November 2013

This November, Ohio Business Profile is observing Veteran’s Day by highlighting businesses whose owners have served in our nation’s armed forces. Innovative Vending Solutions, in West Carrollton, is the nationwide leader in automated retail vending machines. Blacklick-based AF Tactical supplies military members, police officers, and fire fighters with the equipment they need to keep us safe. OmniCom Solutions, in Middletown, has been providing businesses in southwest Ohio with computer training since 1994. EZ People Counters, in Burghill, sells electronic people counters to retail customers, libraries and outdoor facilities across the globe. The goal of the Prudential Construction Group, in Dayton, is to hire and train veterans in the construction industry. In addition to supplying commercial and U.S. military customers, Portsmouth-based Federal Supply Services International supports charities including the Association of the United States Army, Wounded Warrior Project, and the National Institute for the Blind. Connecting Touch Therapy & Wellness Center, in Cuyahoga Falls, has been voted #1 Best Massage in the Fox 8 Hot List of Best Businesses in the Akron/Canton and NE Ohio area for six consecutive years. Taxes Made Simple, Inc. in Uniontown, started as a home-based business and grew through referrals.

These veteran-owned businesses are examples of the strength and leadership epitomized by our military and the entrepreneurial spirit found right here in Ohio.

For more information on services to help veteran-owned businesses become more successful, visit VOBOhio is an Ohio-based, nonprofit company headquartered in Dayton. You can also help honor all of our military veterans with your vote in the next election. Visit for more on how you can Vote in Honor of a Veteran.  

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