DreamLab Industries CEO, Brandon Williams, is set to attend the Veteran Business Matchmaking Event/Detroit “2018 National Veteran Business Matchmaker Event”. A two-day free event that includes educational training for SD/VOBs and a day of pre scheduled, 1:1 meetings with buying companies and on-the-spot networking at exhibit tables. September 10-11, Detroit, MI. “We are meeting with several buyers and plan to upgrade our fleet of printers to include MarkForged Carbon fiber as well as several SLS printers from one lucky distributor. We are going to begin bidding on government solicitations and need the most up to date machines in order to compete on a global scale” said Brandon.

Also, DreamLab Industries employees will head to Potomac, Maryland from October 8th-12th to attend the exclusive VIP START program. VIP START is a 3-day, 27-hour comprehensive certification program designed for veteran-owned businesses that want to enter or expand their business growth into the federal marketplace through best business practices. VIP START is offered at no cost to participants.

Since the program launched in 2016, 197 Veteran-Owned Small Businesses have graduated from VIP START.
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Curriculum
There are over 20 topics taught by highly experienced industry and government professionals with a focus on accelerating your success in the Federal market through best business practices. Examples include:

Elements that have to be in place in order to do business with a PRIME or Government
Strategic Planning in the Federal Market
Accounting / Budgets / Developing Rates Compliance
Cyber Security
Contracting – Sub-Contracting/ RFP/ RFI
Operational Program Controls
Financing / Capital Management / Banking
Human Resources Management
Business Insurance
Marketing / Business Development / Proposals