2015 NDIA ROTC Event at Union League - April 23, 2015
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2013 NDIA-DVC Golf Outing - August 5, 2013

2013 NDIA ROTC Event at Union League - April 25, 2013

2012 NDIA-DVC Golf Outing - August 6, 2012

2012 ROTC Awards Luncheon - April 26, 2012

2011 NDIA-DVC Golf Outing & Business Networking - August 1, 2011

Membership Meeting and Awards Luncheon - June 3, 2011

ROTC Awards Luncheon - April 15, 2011

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Annual NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter Golf Outing - August 9, 2010

This event was held at the Scotland Run Golf Club (Williamstown, NJ)

Earl Grim, Randy Lauver, and Don Drinker
Mark Ballew, Tom Lessik, Jerry Luccarella, Dave Palm
John Barnes, William Swahl Jr., William Swahl Sr., Eddie Bernard
Bill Jordan, Bruce Nefferdorf, Dan Rhoads, Mike Rhoads
Bruce Fad, Bob Fad, Art Fad, Tom Mercaldo
Robert Gorgone, Joe Hare Jr., Joe Hare Sr., Pat Dougherty
Bob Koury, Geri Devlin, Guy Leatherman, Bob Green
Dennis LeVasser, Dave Hughes, Steve Lambarti
Hank Renard, Wayne Karch, John Fox, Tom Seigenthaler
Rod Sutherland, Ed Hopkins, Chris Vincent, Greg LaCroix
Joe DiBiase, Frank Walton, Peter Mark, Sande Walton
Pete Buckley, Bill Schmidt, Bill McFarland, Howard Luebcke
Mike Koch, Joseph Racosky, Joe Ferrara, Dan Seamans
Mike Best, Bob Coates, Ron Zeitz, Chris Frantz
Larry Fanning, Mike Yoh, Kristen Barnard, Bill Yoh
Scotland Run Golf Club
Steven Brill, Rosa Gocial, Danny Gocial, Morris Gocial
Mike Tometta, Wayne Hall, Susie Swider, Mark Visco
Alan Criswell, Chuck Young, Bruce Olrenich
Steve Kazunas, Matt Bramblett, Andrew Smith, Jim Pullman
Registration Desk
Chris Frantz, Bob Coates
Mike Best
Ron Zeitz
Chris Frantz
Mike Best
Ron Zeitz
Random Shot
Chris Frantz
AGI Group - 1st Low Net Team
Anthony DeMarco, NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter President, presenting the 2nd Low Net Team with their prize. Joe DiBiase, Peter Mark, Frank Walton - 2nd Low Net Team
Andrew Smith, Jim Pullman, Matt Bramblett, Steve Kazunas - 3rd Low Net Team
Anthony DeMarco, NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter President, with Board Member Bill Swahl, and Eddie Bernard - 4th Low Net Team
Mike Best, Bob Coates, Chris Frantz, Ron Zeitz - 6th Low Net Team
Steven Brill, Danny Gocial, Rosa Gocial, Morris Gocial - 7th Low Net Team
Randy Lauver, Don Drinker, Earl Grim - 8th Low Net Team
Alan Criswell, Steve Lambarti, Bruce Olrenich - 9th Low Net Team
Dave Hughes - 10th Low Net Team
Mark Ballew, Dave Palm, Tom Lessik, Jerry Luccarella - 11th Low Net Team
Dave Dragun, Ken Jones, Tim Marchioni, Roby Lentz - 12th Low Net Team
Bob Fad, Art Fad, Tom Mercaldo, Bruce Fad - 13th Low Net Team
Kristen Barnard, Larry Fanning, Bill Yoh, Mike Yoh - 14th Low Net Team
John Fox, Tom Seigenthaler, Hank Renard, Wayne Karch - 15th Low Net Team
Robert Gorgone, Pat Dougherty, Joe Hare Jr., Joe Hare Sr. - 16th Low Net Team
Ed Hopkins, Chris Vincent, Ron Sutherland, Greg LaCroix - 17th Low Net Team
Pete Buckley - 18th Low Net Team
Bruce Nefferdorf, Bill Jordan - 19th Low Net Team
Geri Devlin, Bob Green, Guy Leatherman - 20th Low Net Team
Wayne Hall - Closest to the Pin
Wayne Hall
Chris Frantz - Longest Drive
Tony DeMarco with Susie Swider, the winner of the grand prize tv and closest to the pin

NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter Member Appreciation Event - June 4, 2010

This event was held at the ACIN Camden Center

National Industries for the Blind (NIB) Meeting - October 29, 2009

Supporting DoD's Commitment for Increasing Opportunities with AbilityOne

Geri Devlin and Anthony DeMarco both from PRICE

Navy League Luncheon - October 6, 2009

This event was held at the Independence Seaport Museum.

USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG-108)
Rear Admiral Michael H. Miller
USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG-108)

NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter Golf Outing August 10th 2009

Mike Shomberg of PRICE Systems and Jerry Lucarrella of the Boeong Company.
Steve Nelson, Howard Luebcke, Mike Owen and Rod Bink.
The winner of the TV was David Palm of the Boeing Company
Dan Seamans, Mike Koch, Frank Mazza and Joe Ferrara were the winners of the lowest par.
Bill Shwal, Ed Bernard, Pat Dougherty, and Bill Swhal Jr.

2009 ROTC Luncheon Awards

NDIA would like to Congratulate this year's ROTC Award Winners.

Congressman Sestak,Stephen Hammer, Princeton University Army ROTC and Tom Seigenthaler RADM
Congressman Sestak,Richard Haley,Villanova Naval ROTC and Tom Seigenthaler RADM
Shawn DeLong, St. Joseph's University Army ROTC
James Doherty, Widener University Army ROTC
Lillian Grove, University of Delaware Air Force ROTC
Stephen Love, Rowan University Army ROTC
Phllip Guest, Drexel University Army ROTC
Andrew Voss, University of Pennsylvania Naval ROTC
Nadine Wiley, Temple University Army ROTC
Jacob Wishko, University of Delaware Army ROTC

NDIA DVC Annual 2007 Golf Outing

The NDIA DVC would like to thank the 96 golfers and 16 sponsors that made this day possible.

Agility teamed with Legg Mason.
3rd Place Winners (left to right) Jim Walton, Sande Walton, Frank Walton and Joe DiBiase.
John Keating, Mike Kmiec, Mike Sokorai, and K. Wisenhauer.
Orly Soffy and Jerry Luccarella take time for a picutre.
Jerry Luccarella and Mike Kmiec winner of the longest drive.
From left to right: Ray Kraft, Bill Swahl, Dick Rhoads and Ed Barnard.

NDIA DVC Board of Directors Meeting

On May 17, 2007 the NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter held a Board Meeting at Citizen's Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies. Mr. Jerry Luccarella of The Boeing Company was elected President of the chapter. Mr. Anthony DeMarco of PRICE Systems, LLC was elected 1st Vice President and Mr. Bob Coates of L3 Communications was elected 2nd Vice President.

Bill Swahl and Doug Peel pose for a picture.
2nd Vice President Bob Coates and Past President Doug Peel pose for a picture.
Tom Harris and new Board Member Paul Welsh join us for the day.
Regina Platt and Mark Mortenson enjoy a day of baseball.


On April 27, 2007 the Delaware Valley Chapter held a luncheon for the ROTC at the Union League.

ROTC Committee Chair RAdm. Tom Seigenthaler and Chapter President Doug Peel.
RAdm. Tom Seigenthaler, Mrs. Sidney Ross and Ross Award Winner Michael Salvemini, Naval ROTC, Villanova University.
Mrs. Sidney Ross presenting the Sidney Ross Outstanding Young American Award to Michael Salvemini.
Guest Speaker Major Valentine M. Miller, Executive Officer for the Fightin' Blue Hen Battalion at University of Delaware Army ROTC.
RAdm. Tom Seigenthaler, Doug Peel standing with all of the cadets and their comanding officers.

NDIA DVC Annual Member Appreciation Luncheon

Our Spring Membership Luncheon was held On April 13, 2007 at The Marvin Cominsky Conference Center and was hosted by Blank Rome. This event was a great success and a few new memebers joined our chapter. Our guest speakers were Bill Walsh from Congressman Sestak's office and Major General (Ret.) Tony Corwin, USMC.

Brian Gocial from Blank Rome sits down to speak with Mr. Bill Walsh from Congressman Sestak's office.
Doug Peel giving his introduction speech.
Guest Speakers Major General (Ret.) Tony Corwin, USMC and Bill Walsh.
Jerry Luccarella, Constantine Karmokolias, Anthony DeMarco and Denise Lessie pose for a picture.

Select Greater Philadelphia Dinner for Foreign Journalists

On October 30, the Select Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce held a dinner for a group of foreign journalists. The journalist representing France, Germany, and Israel, were very interested in the Defense and Aerospace industry in the Greater Delaware Valley area.  The following day the journalists toured the Boeing Philadelphia site and met with Lockheed Martin.

Bill Swahl, Colony Place Consulting and NDIA Board Member and Linda Gardner, International Development Strategist for the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development talk over dinner. 
Harold Hyman, reporter for BFMtv France and Jim Donahue, Strategic Management Consulting and NDIA Board Member engrossed in conversation. 


Navy Day Luncheon

On October 13, the NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter sponsored our Annual Navy Day Luncheon at the Union League in Philadelphia. Special thanks to Art Lohan for capturing photos of the day's events.

NDIA Chapter Board Members and members pose for a group shot at the Annual Navy Day Luncheon. 
Robert Bender, President of the Philadelphia Council, Navy League of the United States. 
Rear Admiral Mauer delivering a keynote speech. 
After lunch, Rear Admiral Mauer speaks with Doug Peel, NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter President, several Sea Cadets, and an ARMY ROTC cadet.
Jim Donahue and Doug Peel present Rear Admiral Mauer with the T-shirt from this year's Navy Day Regatta (also sponsored by NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter) 




                   2006 ANNUAL GOLF OUTING

 The NDIA would like to thank our 97 golf outing attendees and 21 sponsors for another great day of fun, sun, and golf.

Another great day for the Annual NDIA Golf Outing at Beautiful Scotland Run Golf Club
Madeline Gavin, Regina Platt, and Orly Soffy busy at work registering the day's golfers
 NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter President, Doug Peel and Joe Ianconne, NetIDEAS, head out for a great round of golf
Pat Dougherty, DCCC, proving his drive would be the longest of the day
Jim Donahue, Defense Solutions, putting while Maj. Gen. James McInerney and Tom DePhillipo root on.
Bill Swahl and company enjoying cold refreshments while discussing their day on the course


Doug Peel presents Tom Reilly, Rhoads Industries with the Grand Prize-a Nautical Desk Clock and Barometer.  

The NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter
is honored to invite your attendance to an exclusive international program:
Building Strategic Partnerships in Global Security and Defense
Tuesday, November 29, 2005
The Union League
* Philadelphia, PA


Members of the Italian Defense Attaché making their way to the U.S.-Italy Defense Dialogue




The Honorable Curt Weldon (R-Pa.) delivering the Congressional Keynote Address on "Legislative Impact on Defense and Homeland Security" 




Former NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter President, Ted Hoffman (Blank Rome, LLP) moderates a panel on "Navigating Regulatory Roadblocks to International Collaboration"




Major General Pasquale Preziosa, Defense Attaché, Embassy of Italy delivers the Italian Defense Industry Forecasts & Insight on MoD Procurement



Michael Tkach, GM of Boeing Rotocraft, enjoys lunch with His Excellency Giovanni Castellaneta, Italian Ambassador to the United States



Maj. Gen. James McInerney and his wife Mary Catherine engrossed in conversation with  Major General Pasquale Preziosa




The NDIA and Italian Defense Delegation, NDIA Program Sponsors, and Friends take time to pose for a memorable group shot