• The Director, Acquisition Career Management Award Call for Nominations Closes June 21

    The Director, Acquisition Career Management (DACM) Award Call for Nominations closes Tuesday, June 21, 2011.

    This award recognizes an acquisition workforce member who has demonstrated exemplary performance and has made significant, long-lasting contributions to the U.S. Army Acquisition Corps over the course of his or her career as a federal government employee or serving in the military.

    At the 2010 AAC Annual Awards Ceremony, LTC James Choung (center), Joint PEO Chemical and Biological Defense, Joint Project Manager Guardian, Product Manager Force Protection Systems, accepts the 2010 Secretary of the Army Acquisition Product Manager of the Year Award from LTG William N. Phillips, Principal Military Deputy to the ASAALT (left), and Dr. Malcolm R. O’Neill, former ASAALT. (U.S. Army photo by McArthur Newell II, BRTRC.)

    Nominees may work at any level, organization, or capacity within the Army Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology (AL&T) Workforce. All Army AL&T Workforce military (including Reserve Component Soldiers) and civilian employees are eligible for award nomination. The nominee’s career should span a minimum of 20 years of federal government or military service.

    The winners of the DACM Award, in addition to the eight awards whose Call for Nominations deadlines have passed, will be presented at the 2011 U.S. Army Acquisition Corps (AAC) Annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday, October 9, 2011. The event, annually themed “Celebrating Our Acquisition Stars,” recognizes the uniformed and civilian professionals who work tirelessly behind the scenes to acquire and procure the weapons, information, and equipment that combatant commanders and their Soldiers need to execute decisive, full-spectrum operations in support of overseas contingency operations.

    For additional information on the awards, visit http://asc.army.mil/acq_awards/information.cfm/.

    Details regarding the 2011 U.S. Army Acquisition Corps Annual Awards Ceremony will be posted as they become available to the U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center website at http://asc.army.mil/


    Courtesy of the U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center.


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