This high visibility, all day event will include briefings on current Navy operations, tours of Navy aircraft, ships and other hardware units. Transportation will be provided throughout the day’s activities. Lunch will be provided and the day will conclude with an evening reception at the Pennsylvania House on historic Admiral’s row onboard Naval Station Norfolk with the Chief of Navy Reserve and Commander, Navy Reserve Forces Command, as well as other Navy Flag Officers.
This event is designed to recognize executive leadership (Owner, President, CEO, COO, VP, etc.) of small, medium, and large sized companies and Selected Reserve (SELRES) personnel who are self-employed individual business owners. An excellent employer candidate should have all or some of the following attributes:
- Values SELRES employees and is highly supportive of their service, even when SELRES are called on short notice orders.
- Company leadership promotes a culture of pride and recognition of Reserve service and gets personally involved.
- Maintains contact with the SELRES and their family members if he/she is on duty for an extended period of time.
Travel, lodging, and food costs, with the exception of event activities, are the responsibility of the attendee.
E-mail nominations must include: Name of company, name and position of employer, mailing address of employer (for mailing of official invitation), e-mail address of employer (or his/her administrative assistant), number of SELRES/GUARD members employed by the company (used to ensure we have equal representation of small, medium and large companies), your name and contact information and a brief description on why your employer should be selected to attend this recognition event.
Nominations are due by 30 January 2016; letters of invitation will be mailed to nominees in March 2016.
Send nominations to the Chief of Navy Reserve “NERE” mailbox at: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information of the day’s events, see the 2014 NERE video below.
Point of contact is CDR Tom Dixon, comm: (703) 614-7072, email@example.com