For Immediate Release
Synergy Tech Consulting, LLC
Telephone: +1 800 279 9214
Fax: +1 866 889 1104
ACCEPTANCE INTO VETS FIRST VERIFICATION PROGRAM ANNOUNCED
Veterans First Contracting
Program For Businesses
ATLANTA, GA January 26, 2015
The Vets First Contracting Program within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was created for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and expanded the Service-Disabled Veteran contracting program for VA procurements.
Synergy Tech Consulting’s Veteran business owner, Fred Merritt, completed an extensive eligibility process prior to being approved for this program. This process gives confidence to VA that set-asides are being awarded to legitimate firms owned and controlled by Veterans or Service-Connected Disabled Veterans.
Approved firms are eligible to participate in Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business/Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB/VOSB) set-asides issued by VA. They are eligible to subcontract with VA’s large prime contractors in acquisitions where additional evaluation credit. They are also eligible to participate in VA’s Veteran-Owned Small Business Mentor-Protégé Program.
VA is one of the largest procurement organizations in the Federal Government. Annually, this Department spends over $3 Billion with eligible Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.