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FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/NAVADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N4/DEC//
SUBJ/2017 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AWARD FOR SUPPLY CHAIN EXCELLENCE CALL FOR
REF/A/2017 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE (DOD) AWARD FOR SUPPLY CHAIN EXCELLENCE CALL
REF/B/DOD 2017 AWARD FOR SUPPLY CHAIN EXCELLENCE BROCHURE/7DEC2017//
REF/C/DOD MANUAL 4140.01/VARIOUS DATES//
NARR/REF A IS ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE, LOGISTICS AND MATERIEL
READINESS MEMO. REF B IS CALL FOR ENTRIES BROCHURE. REF C IS DOD SUPPLY
CHAIN MATERIEL MANAGEMENT PROCEDURES// POC/CDR JERETTA DILLON/CNO WASHINGTON
RMKS/1. Per ref (a), nominations are requested for the annual DOD Supply
Chain Excellence Award. Ref (b) provides guidelines for submission. Ref (c)
defines the supply chain processes.
2. Logistics provides Americas strategic advantage to deter and decisively
defeat our adversaries. New threats to our national security demand that we
transform logistics in order to project and sustain dominant power.
Transforming to a more reliable, agile, and responsive defense logistics
program and innovative approach will significantly improve the reliability,
flexibility, and responsiveness of the defense supply chain.
3. The DOD Award for Supply Chain Excellence will recognize the organization
that operates significant components of a supply chain and has demonstrated
excellence in design, operation, or improvement from 1 January 2017 to 31
December 2017. Nominations should demonstrate successful implementation of
the supply chain process categories as defined in ref (c).
4. Each organization may submit two nominations. Submission
a. MS Word format.
b. A response for each category in ref (b) is required.
c. All criteria within each category must be addressed.
d. Cover letter signed by a general or flag officer in the
organization, must identify the project, submitting organization,
and a single point of contact (including address, phone number, and
e-mail). Explicitly state whether the package can be made
e. Executive summary (1-2 pages) of the award submission is
5. Nominations must be received at the Office of the Deputy Assistant
Secretary of Defense (Supply Chain Integration)
(ODASD(SCI)) no later than 1 February 2018. Submissions should include two
hard copies (paper) and one electronic copy. Electronic copies should be
submitted directly to Jan Mulligan at jan.b.mulligan.civ(at)mail.mil. Hard
copies should be submitted to
ODASD(SCI) c/o LMI, Attention: Supply Chain Award Nomination/Mr.
Stuart Jones, 7940 Jones Branch Drive, Tysons, VA 22102.
6. For additional questions pertaining to this NAVADMIN please contact CDR
Jeretta Dillon at (703) 695-4836/DSN 225-4836.
7. Released by VADM D. R. Smith, N4.//