Date of Event: August 11, 2011
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Norfolk Waterside Marriott (235 E Main St. Norfolk, VA)
Contact: Candace Reid // 757-664-2572
The Military Recognition Reception is an informal opportunity for the business community to provide additional recognition to our service members and thank them personally for a job well done.
Guest speakers for the August MRR are: The Honorable Suzy Kelly, City of Chesapeake. Councilwoman Kelly is also chief executive officer of Jo-Kell Inc., a woman owned small business. Jo-kell Inc. is an electrical distribution, engineering and solutions provider servicing the military, commercial marine and industrial martketplaces for over 30 years. She is also a graduate of Lead Hampton Roads.
Mario Vittone, Marine Service Specialist with the Coast Guard sector in Hampton Roads. Vittone has 19 years of combined Military service in the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. He has written numerous articles on Maritime Safety that have appeared in Yachting, Salt Water Sportsman, On Scene, Lifelines and at the Naval Safety Center's Online Resource site. He has written for Reader's Digest Magazine, and has lectured extensively on topics ranging from leadership and innovation to sea survival and immersion hypothermia.
Please click here to access the Military Recognition Form.
Deadline to submit the application is August 1, 2011
DRESS FOR THE EVENT IS AS FOLLOWS: NAVY-SERVICE DRESS WHITE (E-6 AND BELOW); SUMMER WHITE (E-7 AND ABOVE); ARMY-Green/ASU Class B; MARINE-BLUE DRESS D; AIR FORCE-BLUES W/SHORT SLEEVE SHIRT (W/O TIE/TAB); COAST GUARD-TROPICAL BLUE LONG; CIVILIAN-BUSINESS ATTIRE.