VIP in the News

VIP Graduate in the News - World of Powersports, Inc. Recognized by Lockheed Martin as Small Business Supplier of the Year

VIP in the News - The Gazette -February 28, 2014

Defense cuts could strike Maryland; State dependent on Pentagon Spending 

VIP News Release - 1/15/2014

Governor O'Malley's Proposed FY2015 Budget Includes Funding for Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP)

VIP 2013 - News Release

10/17/2013 VIP graduates 52 service-disabled and veteran-owned government contractors on October 17, 2013

VIP FeaturedSeptember 2013
VIP graduate, Dave Guerra, President, Puente Technology, is featured in the September 2013 issue of Vetrepreneur Magazine 

Hiring our Heroes Event - August 2, 2013
VIP Graduates Information Systems Solutions, Inc. and 7Delta, Inc. joined Barbara Ashe at this employment workshop and job fair event held in Silver Spring, Maryland.
 

VIP in the News - Memorial Day 2012
5/28/2012  Congressman Roscoe Bartlett comments on the Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) program on Channel 7/WJLA

VIP in the Spotlight at National Conferences
08/22/2011 Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) News Release

Barbara Ashe Named a Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year by U.S. Small Business Administration
05/12/2011 Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) News Release - Video

Innovative Chamber Foundation Program Helps Vetrepreneurs Land Federal Contracts
01/24/11 Vetrepreneur Magazine

Contractor Commencement (About VIP Graduation; nationwide expansion of program)
11/22/2010 Washington Post: Capital Business

Montgomery County Chamber Community; Foundation Opens National Center for Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) 
11/20/2010 National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA) "Vetrepreneur" Newsletter

Chamber Foundation program for veterans goes national
11/19/2010 Gazette Newspapers

VIP program helps participants prepare for contracts 
01/12/2010 Frederick News Post

Veterans tap experts' contracting know-how; Chamber program aims to help ex-military business owners
09/16/2009 Gazette Newspapers