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Former AZ Minority Business Council Executive Leads The National Veterans Opportunity Coalition
The former six (6) year President/CEO of the Arizona / San Diego County Chapter of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, now leads The National Veterans Opportunity Coalition (TNVOC) as its President. Ron Williams, a U.S. Air Force, Desert Storm Era, Service Disabled Veteran, co-founded TNVOC, a National Non-Profit that assists in addressing the need to increase the dollar spend for Veteran and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses utilizing cutting edge technology.
After resigning from the Minority Council in March 2010, Ron pursued his own business ventures. In June 2010, he became the Owner/President of Contacts to Contracts, a “verified” Serviced Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB); which is also SBE, DBE, and Airport Concession DBE (ACDBE) Certified with the City of Phoenix. In December 2010, he became Owner/Managing Partner of Performance Management Consulting Services, Owner/Operator of The Refuge Coffee Food & Wine Restaurant at Phoenix Sky Harbor Int’l Airport, Terminal 4. He was recognized nationally as published in Minority Business USA as one of “100 Men Impacting Supplier Diversity” and “100 Influential People of Minority Economic Development” in the Unites States.
Ben Fatola, TNVOC Co-Founder and Vice President stated, “Ron brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to TNVOC in the areas of: Strategic Partnering, Business Development, Supplier Diversity Training, Government & Private Procurement, and Business Certification. He has effectively run three (3) different Statewide Business Development Agencies in Arizona. And he possesses over thirty-eight (38) + years of military and private sector business experience and assisted companies in winning over $56 Billion Dollars of business in the government arena and over $48 Billion Dollars in the private sector. He is a community and business award winning Executive. We are very fortunate to have him leading TNVOC.”
About The National Veterans Opportunity Coalition (TNVOC)
The National Veterans Opportunity Coalition (TNVOC) has created a “new” National Veterans Standard of Excellence (NVSOE), in serving the Veteran Business Community and Organizations that support buying from Veteran Business Enterprises (VBEs). Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, TNVOC is the pre-eminent National Veteran Business Service organization that “actively” supports Veteran Business Enterprises daily in connecting, growing, and succeeding.
TNVOC has over 16,000 Searchable VBEs in its portal, and utilizes the latest tools and technology to send out daily an average of over 2,500 Bid Notices and Procurement Opportunities. TNVOC is also the premiere Veteran Business Service organization supports Corporations and buying agencies that prefer Evidence and Results over “Smoke and Mirrors”. If organizations are truly looking for Effectiveness and Efficiency in their sourcing for Veteran Business Enterprises, TNVOC is the “only” organization nationally that can provide a complete solution as of 2017, and does not require a 3rd party for sourcing, event registration, matchmaking, or other relationship building activities and events.
TNVOC’s dynamic virtual business environment allows for interactive relationship building, which is critical for growth.The organization assists veteran business owners in training and gaining essential skills, needed to connect, grow, and succeed. More about the organization can be seen at: tnvoc.org.
Contact The National Veterans Opportunity Coalition:
Benjamin Fatola (866) 329-3889
6601 Center Drive West, Suite 50, Los Angeles, CA, 90045