Commemorate Juneteenth   •   OHUB Hosts 2nd Annual Juneteenth 4.0 Celebration in New Orleans, Announces OHUB x NOLA Innovation & Equity District with 153   •   Let's Kick Off Summer 2021   •   Clark Atlanta University Welcomes Vice President Kamala Harris To CAU And Accepts The White House COVID-19 College Vaccine Chall   •   Bridging the Racial Wealth Gap: Milken Institute Outlines 14 Strategies to Partner with Mission-Focused Banks   •   Author H. H. Leonards Partners with R.H. Boyd Publishing Corp. for book about the life and lessons of Mrs. Rosa Parks   •   Delaware Courts Close in Honor of Juneteenth While Courts Remain Overwhelmingly White Despite Activist Demands
Bookmark and Share

sbLiftOff and National Veteran Small Business Coalition Launch Virtual Symposium VETERANS ETA 2021

sbLiftOff and National Veteran Small Business Coalition Launch Virtual Symposium VETERANS ETA 2021

VETERANS ETA 2021 is the first national symposium focused on fueling veteran interest in entrepreneurship through acquisition

PR Newswire

HERNDON, Va. and WASHINGTON, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- sbLiftOff, a lower middle-market M&A advisory firm, and the National Veteran Small Business Coalition, today announced the launch of VETERANS ETA 2021: Capital Fueling Veteran Entrepreneurship, a two-hour virtual event on June 3, 2021. VETERANS ETA 2021 is the first national symposium of veteran buyers and sellers, capital sources, service providers, business schools and other supporters of veteran entrepreneurship through acquisition (ETA).

"Business ownership among America's veterans has fallen precipitously since the post-World War II era when nearly half of all veterans owned and operated businesses. It's time to knit together all the resources veterans need to successfully find and buy a good small business," said Sharon B. Heaton, CEO of sbLiftOff, an advisory firm that often serves veterans.

The symposium features a premier lineup of veteran small business owners and financial services executives who will share war stories and lessons learned, discuss available financing sources, the challenges of accessing capital, and the importance of the public and private sectors coming together to support veterans entering the small business community.

Featured Speakers:

  • Scott Jensen, Executive Director, National Veteran Small Business Coalition
  • Sharon B. Heaton, CEO, sbLiftOff
  • Tommy Moreno, Co-founder & CEO, Pareto Labs; Former Operating Partner, Colony Capital; Former senior executive at The Walt Disney Company
  • Alexander Mears, Principal, The Carlyle Group; Co-Founder, Search & Acquire
  • Kevin Williams, Partner, Lometa Capital Partners
  • Mike Mahre, Operating Partner, Anacapa Partners
  • Lisa Forrest, Director of Sponsor Finance, Live Oak Bank

"Research and experience have proven veterans are powerhouse business leaders," commented  Scott Jensen, Executive Director, National Veteran Small Business Coalition. "To unlock the national potential of veteran ETA we need to make both capital and information more readily available to them. We're urging all interested veterans to come to the June 3 event and learn more."

The symposium is complimentary for all participants. For more information and to register, visit www.nvsbc.org/veterans-eta-2021/.

About sbLiftOff

sbLiftOff is a lower middle-market M&A advisory firm that serves founder-led businesses and government contracting companies between $25 million and $150 million in revenues. We work with business owners seeking a majority or minority transfer of their company and strategic buyers who are seeking growth through acquisition. More information is available at www.sbliftoff.com

About National Veteran Small Business Coalition

The National Veteran Small Business Coalition is the largest non-profit trade association in the country representing veteran- and service-disabled, veteran-owned small businesses (VOSB and SDVOSB) in the Federal marketplace. NVSBC works to ensure that veteran small businesses are given first consideration for federal prime and subcontract procurement opportunities. For more information, visit www.nvsbc.org.

Contact:

KWM Communications

Kellie Walsh

914-315-6072

kwalsh@kwmcommunications.com 

Cision View original content to download multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sbliftoff-and-national-veteran-small-business-coalition-launch-virtual-symposium-veterans-eta-2021-301289000.html

SOURCE sbLiftOff



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
Breaking News
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News