SSC Atlantic Acquisition Forecast

During the SBIOI on 30 July 2014, William Paggi announced the release of two Contracts Forecasting Documents and requested Industry input for changes / additional information industry would like to see on the documents.

The Contracts Industry Council is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, 12 August 2014, at which time we could submit any recommendations you might have at that time.  We need to submit our proposed agenda by Tuesday, 05 August 2014, and as such will need your inputs by COB, Monday, 04 August 2014.  Your industry representatives are:

Ron Malec (Industry Lead) 
Bob Bush                                
Greg Blackburn                     
Jennifer Osment                   
Josh Hatter                           
Ray Bellant                            
Rick Lykins                           

If you have any other issues you wish us to present to SSC LANT contracts please feel free to send them along.

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July 29th Joint Networking Event Sponsored by AFCEA, CDCA, and WID

Our AFCEA South Carolina Lowcountry Chapter, in conjunction with the Charleston Defense Contractors Association (CDCA) and the Palmetto Chapter of Women in Defense (WID), is sponsoring a Joint Networking Event on July 29th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. The Joint Networking Event is FREE, open to all, and no RSVP is needed! A Cash Bar and light hors d’oeuvres will be available. This is the evening before the July SBIOI, so please consider including this Joint Networking Event in your itinerary when making arrangements to attend the July SBIOI. We look forward to seeing you at this event!

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July 2014 AFCEA Newsletter

The July 2014 AFCEA Newsletter has been published.  Read it here.

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AFCEA Luncheon July 2014

July 16 at 11:30 am:

The South Carolina Low Country Chapter of the Armed Forces Communication and Electronics Association (AFCEA) announces the July General Membership luncheon:


Crowne Plaza Hotel
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29418
(843) 405-4236
(Adjacent to Tanger Outlets)

This month’s luncheon will feature:

Elizabeth Colbert-Busch, the Director of Business Development including marketing and sales for Clemson University’s Restoration Institute (CURI). CURI projects and programs include the Department of Energy grant to build a state of the art Wind Turbine Testing Facility and one of a kind 15MW Hardware in the Loop Grid Simulator, the SCE&G Energy Innovation Center, Duke Energy’s Electric Grid Innovation and Development Center and The Zucker Family Graduate Education Center.

We are only accepting RSVPs via the following evite invitation. RSVP here.


Members – $25
Non-Members – $30

Payment may be made at the door by check or cash.  Advanced payment may be made via PayPal at the links in the evite. Make sure that you put the name of the actual person attending on your RSVP and on your PayPal transaction memo!

Please keep in mind, the Crowne Plaza will charge the chapter for the headcount we submit to them based on our RSVPs.

No-Shows – Invoiced at applicable rate so, if you RSVP, please make an effort to attend.

Members and guests who do not RSVP will be wait-listed at the door on a first come first serve basis. Available seating will be assigned at 12:00 pm.

RSVP no later than July 11, 2014 COB

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