BARTONVILLE - A "Veterans 2 Entreprenuers" event was held in Bartonville today.
The program aims to help veterans become successful business owners.
Those who attended today's event received a variety of information on launching a start-up company and opportunities to strengthen its sucess through partnerships with local, state and federal agencies or non-profit organizations.
Organizers say it's all about helping vets branch out into business ventures on the right foot.
"We empower veterans to thrive. So, we believe with support from the state of Illinois, the commitment of the veteran community, and the engenuity that veterans posess that will lead them to entreprenurial success.
If you did not have a chance to make it to today's event, for a link to more information on starting a veteran-owned business, click here.