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Center for Veterans Enterprise Verifies and Certifies US&S, Inc. as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business

August 16, 2013

Greenville, SC - US&S, Inc. (US&S) is pleased to announce that the company has received its certification from the Center for Veteran Enterprise (CVE), on behalf of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). This verification makes US&S now eligible to participate in the Veterans First Contracting Program with the VA. US&S has strong past performance with the VA, successfully executing millions of contract dollars performing at multiple locations, including contracts at the Asheville, NC VA Hospital and the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, GA. 

US&S, founded in 2003 by then retired Naval Commander Richard Hagins, is in its 10th successful year of business in the upstate of South Carolina. The company has grown to $21 million in annual revenue, employs over 85 people, and services both federal and commercial clients across the southeastern United States. Today, the company has grown to a three-unit company providing facilities support, construction, and staff augmentation services.

US&S is also classified as a Small Business Administration 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) through the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) and Minority Business Enterprise (DBE) through the Carolinas Minority Supplier Development Council (CMSDC).  

For more information, please contact Euleta Alston, US&S Business Development Manager, at

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