The Veteran Appreciation Panel is our way of saying THANK YOU for being a great partner in our ongoing development efforts and to educate the business community on new opportunities and programs for veteran businesses, hear from industry experts, and explore how we can work together to boost San Diego’s regional economy.
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PST
What to expect:
• Hear from Craig Ruiz, Small Business Development Manager at San Diego County Regional Airport Authority about the Airport’s commitment to veteran businesses in the awarding of contract opportunities
• Gain insights and tips on how to be successful from Amerivet, a Veteran Owned Small Business that has been awarded contracts with the Airport Authority
• Learn about the upcoming contract opportunities at San Diego Airport with the New Terminal 1, New Terminal 1 Parking Plaza from ARRIVE, and Swinerton Builders.
• Learn about the Airport's Veteran Fellowship Program which fosters a seamless transition for veterans from active duty to civilian work environment at the Airport
• Get recommendations on how to do business with the State of California Department of General Services
• Find out about the benefits of joining the Veterans in Business Network
• Hear out about how the San Diego and Imperial Valley Small Business Development Center can help your business succeed
We look forward to seeing you and engaging with you!