Oak Ridge National Laboratory


News Release

Media Contact: Fred Strohl (strohlhf@ornl.gov)
Communications and External Relations


Veteran-owned businesses showcased at ORNL

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 20, 2005 — Veteran-owned and Service Disabled Veteran Owned small businesses will be showcased Thursday, Nov. 10 as part of the Veteran Owned Small Business Day at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

"Doing Business at ORNL" is the theme of the event that will be held at the laboratory's Conference Center in conjunction with the observance of Veterans Day.

Veteran-owned and Service Disabled Veteran-owned small businesses will display exhibits and will interact with representatives from the laboratory, the U.S. Small Business Administration, area chambers of commerce and other DOE facilities in Oak Ridge.

Deadline for registration is Oct. 28 and can be completed on ORNL's Small Business Program website at www.ornl.gov/smallbusiness

More information is available by calling Kimberly Hinton at 865-576-5484 (hintonkc@ornl.gov)

ORNL is managed by UT-Battelle for the Department of Energy.