March 24, 2017 Updates
Friday, March 24, 2017
Posted by: Howie Lind
Thank you for attending our Evening Reception/Happy Hour this past Wednesday. It was great to see you there. The Tower Club provided a wonderful venue for our large gathering. For those who couldn't make it, there will be plenty more events to attend this year. One of ISOA's main goals is to provide our corporate members (and soon-to-be members!) with one event per month that enables you the professional interaction across the entire stability operations industry - including government officials and other company leaders. Another goal is to advocate on your behalf to help solve the difficult issues that your company faces overseas.
Regarding the ISOA Awards Program, I want to make a special note that the submission period to send in your award nomination has been extended to Friday, April 7. But, please try to submit your award nomination as soon as you can. Again, this is a simple and straightforward procedure. This will be a great chance to showcase your company to the world of stability operators. You may contact the following Awards Committee members for any questions you may have, Michelle Quinn, 202-344-9030, and Kelley Deconciliis, 202-680-9888. Please go to the ISOA website, www.stability-operations.org/awards, for all the information.
Importantly, the leaders from ISOA have been asked to participate, along with other professional associations, in the DoD Industry Day on April 28. This event is only for government leaders from the Pentagon and the State Department to meet with ISOA leaders and other leaders of professional associations in DC. We will be your representatives at this meeting. The principle topics will be that of government contracting in Afghanistan and Iraq, in particular, the tax issues in both countries. Please send to me, firstname.lastname@example.org, your concerns and inputs that we can address at this meeting.
For those who haven't renewed your membership for 2017 or signed up as new members, please do it now, so you can enjoy the many benefits of being a member of this great organization. Please visit our website, www.stability-operations.org, to fill out the on-line membership application.
All the best.
Howard R. Lind
President and Executive Director, International Stability Operations Association
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