ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – The New York State Office of General Services (OGS) has certified 14 new Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses (SDVOB). The Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act encourages and supports SDVOBs by increasing their involvement in the state’s contracting capabilities.
“On this Veterans Day we honor the sacrifices and important contributions that our veterans have made and are making to our state and our country,” said Roslyn Watrobski, Deputy Commissioner of the OGS. “At OGS, we pride ourselves on our efforts to support veteran-owned businesses and to add 14 new businesses to the government’s SDVOB program, which supports our disabled veterans by giving them opportunities to grow their businesses. We urge more veterans to take advantage of this successful program. “
Companies that have recently been SDVOB certified include:
- FE Works, LLC, based in Albany, provides construction and demolition services and is a reseller of recyclable materials
- Coons & Sons General Contracting, LLC, based in Scotia, is a general construction services company.
- Binghamton-based Joint Effort Realty and Management, LLC provides residential property management services.
- Spontaneous Unfiltert Nascent Designs, LLC based in Binghamton is a general contractor.
- Massie Contracting Corp. based in Rochester is a provider of road warning signs and residential construction.
- RKE Transport, based in Williamsville, provides transportation services.
- KRSD Logistics, LLC, based in Camillus, specializes in general freight transport.
- Storm Power Solutions, LLC, based in Pulaski, provides on-site service for power generators, preventive maintenance, and repairs.
- TSS Foam Industries Corp. based in Caledonia sells medical and laboratory equipment.
- USA Veterans Buildiers, Inc., based in Forest Hills, is a supplier of construction equipment, construction equipment, and building materials.
- Apex Arsenal, based in Schenevus, specializes in the design, research and development of hemp and other plant-based personal protection products
- New City-based CHROME Properties provides commercial, residential and leasing services.
- Globe Logistics, LLC, based in New York City, specializes in logistics services.
- Alpha Bravo Consulting, LLC, based in Jersey City, NJ, provides administrative and technical services.
OGS also posted a video asking veterans to learn more about the SDVOB program, its benefits, and how to apply for SDVOB certification.
OGS will be promoting the SDVOB program and opportunities for companies to do business with the state at the Veterans in Economic Transition Conference (VETCON) 2021. This year the annual event will take place from November 30th to December 1st at the Desmond Hotel in Albany.
There are currently over 900 certified SDVOBs.