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Forge to launch free webinars for veteran entrepreneurs

Forge, a strategic planning and consulting firm, announced it will host free webinars this summer for veterans, active service members and their families who are interested in growing their small businesses.

Forge has scheduled the first two webinars of the series for June 14 and July 26. Details and registration links can be found on Forge’s social media accounts.

“Forge is a business founded and powered by veteran entrepreneurs. We want to take the experiences and knowledge we have gained and use it to help other current or former members of the military, or their families, pursue their dreams of owning a business,” said Frank Vitale, Forge president and CEO.

The first webinar, “Government Contracting Boot Camp” will be from 11 a.m.-noon on June 14. The second webinar, “Growing Your Business Network,” will begin at 11 a.m. on July 26.

“These webinars should be helpful for any veteran entrepreneur or their family members with startups or existing businesses who want to grow their company or become federal contractors,” Vitale said. “From start-ups to existing corporations, all are welcome.”

For information or to register for the webinars, go to

Forge, based in Morgantown, is a certified veteran-owned business that provides strategic planning services to businesses, organizations and non-profits.

Services include strategic planning, business development, government relations and organizational growth planning.