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November 19, 2013

Time: 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

8 to 9 a.m.- Registration/Exhibits/Breakfast

9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. - Program Starts

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4522 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, TX 78201

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2013 Veteran's Business Symposium

Celebrating America's Military

This dynamic forum will provide information on how to expand your business owned enterprise through government procurement. 

It will include workshops, speakers and exhibitors focused on providing technical procurement assistance to the business community.

Tuesday, November 19

 8 to 9 a.m. - Registration and Exhibit Hall Open and Continental Breakfast served

9 a.m. Program Starts

Ends 4:15

Continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments provided.



See below for Sponsorship and Exhibitor Information

Deadline to register November 8, 2013  


Exhibitor Fees:

Exhibitor Table - Open to Everyone with Contracting Opportunities -  $100  

6' table with 2 chairs and 2 company representatives.           

Sponsorship Levels:

Silver - $1000                                                                                     

  • Table reservation for up to 10 people in event room                               
  • 3 minute opportunity to promote company to the audience                             
  • Exhibitor 6' table with 2 chairs                                                                 
  • Prominent logo recognition in program book, posters and promotional e-mail campaigns                                                        

Bronze - $500

  • Table reservation for up to 10 people in event room                               
  • Exhibitor 6' table with 2 chairs                                                                 
  • Logo recognition in program book

Registration and payment is due no later than November 8, 2013.  We accept all major credit cards and checks.


     Major Event Sponsor   

  Chase logo

Silver Sponsor


New Seeking HR Logo


7:30- 8:00    Set up 

8:00- 830     Registrations 

8:00-9:00      Breakfast/ Exhibit Open

9:00- 9:15     Presenting the Flag/ National Anthem- Retired 1SG Stanley Smith

9:15-9:45      Welcome - Terri Williams, UTSA SBDC PTAC Director

Recognition of all Veterans & Active Duty Attendees

Opening Speakers:

- Major Sponsor- Carolyn Watson with Chase J.P. Morgan

 - Boots to Business - SBA

 - HUB - Paul Gibson, State HUB Program Manager

9:45-10:30      Exhibitors open

10:30-11:15    Mentor Protégé, VA Goals, Vanessa Morton

11:15 -12:05    Panel of Success Stories

Prosperitus Solutions, LLC

Global Consulting

MGS Construction

12:05-12:15    St. Phillips’s College, Brian Graybeal, Director, Veterans Outreach and Transition


12:15 - 1:30      Lunch Sponsor & Keynote Speaker

Sponsors: SeeKing HR, Silver Sponsor

Keynote Speaker: Colonel Michael T.  Luft - Director, Contracting Directorate of the Air Education Training Command Headquarters located at Randolph AFB, Texas.

1:30 -2:30  Vetbiz/ SAM Certification by Curtis Mohler, PTAC Sr. Business Development Specialist, Veteran Business Development Program

 2:30 -3:00    Patriot Express Loan Program

3:00 -4:00      Exhibitors

4:00-4:15       Closing Remarks




UTSA SBDC PTAC, which serves as a Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), is funded in part through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DOD) through a program that is administered by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). The content of any written materials or verbal communications of the PTAC does not necessarily reflect the official views of or imply endorsement by DOD or DLA.".