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About VetSource Inc

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VetSource Inc

Founded in 2013, VetSource, Inc. embarked on a mission to provide employment opportunities to military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce. In 2014, VetSource entered into a mentorship partnership with ARB, Inc. through their corporate DBE Mentorship program. Leveraging the invaluable guidance of this mentorship, VetSource has effectively positioned itself as a prime contractor specializing in underground utility construction, proudly holding the designation of a service-disabled veteran-owned enterprise.

DBE Certified

VetSource, Inc. holds certification as a DBE.

  1. Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE): This certification signifies that VetSource is a business enterprise owned and operated by disabled military veterans. The DVBE designation is a recognition of our commitment to supporting disabled veterans and their successful integration into the business world.

  2. Persons with Disabilities Business Enterprise (PDBE): In addition to our DVBE certification, VetSource also holds the Persons with Disabilities Business Enterprise designation. This acknowledgment underscores our dedication to inclusivity and our role in fostering opportunities for individuals with disabilities within the business landscape.


At VetSource, safety stands as our paramount priority. We conduct all tasks with a steadfast commitment to safety, upholding the highest standards of quality without compromise. This unwavering focus on safety and quality serves as the cornerstone for efficient production and the flawless execution of our projects.

Michael L. Pagano


Lieutenant Colonel Michael Pagano, a distinguished FA-18 Hornet Pilot, boasts an impressive career spanning over 28 years with the Marine Corps, accumulating 2500 tactical jet flight hours. His tenure exemplifies unwavering leadership, integrity, and an unparalleled commitment to excellence. 

Mr. Pagano successfully completed San Diego Gas & Electric's prestigious small business technical assistance programs, including SCORE, Best in Class, and the Gas Mentorship program. His deliberate efforts to deeply understand the customer and to seamlessly integrate VetSource into the energy industry right from its inception have led to VetSource's elevation to the status of a prime contractor for SDG&E's gas and electrical distribution operations.

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John Lopez

Vice President of Operations

Mr. Lopez is a resolute and committed Vice President renowned for his outstanding leadership acumen and extensive expertise in the Gas and Electrical Conduit industry. With over two decades of dedicated service in this sector, he possesses a profound understanding of SDG&E's exacting standards and guidelines. John's expertise and experience ensures the complete execution of projects, consistently surpassing stringent quality and safety benchmarks.


Dedication. Experience. Safety.

Supplier Diversity

Supplier Diversity is a fundamental principle at VetSource. While we proudly hold the DBE certification, we recognize the significance of fostering diversity throughout our supply chain. Our supplier roster reflects this commitment to inclusivity, and we actively seek opportunities to collaborate with fellow DBE-certified vendors, reinforcing our dedication to promoting diversity and inclusion in our business relationships.

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