Posted by: Erik L. Ballinger
Millsapps, Ballinger, & Associates (MB&A), a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), announced today that the company has been verified by the Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Veterans Enterprise. This branding, which serves to establish a strong Veteran’s movement in government procurement, is an important step in the continued growth of MB&A. It will also serve to reassure procurement officials from other agencies
MB&A is now eligible to participate in the Veterans First Contracting Program with the VA. This program has been updated numerous times after its creation under Public Law, P.L. 109-461. This gives confidence to VA that set-asides are being awarded to legitimate firms owned and controlled by Veterans or Service-Connected Disabled Veterans. This helps stimulate the small business community and create growth for the economy.
Verified firms are eligible to participate in Veteran-Owned Service-Disabled (VOSB) and SDVOSB set-asides issued by the VA. They are eligible to subcontract with VA’s large prime contractors in acquisitions with this additional evaluation criteria. They are also eligible to participate in VA’s Veteran-Owned Small Business Mentor-Protégé Program.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal agency that seeks to fulfill President Lincoln’s promise “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans. VA is one of the largest procurement organizations in the Federal Government. Annually, the VA spends over $3 Billion with eligible Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.
MB&A is a full life cycle management consulting company focusing on helping organizations achieve their goals and increase organizational performance. Our company believes that technology can be a force multiplier for positive change and that being able to consistently get the right information in the right hands in order to make the right decision is what makes an organization most effective. To learn more about MB&A services and solutions please visit: www.mbaoutcome.com