On April 23, the Chamber will host its Military Recognition Reception at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott from 3-5pm. This is an informal opportunity for the business community to provide additional recognition to our service members and thank them personally for a job well done.
The guest speaker is Coach Blaine Taylor, Men’s Basketball Coach for Old Dominion University. Taylor came to ODU in 2000 after serving as assistant coach for three seasons at Stanford University and eight years as head coach at the University of Montana. He has led the ODU Monarchs to seven straight post season tournaments, including four trips to the NCAA since 2005. He has guided the Monarchs to 146 wins the last seasons years which is the best coaching mark in the school’s history as well as the best mark in the Commonwealth of Virginia among the Division I schools.
Deadline to submit the nomination form is April 13, 2012
DRESS FOR THE EVENT IS AS FOLLOWS: NAVY-SERVICE DRESS WHITE (E-6 AND BELOW); SUMMER WHITE (E-7 AND ABOVE); ARMY-GREEN/ASU CLASS B; MARINE-BLUE DRESS D; AIR FORCE-BLUES W/SHORT SLEEVE SHIRT (W/O TIE/TAB); COAST GUARD-TROPICAL BLUE LONG; CIVILIAN-BUSINESS ATTIRE.