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  • The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs. U.S. Navy Photos by Scott Adam Webb/Released

    DoN FY14 Acquisition Excellence Awards

    The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs. U.S. Navy Photos by Scott Adam Webb/Released

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  • August 25-26 The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) is proud to present the NDIA 27th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event. The purpose of Gold Coast is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. NDIA is working to bring Informative and motivating speakers to present topics of interest regarding working with the government, specifically the Department of the Navy. Plan on attending exciting and relevant general/plenary and break-out sessions. Visit over 250 industry and government exhibitors along with dozens […]

    27th Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event

    August 25-26 The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) is proud to present the NDIA 27th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event. The purpose of Gold Coast is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. NDIA is working to bring Informative and motivating speakers to present topics of interest regarding working with the government, specifically the Department of the Navy. Plan on attending exciting and relevant general/plenary and break-out sessions. Visit over 250 industry and government exhibitors along with dozens […]

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  • Original Article: FederalNewsRadio Circling back to an earlier item in this week’s notebook: The military services, like Congress, are concerned about losing their small suppliers, particularly when they provide critical parts that are must-have components of modern weapons systems. In the Navy’s case, the service has decided to tackle the problem by trying to make sure that it’s focused on small business not just as a headquarters policy matter, but by assigning the number two official within each of its program offices to be the small business advocate for whatever system they’re buying or building. “Small businesses aren’t on the […]

    Navy assigning more high-level attention to small business in all of its programs

    Original Article: FederalNewsRadio Circling back to an earlier item in this week’s notebook: The military services, like Congress, are concerned about losing their small suppliers, particularly when they provide critical parts that are must-have components of modern weapons systems. In the Navy’s case, the service has decided to tackle the problem by trying to make sure that it’s focused on small business not just as a headquarters policy matter, but by assigning the number two official within each of its program offices to be the small business advocate for whatever system they’re buying or building. “Small businesses aren’t on the […]

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  • Original Article: Washington Business Journal The good news is the Navy’s acquisition chief doesn’t really blame the actual companies. The bad news is that his depiction of the state of the defense industrial base is pretty gloomy. HON Sean Stackley, the Navy’s assistant secretary of research, development and acquisition, was one of three defense acquisition chiefs who testified Wednesday before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s readiness and management support panel about acquisition reform. He pointed to four factors in preventing program failures: more care taken to define requirements up front, a stable plan throughout the duration of the program, an […]

    Navy: ‘Defense industrial base is fragile, less competitive, has limited growth opportunities’

    Original Article: Washington Business Journal The good news is the Navy’s acquisition chief doesn’t really blame the actual companies. The bad news is that his depiction of the state of the defense industrial base is pretty gloomy. HON Sean Stackley, the Navy’s assistant secretary of research, development and acquisition, was one of three defense acquisition chiefs who testified Wednesday before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s readiness and management support panel about acquisition reform. He pointed to four factors in preventing program failures: more care taken to define requirements up front, a stable plan throughout the duration of the program, an […]

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  • The Department of the Navy Office of Small Business Programs (DoN OSBP) is pleased to invite you to attend the Sea Air Space Exposition Small Business Forum being held on April 15th, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. The Forum will open with networking and a continental breakfast, followed by a variety of invited special guest speakers. This year’s Forum will also feature a special Government panel with representatives from the Army and Air Force as well as special presentations from two of our Major Buying Commands, MSC and NAVSEA. Speakers and Panelists will discuss the Navy acquisition process, as well […]

    DoN OSBP Hosts Small Business Forum at SeaAirSpace 2015

    The Department of the Navy Office of Small Business Programs (DoN OSBP) is pleased to invite you to attend the Sea Air Space Exposition Small Business Forum being held on April 15th, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. The Forum will open with networking and a continental breakfast, followed by a variety of invited special guest speakers. This year’s Forum will also feature a special Government panel with representatives from the Army and Air Force as well as special presentations from two of our Major Buying Commands, MSC and NAVSEA. Speakers and Panelists will discuss the Navy acquisition process, as well […]

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  • The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) in coordination with the Department of Navy OIffice of Small Business Programs held the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event on August 11-13.  This year’s theme was “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”.  The purpose of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. This year’s event brought over 1200 attendees to the San Diego […]

    Navy Gold Coast SB Procurement Event

    The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) in coordination with the Department of Navy OIffice of Small Business Programs held the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event on August 11-13.  This year’s theme was “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”.  The purpose of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. This year’s event brought over 1200 attendees to the San Diego […]

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  •   The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs.

    DoN FY13 Acquisition Excellence Awards

      The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs.

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