Texas Veteran Business Summit - Closing Out National Veteran Small Business Week

Women Veterans here's a great opportunity to support your peers and close out National Veteran Small Business Week with a great opportunity to network and secure information to take your business to the next level.

Join Momentum Texas at the Annual Texas Veteran's Business Summit the signature event of their Tex Vet Biz Program. The organizer rave that three hundred veteran entrepreneurs are expected to attend and have the opportunity to listen and learn from fifteen nationally known veteran entrepreneurs.

The Opening Session will feature Robert Kaplan, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and the Lunch Keynote will be given by Dr. Larry Hughes, a West Point graduate and Vice President of Franchise Operations for 7-11.

The event will feature a host of female veterans beginning with Kelly Moore, Marine Veteran and motivational speaker who will present the Plenary Session. 

The Explorer session in the morning will feature three Women Veteran Entrepreneurs beginning with the moderator, US Navy Veteran, Naikai Butler, founder of the Hearing Services of North Texas and former DFW Veteran Entrepreneur of the Year 2015. The Explorer track will feature presentations by Sheila Steinmark, US Army Veteran and founder of Marketing Operations Inc,  Tamiko Baily, US Air Force Veteran, founder and CEO of Bailey's Premier Servicesas as well as US Army Veteran, Tania Martin-Marcato, the 2016 Veteran Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch (VEEP) contest winner of $5,000.

Veterans in attendance will once again be able to vote on their telephone at lunch and select the 2017 Veteran Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch (VEEP) contest winner, who will receive a $5,000 prize. The event price includes a continental breakfast and lunch.

Connecting You Is What We Do: Get Connected! - Learn more about Momentum Texas Inc and their entrepreneur programs at http://www.momentumtexas.org/

Momentum Texas, Inc. A 501(C) non profit helping returning veterans start a business, job training, and access to capital to grow their business.

he Tex Vet Biz Program empowers veterans who wish to start or grow a business by providing them entrepreneurship training programs to increase their chance of success.  In the last 5 years MTI has trained over 2,000 veterans throughout Texas under the Tex Vet Biz Program and its predecessor the DFW Veterans Business Assistance Program.  MTI training options include a 5 day "Jump Start Your Business" course developed by the Kauffman Foundation; 1 day entrepreneurship boot camps focused on management, marketing, and money; and 1 day business summits in three major cities with a plenary session, a luncheon speaker and two concurrent sessions with 3 tracks for startup businesses, emerging business owners and major contractors.