For Immediate Release
November 07, 2020
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(BPRW) MBDA Export Center – Florida to Host Veterans Business Forum on November 10th

MIAMI, Fla. – In recognition of Veterans Day, the MBDA Export Center – Florida, led by Marie Gill, will host a Veterans Business Forum on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 from 10 AM – 12 PM. The informative webinar is being hosted for the benefit of veteran business enterprises and others interested in connecting with veterans and veteran organizations in Florida.

“We are delighted and excited to host this informative webinar,” said Marie R. Gill, Operator and Executive Director of the MBDA Export Center – Florida, and CEO of M. Gill & Associates. “This webinar will share opportunities to support the development and growth of veteran business enterprises.”

Gill explained that webinar participants can expect the following:

  • Business growth and support services to small, minority, women, veteran, and service-disabled veteran business enterprises
  • Access to contracting opportunities for veteran-owned businesses
  • Access to various financing resources
  • Updates from MBDA Export Center on contracting opportunities in global markets
  • New health updates and tips for workers in the construction and hospitality industries.

With a line-up of powerful speakers, the event will be edifying and instructive. Invited presenters include representatives from the U.S. Southern Command, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Miami-Dade County Military Affairs Board, and the Miami-Dade County Department of Veterans Affairs.

The MBDA Export Center – Florida is a federal program funded by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency that provides business development services to help minority business enterprises create jobs, build scale and capacity, increase revenues, and expand into new and global markets. M. Gill & Associates, Inc., operates the MBDA Export Center – Florida, and is a CARES Act Grantee that is helping in the COVID-19 Recovery process for small and minority firms throughout the state. M. Gill & Associates, Inc. is a specialty consulting firm that develops,administers and manages strategic growth and economic development initiatives for small, minority and women businesses, government agencies, corporations, and educational institutions that operate in the local and global economies. For more information on M. Gill & Associates, Inc., call 305-576-7888 or visit

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