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BizUp Your Career, Business, and Health

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OUR MISSION

To Educate and cultivate the professional talents of veterans and military families in the following areas:

Entrepreneurship

College / Career

Work-Life Balance

Resource Referrals

Starting a business or have an existing business? Our presenters will teach and guide you on how to start a business, become VBE certified, where to find clients, and write proposals for your business.

Need help with military-to-civilian life career transition or need advice for a college decision? We will teach you what you need to know, and how to choose the right professional path for your situation.

We are here to show you ways to improve work-life balance. Our workshop presenters will motivate you and focus on health topics you care about. Come and talk with our health experts and live a better life.

Come and network with the right people that will be on-site to directly share their information and resources with you. They are will be there to help you meet your goals, both personally and professionally.

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WHY ATTEND?

The 2nd Annual Conference is going Virtual!

We are pleased to once again host the VeteransBizUp Conference!  Our conference will be bringing together more organizations, experts, and professionals to help our attendees with their Business, Career, and Health agenda.

 

This year, we are focused on the Sustainability, Longevity, and Profitability of Veterans-Owned Businesses, help for Suicide Prevention, and Career Options. We believe by connecting our attendees with our resource partners, we can make a positive difference in their life, add value, and improve their overall quality of life.  This conference aims to:

  • Brings together critical resources to make it easier to get in contact with the right person

  • Offer a variety of workshops to teach the "how-to" need to be successful

  • Meet the experts who will help you jump-start career, and educational goals

  • Show you how to leverage and monetize your small business

  • Share health resource information needed to help you both personally and professionally.

18 Workshop Sessions:

  • 11 Workshop Topics - Business, Career, and Health

  •   3 Financial Workshops

  •   2 Business Panel Discussions

  •   2 Special Strategy Sessions: Sales & Marketing

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We thank our Corporate Sponsors and Supporting Organizations for supporting the VeteransBizUp Confernce. We could not have done it with your help!

2021 CORPORATE SPONSORS

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Anne Alston, Destination Achievers, Inc.

Anne Alston, Destination Achievers, Inc.

MBallou Conde-Koutaye, M&T

MBallou Conde-Koutaye, M&T

Adam Engleman

Adam Engleman

Sean Chrysostom

Sean Chrysostom

Andy Surine, M&T Bank

Andy Surine, M&T Bank

George Bretting, M&T Bank

George Bretting, M&T Bank

Shelly Rawlings

Shelly Rawlings

Xavier Bruce, Uplift Empowerment

Xavier Bruce, Uplift Empowerment

Dr. Brianna Gaynor

Dr. Brianna Gaynor

Laura Pennington-Briggs

Laura Pennington-Briggs

Dr. LaQuista Erinna, THRIVE Behavioral

Dr. LaQuista Erinna, THRIVE Behavioral

Valarie Austin, Career Coach

Valarie Austin, Career Coach

Tina Smith, The Financial T

Tina Smith, The Financial T

Chris Jordan, TEAMCNE

Chris Jordan, TEAMCNE

Kevin M Coleman

Kevin M Coleman

Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson

Thomas Ellis. EWC Consultant

Thomas Ellis. EWC Consultant

Rita Bruce

Rita Bruce

Kenneth Clarke, PEAKE Financial

Kenneth Clarke, PEAKE Financial

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Janice Walker-Emeogo_headshot

Leroy McKenzie, JNF Enterprise

Leroy McKenzie, JNF Enterprise

Ken Alozie. Greenwood Capital

Ken Alozie. Greenwood Capital