Veteran Woman Owned Small Business Seminar
FosterSoft attended the day long presentation by WAVE – “Women As Veteran Entrepreneurs” held at the Women’s Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery on March 21, 2013. The day-long event hosted by Brigadier General Wilma L. Vaught, USAF, Retired, is a forum to promote success for Veteran Woman-Owned Businesses.
The presentation included leaders in Federal Small Business Development such as Teresa L.G. Lewis, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Tracey L. Pinson, Director, Office of Small Business Programs, Office of the Secretary of the Army. The speaker’s panel included several WAVE Business Owners who highlighted the challenges and opportunities of the Federal Government contracts.
FosterSoft recognizes the contribution of all Veterans and participated in the event to gain further understanding of the challenges Women Veterans encounter as well as engage in valuable networking with a growing small business segment.