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  • From the 1 Oct 2017 Albany Herald MCLB-ALBANY — When small businesses are able to stay afloat, it is an economic win for a community. The federal government recognizes that, which is why the military is expected to do a certain level of work with small businesses. Marine Corps Logistics Command has a Small Business Office that specifically helps to coordinate those opportunities and make sure small businesses are counseled on the ins and outs of working with the Marine Corps. LOGCOM has spent more than $40 million with small businesses during the current fiscal year. The SBO partners with […]

    Marine Corps Logistics Command Meets Mission with Small Businesses

    From the 1 Oct 2017 Albany Herald MCLB-ALBANY — When small businesses are able to stay afloat, it is an economic win for a community. The federal government recognizes that, which is why the military is expected to do a certain level of work with small businesses. Marine Corps Logistics Command has a Small Business Office that specifically helps to coordinate those opportunities and make sure small businesses are counseled on the ins and outs of working with the Marine Corps. LOGCOM has spent more than $40 million with small businesses during the current fiscal year. The SBO partners with […]

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  • Original Article: DVIDS The military is a critical economic driver for the San Diego region, creating 22 percent of all jobs and $45 billion of gross regional product, according to the 7th Annual San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC) Economic Impact Study released Sept. 23. The military accounts for one-fifth of San Diego County’s economy relying on this key sector. Approximately $22.7 billion in direct and multiplier effects are linked to military spending and injected into the local economy. “For more than 10 years, the San Diego Military Advisory Council has provided the region and our nation’s military leaders the […]

    Small Business Contracts w/ SPAWAR in San Diego Contribute Largely to Local Economy

    Original Article: DVIDS The military is a critical economic driver for the San Diego region, creating 22 percent of all jobs and $45 billion of gross regional product, according to the 7th Annual San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC) Economic Impact Study released Sept. 23. The military accounts for one-fifth of San Diego County’s economy relying on this key sector. Approximately $22.7 billion in direct and multiplier effects are linked to military spending and injected into the local economy. “For more than 10 years, the San Diego Military Advisory Council has provided the region and our nation’s military leaders the […]

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  • Original Article: Tampa Tribune (photo credit) The annual Special Operations Forces Industry Conference returns to town this week, highlighting the role of MacDill Air Force Base as a regional economic powerhouse. Running from Tuesday through Thursday at the Tampa Convention Center, the conference is scheduled to bring in more than 300 companies showing their wares and upward of 10,000 visitors, including top special operations commanders, defense industry leaders and the director of national intelligence. The conference will pump nearly $3 million into the economy in the short term, according to Visit Tampa Bay, with the potential for much more at […]

    Special Ops Conference Means Nearly $3 million to Tampa Economy

    Original Article: Tampa Tribune (photo credit) The annual Special Operations Forces Industry Conference returns to town this week, highlighting the role of MacDill Air Force Base as a regional economic powerhouse. Running from Tuesday through Thursday at the Tampa Convention Center, the conference is scheduled to bring in more than 300 companies showing their wares and upward of 10,000 visitors, including top special operations commanders, defense industry leaders and the director of national intelligence. The conference will pump nearly $3 million into the economy in the short term, according to Visit Tampa Bay, with the potential for much more at […]

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  • June 03-05 USPAACC will celebrate its 30th Birthday on June 3-5, 2015 and continue with its longstanding and popular programs such as CPO Forum, One-on-One Prescheduled Business Matchmaking Meetings, Fast 100 Asian American Business Awards, Doing Business with Corporations & Federal Government, and more – designed to bring all parties together under one roof for three days of unity to grow our economy, create jobs and bring prosperity to our family, our community and country. CelebrAsian is the largest procurement conference for Asian American businesses, connecting Fortune corporations and governments with Asian American and minority businesses to pursue contracting relationships. […]

    CelebrAsian 2015 Procurement Conference – June 3-5

    June 03-05 USPAACC will celebrate its 30th Birthday on June 3-5, 2015 and continue with its longstanding and popular programs such as CPO Forum, One-on-One Prescheduled Business Matchmaking Meetings, Fast 100 Asian American Business Awards, Doing Business with Corporations & Federal Government, and more – designed to bring all parties together under one roof for three days of unity to grow our economy, create jobs and bring prosperity to our family, our community and country. CelebrAsian is the largest procurement conference for Asian American businesses, connecting Fortune corporations and governments with Asian American and minority businesses to pursue contracting relationships. […]

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