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News from our Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC)

In November, Business Advisor Jeff Smith partnered with the South Carolina District office in hosting the “Veteran Small Business Matchmaker Workshop” as well as the “Starting a Home-Based Business for Military Spouses” training courses in Columbia and at Shaw Air Force Base.  Meanwhile in Atlanta, Georgia’s VBOC Director, Jeremy Horstman spoke to Veterans and spouses […]

VBOC Client Keeps Heads in the Clouds

by Amanda Wynn In October, the VBOC team met with several of Statesboro and Savannah’s local Veteran business owners to provide valuable advice and feedback alongside local SCORE resource partners.  VBOC and SCORE advisors strive to develop and maintain an ongoing relationship with their clientele.  Outside of the local area, VBOC Director Jeremy Horstman attended […]


The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC), a part of the Small Business Administration (SBA), is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and resource partner referrals to transitioning service members, veterans, National Guard & Reserve members and military spouses interested in starting or growing a small business. August marks the one-year […]

Veterans Business Outreach Center making a difference

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) is reaching veteran entrepreneurs and business owners across Georgia and South Carolina with its services and new initiatives. VBOC staff members Jeremy Horstman, Jeff Smith and Amanda Wynn continue to visit military installations to provide service members transitioning out of the Armed Forces with the valuable advice and insights […]

VBOC Update October

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) has been very busy with the arrival of Director Jeremy Horstman and Business Advisor Jeff Smith. Horstman and Smith have been touring all around Georgia and South Carolina getting to know both center clients and resource partners such as the offices of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Soldier […]