VetBiz is dedicated to helping U.S. veterans and military families achieve their dream of owning a business by transitioning military skills to business success through training, counseling and mentorship.


This St. Louis nonprofit organization was founded and is operated by veterans and supporters to assist veterans and their families in the formation and expansion of small businesses in the Midwestern United States. It offers specialized skills in business planning and consulting, plan review, loan package guidance and structured entrepreneurial training.


VetBiz is prepared to give you direct, honest and transparent advice.


Veteran Affair’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization educates and trains veteran-owned and other small businesses on various topics specific to doing business within the federal and commercial marketplaces.

Communications provide information to help expand small business participation in federal procurement opportunities through aggressive research, analysis, outreach, education, training, program modernization and IT enhancements.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Purchasing an Existing Business
  • Valuation


  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring
Contact Information
Mitch Fitzpatrick
(877) 825-4190