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    • Friday, January 24, 2020
    • 09:00 - 12:00
    • 707 3rd St., West Sacramento, CA 95605
    Register
    Do You Have SKIN IN THE GAME Training Registration

    S5E02 As a Veteran Business Owner, should I attend Outreach Events? Ask the Expert

    DO YOU HAVE SKIN IN THE GAME?


    Refuse to Fail!

    We have set our 9th Annual Veteran and Small Business Summit at Moreno Valley CA, on April 1, 2020

    Leading up to the 2020 summit, we are planning 60 SKIN IN THE GAME training sessions.

    Many have asked us to get closer to them, and we listened. We will have these SKIN IN THE GAME training sessions at a location nearest you!

    We have our 2019 SKIN IN THE GAME awardees across the state that will engage to do so. So just let us know ASAP so we can set it up NOW!

    We kicked off at Monterey CA.on April 24, 2019! So if you want us to be in your city, just ask and we will put some SKIN IN THE GAME to make it happen. Semper Fi, Al

    AGENDA

    0900 -- OPPS4VETS FACILITATOR - - 2019 SKIN IN THE GAME Jennifer Llarinas, co-Owner of California Five Star Coffee

    0915 -- Speakers 

    - - CA Department Veteran Affairs Procurement Rose Skewis Office of Procurement & Contracts Department Veteran Affairs. Click above video to learn why you should attend!

    - - Department of Corrections Nina Martinez Outreach Advocate

    - - Department of General Services INVITED

    - - Monterey Bay PTAC Lawrence Harris, Sr. Procurement Specialist

    1200 - - Network

    Visit our YouTube.com/opps4vets channel and subscribe!

    Semper fi, Al

    The Ziggurat Building

    Date Friday, January 24, 2020
    Time 9 am to noon
    Location 707 3rd St., West Sacramento, CA 95605
    Attendee Free Registration

    REGISTER TODAY!


    OPPS4VETS SKIN OF THE GAME 2019 AWARDEES

    VETERAN ENTREPRENEUR AWARDEES

     KNC Strategies

     Trendway

     SDVOSB Materials Technology & Supply LLC

     

     Anthem Trade Group

     CGS Inc

     Cloud Pathfinder Consulting

     Solar Energy Fields Inc

     A-1 Quality Logistical Soluti

     Black Box Safety

     SOCAL Amusements

     

     

     IT Security Consulting

     Regnum Mentis Designs

     A&D Design Electronics LLC

     HB Laser Art

     Maslyn Electric

     TheARRC.com

     Intigra IT Solutions



    2019 SPONSORS

             

         DGS


        

    Free website   

     




    • Wednesday, February 12, 2020
    • 09:00 - 12:00
    • 707 3rd St., West Sacramento, CA 95605
    Register
    Do You Have SKIN IN THE GAME Training Registration

    S5E02 As a Veteran Business Owner, should I attend Outreach Events? Ask the Expert

    DO YOU HAVE SKIN IN THE GAME?


    Refuse to Fail!

    We have set our 9th Annual Veteran and Small Business Summit at Moreno Valley CA, on April 1, 2020

    Leading up to the 2020 summit, we are planning 60 SKIN IN THE GAME training sessions.

    Many have asked us to get closer to them, and we listened. We will have these SKIN IN THE GAME training sessions at a location nearest you!

    We have our 2019 SKIN IN THE GAME awardees across the state that will engage to do so. So just let us know ASAP so we can set it up NOW!

    We kicked off at Monterey CA.on April 24, 2019! So if you want us to be in your city, just ask and we will put some SKIN IN THE GAME to make it happen. Semper Fi, Al

    AGENDA

    0900 -- OPPS4VETS FACILITATOR - - 2019 SKIN IN THE GAME Jennifer Llarinas, co-Owner of California Five Star Coffee

    0915 -- Speakers 

    - - CA Department Veteran Affairs Procurement Rose Skewis Office of Procurement & Contracts Department Veteran Affairs. Click above video to learn why you should attend!

    - - Department of General Services Lauren Sharon Office of Business and Acquisition Services

    - - Monterey Bay PTAC Lawrence Harris, Sr. Procurement Specialist

    - - Department of General Services Darvin Manuel, Procurement Division

    1200 - - Network

    Visit our YouTube.com/opps4vets channel and subscribe!

    Semper fi, Al

    The Ziggurat Building

    Date


    Wednesday, February 12, 2020

    Time 9 am to noon
    Location 707 3rd St., West Sacramento, CA 95605
    Attendee Free Registration

    REGISTER TODAY!


    OPPS4VETS SKIN OF THE GAME 2019 AWARDEES

    VETERAN ENTREPRENEUR AWARDEES

     KNC Strategies

     Trendway

     SDVOSB Materials Technology & Supply LLC

     

     Anthem Trade Group

     CGS Inc

     Cloud Pathfinder Consulting

     Solar Energy Fields Inc

     A-1 Quality Logistical Soluti

     Black Box Safety

     SOCAL Amusements

     

     

     IT Security Consulting

     Regnum Mentis Designs

     A&D Design Electronics LLC

     HB Laser Art

     Maslyn Electric

     TheARRC.com

     Intigra IT Solutions



    2019 SPONSORS

             

         DGS


        

    Free website   

     




    • Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    • 09:00 - 16:00
    • 14075 Frederick St., Moreno Valley, CA 92553
    • 27
    Register

    CROSSING THE LINE TOGETHER®

    Moreno Valley, California

    Conference and Recreation Center (CRC)

    Date Wednesday, April 1, 2020
    Time A full day of Business Engagement
    Location 14075 Frederick St., Moreno Valley, CA 92553
    Exhibitor Registration
    EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION
    OUR 2020
    9TH ANNUAL VETERAN AND SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT IS A 12 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
    photo

    Click to view link to CRC video and images

    MEET AMERICA'S #1 VETERAN AND SMALL BUSINESSES THAT HAVE SKIN IN THE GAME!


    We booked all available space of the Conference and Recreation Center in 
    Moreno Valley, CA

    Register now to exhibit your business. Be the first to get our updates as we develop the full day event with greater expectation and increased results!

    ALL PROCUREMENT READY EXHIBITORS THAT ARE SUPPLIERS WILL PRESENT TO ALL BUYERS!

    2020 is the year to achieve your perfect vision!

    GET YOUR 3 MINUTE PITCH READY! 

    Full day exhibit $200 includes table and 2 chairs, bring your own settings and cloth setup late March 31, 2020 or no later than April 1, 2020 by 7:30 am PST and break down no earlier than April 1, 2020 4 pm, no exceptions!

    if you are listed in the www.opps4vets.com/suppliers directory, email us to get your exclusive code for a $25 booth, saving $150 to exhibit and if you are not and a Veteran business, let us know so we can get you verified with the VA!


    Meeting buyers, exhibitors and other worthwhile reasons to join us for a full day of business engagement! 

    REGISTER TODAY!
    PROGRAM and EMCEE


    Les Hawthorne

    Prayer

    Color Guard

    National Anthem


    Joanna Pearl

    OPENING REMARKS

    SWVBRC Founder, Chairman and CEO

    Albert R. Renteria, circa 2018

    Albert R. Renteria

    CEO The ARRC


    City of Moreno Valley


    Veteran Business Owner

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Deputy Director of the Procurement Division at the Department of General Services and Chief Procurement Officer for the State of California

    speaker-info

    Angela Shell BIO

    Angela is responsible for overseeing the State’s purchase of goods and services vital to state department operations that serve the needs of the California. This includes developing and awarding statewide leveraged procurement agreements, delegating purchasing authority, developing statewide policy and training, identifying sustainable procurement methods and products, and certifying Small and Disabled Veteran Business enterprises.

    Noon Activities & Speakers

    SKIN IN THE GAME AWARD PRESENTATIONS


    Veteran Business Owner

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Deputy Executive Director

     Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization 

     Sharon G. Ridley, Deputy Executive Director, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization

    Sharon G. Ridley Bio

    Sharon G. Ridley, MSW, LCSW is the Deputy Executive Director for the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). She is responsible for oversight of programs that promote small business participation in VA procurements, with special emphasis on Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.

    Prior to her position with OSDBU, Ms. Ridley served as the Executive Director Network Support, leading initiatives to advance Secretary of Veterans Affairs priorities. Reporting directly to the Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Operations and Management/Chief Operating Officer of the largest integrated health care system in the nation ($70B budget, 1250 sites of care, and more than 300,000 employees). As Executive Director Network Support she provided health care operations guidance and information on strategic initiatives to regional leadership including 18 Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) directors and 172 medical center directors. 

    2020 SKIN IN THE GAME

    CHAMPIONS OF VETERAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARDEES

    (click image to enlarge)

           
           

    2020 SKIN IN THE GAME

    VETERAN ENTREPRENEUR AWARDEES

           


     
     
       
           
           

    VENUE FLOOR PLAN



    LUNCH IS ON US!

    Lunch will be delivered at 11:30, so don't leave, break bread with us and during lunch we will be airing our VETS show on stage, so have fun with us at lunch.

    WE WANT YOU TO GET FAT WITH INFORMATION WITH A BITE ON THE WAY. WE ARE BUYING YOU LUNCH.


    OPPS4VETS 2019 Skin in the Game

    CHAMPIONS OF VETERAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARDEES

    (click image to enlarge)

     Jill Andrews  Virginia Wilson  City of Moreno Valley CA  DGS
     Earl Security  Judith Burnett  Veteran Launch  Metro Water District

    SKIN IN THE GAME

    VETERAN ENTREPRENEUR AWARDEES

     KNC Strategies  Trendway  SDVOSB Materials Technology & Supply LLC  
     Anthem Trade Group  CGS Inc  Cloud Pathfinder Consulting  Solar Energy Fields Inc
     A-1 Quality Logistical Soluti  Black Box Safety  SOCAL Amusements  
       IT Security Consulting  Regnum Mentis Designs  A&D Design Electronics LLC
     HB Laser Art  Maslyn Electric  TheARRC.com  Intigra IT Solutions
    2020 SPONSORS

             Moreno Valley, California

    DGS      

    Free website

     

    • Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    • 09:00 - 16:00
    • 14075 Frederick St., Moreno Valley, CA 92553
    Register

    CROSSING THE LINE TOGETHER®

    Moreno Valley, California

    Conference and Recreation Center (CRC)

    Date Wednesday, April 1, 2020
    Time A full day of Business Engagement
    Location 14075 Frederick St., Moreno Valley, CA 92553


    Attendee Free Registration

    9TH ANNUAL VETERAN AND SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT IS A 12 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

    photo

    We booked all available space of the Conference and Recreation Center in 
    Moreno Valley, CA

    Register now as an attendee no cost or exhibit your business for only $200. Be the first to get our updates as we develop the full day event with greater expectation and increased results!

    VENUE FLOOR PLAN

    Full day exhibit $200 includes table and 2 chairs, bring your own settings and cloth setup late March 31 or no later than April 1 by 7:30 am PST and break down no earlier than April 1, 4 pm, no exceptions!

    STAY TUNED FOR THE 2020 AGENDA

    OPENING CEREMONY

    EMCEE


    Les Hawthorne

    Prayer

    Color Guard

    National Anthem


    Joanna Pearl

    OPENING REMARKS


    SWVBRC Founder, Chairman and CEO

    Albert R. Renteria

    CEO The ARRC


    City of Moreno Valley


    Veteran Business Owner

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Deputy Director of the Procurement Division at the Department of General Services and Chief Procurement Officer for the State of California

    speaker-info

    Angela Shell BIO

    Angela is responsible for overseeing the State’s purchase of goods and services vital to state department operations that serve the needs of the California. This includes developing and awarding statewide leveraged procurement agreements, delegating purchasing authority, developing statewide policy and training, identifying sustainable procurement methods and products, and certifying Small and Disabled Veteran Business enterprises.

    Noon Activities & Speakers

    SKIN IN THE GAME AWARD PRESENTATIONS


    Veteran Business Owner

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Deputy Executive Director

     Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization 

     Sharon G. Ridley, Deputy Executive Director, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization

    Sharon G. Ridley Bio

    Sharon G. Ridley, MSW, LCSW is the Deputy Executive Director for the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). She is responsible for oversight of programs that promote small business participation in VA procurements, with special emphasis on Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.

    Prior to her position with OSDBU, Ms. Ridley served as the Executive Director Network Support, leading initiatives to advance Secretary of Veterans Affairs priorities. Reporting directly to the Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Operations and Management/Chief Operating Officer of the largest integrated health care system in the nation ($70B budget, 1250 sites of care, and more than 300,000 employees). As Executive Director Network Support she provided health care operations guidance and information on strategic initiatives to regional leadership including 18 Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) directors and 172 medical center directors. 

    LUNCH IS ON US!

    Lunch will be delivered at 11:30, so don't leave, break bread with us and during lunch we will be airing our VETS show on stage, so have fun with us at lunch.

    WE WANT YOU TO GET FAT WITH INFORMATION WITH A BITE ON THE WAY. WE ARE BUYING YOU LUNCH.

    2020 SPONSORS

             Moreno Valley, California

    DGS       

    Free website   

     




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