Houston, Texas-based program Biz2Empower is helping veterans start or grow their own businesses. The program offers hands-on experience with networking, financing, and business strategizing to give former service members the skills they need to succeed in the workforce.
Former service member and small business owner Quami Bingham spoke about the benefits of the program. He shared how it helped him overcome the stigmas associated with his military service and achieve success in his business endeavors. Since completing the program, Bingham has been able to secure contracts with schools in east Texas and build strong supplier relationships.
If you’re interested in signing up for Biz2Empower, you can do so next week. For updates on this story, follow Briana Conner on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Copyright © 2024 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.