“My experiences in the military were both personally and professionally rewarding,” said Butler. “My time serving provided me with the opportunity to gain unique experiences that we use as the foundation for how we manage our business and community..."
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) October 13, 2016
Brian Butler, president of communications strategy and professional solutions agency Vistra Communications (Vistra), LLC, has been chosen as the 2016 Minority Vetrepreneur of the Year, as awarded by the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA). The Vetrepreneur of the Year (VOY) demonstrates the characteristics integral in leading a flourishing business, sustained business growth and success and a strong drive to cultivate veteran entrepreneurship. The Minority Vetrepreneur of the Year is one of three categories of the overall VOY awards.
To be eligible to receive the award, nominees must be a U.S. military veteran business owner who actively runs the company. The awards ceremony occurs as part of the National Minority Supplier Development Council’s national conference in Chicago on Oct.25.
“My experiences in the military were both personally and professionally rewarding,” said Butler. “My time serving provided me with the opportunity to gain unique experiences that we use as the foundation for how we manage our business and community relations. I am grateful for this recognition and for the chance to help others fulfill their dreams.”
In addition, Butler appears on the cover of the October issue of Vetrepreneur® Magazine.
As a small business with large agency experience and expertise, Vistra team members are passionate about producing results for clients. Offering services for a variety of local and national businesses and nonprofit organizations, as well as local, state and federal government agencies, Vistra works closely with clients to build successful strategies designed to help them reach their goals. Team members value meaningful relationships, quality service, treating others with dignity and respect and making a difference in the community.
The NaVOBA unites the nation’s 3 million businesses owned by military veterans by providing a single voice to advocate for important issues. For more information, visit http://www.navoba.com.
About Vistra Communications
Vistra is a nationally-recognized, full-service, communications strategy and professional solutions agency headquartered in Tampa, Florida providing services to corporate, government and nonprofit clients. Vistra is SBA 8(a) Certified and a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). The company was recently named the 2016 SBA South Florida Region Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business of the Year, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Small Business of the Year in the 21-50 employee category and ranked number one in the Top PR Firms in the Tampa Bay area according to the Tampa Bay Business Journal for 2016. For more information about Vistra, please call 813.961.4700 or visit http://www.ConsultVistra.com.