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ODU Center for Enterprise Innovation - Hampton Roads Veterans Business Outreach Center

ODU Institute for Innovation & EntrepreneurshipVeterans Business Outreach Center

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Check out our Video Training Archive of previous training sessions on various business topics, or to sign in to attend live webinars.

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The Old Dominion University Veterans Business Outreach Center (ODUVBOC) exists to provide entrepreneurial development services to eligible veterans who own or are considering starting a small business. ODUVBOC serves Federal Region III which includes Virginia and West Virginia.

Funded in part by a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration (SBA), we have developed an extensive network of partners to assist with your business needs. As part of the Old Dominion University (ODU) Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship's (IIE), ODUVBOC's goal is to support the entrepreneurial efforts of veterans, thus promoting business innovation and strengthening the local economy.


  • Military Transitioning Services
  • Outreach & Business Training Events
  • Business Counseling and Mentoring
  • Entrepreneurial Training & Development
  • Start-up/Entrepreneur Assessment
  • Business Plan Preparation
  • Partnerships and Referrals
  • Small Business Growth Services
  • Assistance with Access to Capital
  • ODU Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (IIE) Services

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Attend an Upcoming Event

Feb 7

Mission Business Plan

02/07/2023 9:00 AM - 02/07/2023 1:00 PM

This Free Workshop will provide you with knowledge and building skills you need for success as an entrepreneur! (More)

Feb 9

Business Plan Boot Camp

02/09/2023 8:00 AM - 02/09/2023 3:30 PM

Starting Your Business Business Plan Development Market Analysis/Marketing Financials Economics and Leadership (More)

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