We can never thank you enough for all your sacrifices and in your honor on this day, we would like to share a few things we have been up to over the last month to support our veterans……Starting with training of our veterans and kicking off Vetforce with Salesforce.com at Dreamforce with the CA National Guard and 129th Rescue Wing! Check
Then on October 29th we partnered with Walmart eCommerce on “Vets2Valley” an tech employer event -
On Nov 6th we were off to DC to launch VetsinTech VetCap event there! Co-sponsored by SBA, SVB, and StreetShares – see our panel teaching veterans about various financing sources…from L to R – Chris Steed - Paladin Capital Group, Craig Cummings – Angel Investor, Megan Scheffel – SVB, Mark Rockefeller – StreetShares, Bob Louthan – VeteranCrowd, Barb Carson – SBA and our MC for the evening Sr. Advisor to ViT – France Hoang
Also in DC on Nov 7th… VetsinTech was honored to be invited to the Vet “Shark Tank” viewing party at DogTag Bakery
And today – we are “in the news” on CNBC on Veterans Day
In honor of Veterans Day and Veterans National Small Business Week, VetsinTech is kicking off an innovative national program to help veteran entrepreneurs called VetCap (capital for veterans). VetsinTech DC will host the VetCap event at Microsoft in Chevy Chase, MD on November 6th 2014!
VetCap is a new initiative for a national series of workshops to help train veteran entrepreneurs on where and how to raise capital, and to connect them to a network of financing sources. The workshop portion will include a panel of 6 different financing sources including a VC, Angel, Corporate Ventures, Bank/Lender, Crowdfunder, and the SBA. Please register here to attend: