NaVOBA is Excited to Celebrate the Winner of the 2022 Company of the Year Award for Female Veterans Presented by T-Mobile


Barbara Kent Receives 2022 WVBEOY Award

2022 WVBEOY Award Recipients with Board Members
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Who was the 2022 Business Enterprise of the Year for Female Veterans? T-Mobile Presents Remarkable Award to Inspirational Businesswoman, Barbara Kent.

PITTSBURGH, PA, USA, June 17, 2022 / — There was a sensation in the air as the dinner to celebrate the 2022 Female Veteran Business Enterprise of the Year began taking place on Monday, June 6.

The National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA) hosted its annual celebration of influential veteran women in business on the evening of June 6, 2022. In partnership with T-Mobile, NaVOBA hosted a dinner attended by corporate sponsors, allies diversity and empowered women. many different backgrounds.

Mimi Lohm and Nancy Conner opened the event with a hands-on discussion of how these businesswomen are recognized and why they all came together to participate.

Keynote speakers include Venus Quates, President and CEO of LaunchTech, LLC, recipient of the 2021 Female Veteran Business Enterprise of the Year.

Rebecca Aguilera-Gardiner, CEO of the Veterans In Business (VIB) Network has been recognized as “Veteran’s Business Enterprise Champion of the Year 2022”

Joyce Christiano, senior manager of T-Mobile’s Supplier Diversity Program, awarded the 2022 Female Veteran Business Company of the Year to accomplished entrepreneur Barbara Kent.

NaVOBA is thrilled to celebrate with Barbara Kent, Founder and CEO of Birdy Boutique, LLC, and recipient of the 2022 Company of the Year Award for Female Veterans!

To learn more about the WVBEOY 2022 event, our sponsors and the 2022 recipient, click here.

To learn more about the NaVOBAs Certified Veterans or Service-Disabled Veterans Business Enterprise (VBE/SDVBE) programs, please visit our certification page at

About the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA)
NaVOBA is a member of the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC) and provides a direct link for contracting between US businesses and Certified Veterans Business Enterprises (VBEs) and Certified Veterans with Disabilities Business Enterprises (SDVBEs). NaVOBA’s mission is to create business contracting opportunities for Veterans of the Americas and Veterans with Disabilities Businesses (VBE/SDVBE) through certification, advocacy, awareness, recognition and education. For more information, visit us on the web at or follow us on Facebook at and on Twitter @navoba.

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