"We're In Good Company"
The VOBN, Veteran Owned Businesses Network Directory is an initiative of the
RBD Group. RBD Group is a Veteran Owned Business - VOSB. RBD
Group offers a full array of services designed to take small to medium sized businesses to the next
level, regardless of their current positioning. RBD believes that you should
" Say what you do ... do what you say ...
and do it well. "
As a veteran owned business, the RBD
Group recognized first hand the many opportunities, resources and the obstacles available to the
veteran owned businesses community. Veteran B2B networking, government contract procurement,
startup counseling, financing and many more needed resources are available. We also recognized what
services were not readily available ... marketing guidance and assistance... successful
internet marketing environments that identified veteran owned businesses and provided access to the
general consumer via brand awareness and search engine results presence.
According to a study contracted by the
* Small Business Administration, 5.8 percent of veterans as business owners indicated that their
business was 100 percent dependent on the Internet. However, 22.5 percent indicated that their
business was 50 percent or more dependent on the Internet. Additionally, there were indicators that
web dependence might grow in the veteran business population. Veteran owned businesses would be
more dependent on the Internet in the future.
* Source: SBA: Small Business Administration
Office of Advocacy http://www.sba.gov/advo/
The RBD Group, recognizing this need,
a successful internet marketing environment that identified veteran owned businesses and provided
access to the general consumer.via brand awareness and search engine results
presence.launched the VOBN initiative. VOBN.com.
The VOBN gives the consumer the
opportunity to identify and utilize businesses that are owned and operated by United States
Veterans as business owners deserve
recognition. Small business is what drives America forward, provides employment opportunities,
supports communities and so much more. At the helms of small businesses across America are
honorable, responsible, educated, disciplined and determined businesspersons, United States
Military Veterans. They deserve support.
"Support Veterans In Business"