2014 MAJOR GENERAL W.P.T. HILL MEMORIAL AWARDS WINNERS

Date Signed: 4/09/2014
MARADMINS Active Number: 189/14

R 091447Z APR 14
UNCLASSIFIED/
MARADMIN 189/14
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC L LF//
SUBJ/2014 MAJOR GENERAL W.P.T. HILL MEMORIAL AWARDS WINNERS//
POC/RITA SULLIVAN/GS-13/UNIT: MCICOM G-4/NAME: PROGRAM MANAGER/703-604-4496//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1.  IT IS A PLEASURE TO ANNOUNCE THE RESULTS OF THE 2014 MAJOR GENERAL W.P.T. HILL MEMORIAL AWARDS PROGRAM FOR FOOD SERVICES EXCELLENCE.  THE COMMANDANT EXTENDS CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING WINNING COMMANDS:
1.A.  BEST MILITARY/CONTRACTOR GARRISON MESS HALL: MESS HALL 1223, CAMP KINSER, MCB CAMP BUTLER, OKINAWA, JA
1.B.  BEST FULL FOOD SERVICE CONTRACTED GARRISON MESS HALL: MESS HALL 1880, DUNHAM HALL, MAGTFTC, MCAGCC, TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA
1.C.  BEST FIELD MESS: CLR 17, 1ST MLG, I MEF, CAMP PENDLETON, CA
1.D.  BEST RESERVE FIELD MESS: HEADQUARTERS COMPANY, 25TH MARINES, 4TH MARINE DIVISION, FORT DEVENS, MA
2.  THE MAJOR GENERAL W.P.T. HILL AWARDS ENCOURAGE EXCELLENCE IN THE GARRISON AND FIELD FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM WHILE IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR OUR MARINE CORPS AND NAVY PERSONNEL.  PARTICIPATING COMMANDS ARE COMMENDED FOR THEIR HARD WORK AND COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE.
3.  REPRESENTATIVES FROM EACH WINNING COMMAND WILL BE RECOGNIZED DURING THE NATIONAL RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION (NRA) AWARDS CEREMONY ON 16 MAY 2014, AT THE SHERATON CHICAGO HOTEL AND TOWERS IN CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. ROOM RESERVATIONS ARE THE INDIVIDUAL COMMANDS RESPONSIBILITY. CEREMONY SEATING FOR WINNING COMMANDS WILL BE COORDINATED THROUGH MCICOM G-4.
4.  TRAVEL INFORMATION. RENTAL CAR IS NOT AUTHORIZED FOR HQMC, MCICOM G-4 FUNDED ATTENDEES.
4.A.  CONUS: COORDINATE TRAVEL TO ARRIVE AT THE EVENT HOTEL NLT 1200 ON 16 MAY 2014 AND DEPART NLT 1900 ON 18 MAY 2014.
4.B.  OCONUS:  COORDINATE TRAVEL TO ARRIVE AT THE EVENT HOTEL ON 15 MAY 2014 AND DEPART NLT 1900 ON 18 MAY 2014.
5.  OTHER COMMAND REPRESENTATIVES THAT PLAN TO ATTEND CAN LOCATE HOTEL ACCOMMODATION BY LOGGING ON TO WWW.RESTAURANT.ORG. HILL CEREMONY SEATING FOR ALL USMC ATTENDEES WILL BE COORDINATED THROUGH MCICOM G-4 AND MUST BE SUBMITTED VIA EMAIL TO RITA.SULLIVAN AT USMC.MIL, NLT 18 APR 2014.
6.  UNIFORM FOR ALL MILITARY EVENTS IS BLUE-WHITE DRESS "B" OR BUSINESS ATTIRE FOR NON-MILITARY ATTENDEES.  NCO'S ATTENDING THE CEREMONY WILL WEAR BLUE DRESS "B".
7.  ATTIRE FOR THE NRA EXHIBIT WILL BE APPROPRIATE BUSINESS ATTIRE.
8.  APPROPRIATION DATA FOR GOVERNMENT TRAVEL EXPENSES FOR TWO ACTIVE DUTY REPRESENTATIVES FROM EACH COMMAND, IDENTIFIED IN PARA 1, WILL BE FORWARDED TO INDIVIDUAL MARINES' ONCE THEY ARE IDENTIFIED TO HQMC, MCICOM G-4 POC.  COMMANDERS ARE REQUESTED TO IDENTIFY THEIR REPRESENTATIVES TO HQMC, MCICOM G-4 BY 18 APR 2014.
9.  HQMC, MCICOM G-4 FUNDED TRAVELERS WILL PROVIDE ONE COPY OF TRAVEL ORDERS PRIOR TO PROCEED DATE AND ONE COPY OF PAID VOUCHER/FLIGHT ITINERARY UPON COMPLETION OF TRAVEL TO HQMC, MCICOM G-4.
10.  REQUEST LOCAL PAO PROVIDE WIDEST DISSEMINATION OF CONTENTS HEREIN.
11.  RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY MAJGEN JUAN G. AYALA ASSISTANT DEPUTY COMMANDANT INSTALLATIONS AND LOGISTICS (FACILITIES)/COMMANDER MARINE CORPS INSTALLATIONS COMMAND.//