Entries by Lauren Longwell

#KEM Congratulates Jeff Bezos and His Blue Origin New Shepard Team’s Win at the Robert J. Collier Trophy Dinner

KEM and Associates congratulates Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture for the New Shepard reusable launch system Team’s success in winning The National Aeronautic Association’s (NAA) prestigious Robert J. Collier Trophy.   The award is “for the greatest achievement in aeronautics or astronautics in America, with respect to improving the performance, efficiency, and safety of air […]

#KEM Quarterly on Defense: FY2018 PBR – Fixing Military Readiness First, then Military Growth

The President’s Fy2018 Budget Request (PBR) was delivered May 23, 2017 focused on rebuilding the U.S. Armed Forces according to the following themes: Improving warfighter readiness Address evolving national security challenges Recapitalize and modernize nuclear enterprise Prioritize key investments in cyber and space capabilities Focus on innovation to maintain technological advantage Sustain the finest fighting […]

#KEM Remembers the Heroes Who Served and Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice: Memorial Day 2017

On Memorial Day 2017, KEM remembers and honors the heroes who have fallen and given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.  Freedom is Never Free.  #GratefulNation Honor Them Today, we honor the heroes who served and gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. #MemorialDay #HonorThem #GratefulNation Posted by U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) on Monday, May 29, […]

#KEM Honored to Partner with Travis Manion Foundation’s Operation Legacy

“If Not Me, Then Who…” KEM and Associates is honored to partner with the Travis Manion Foundation and the Mount Saint Joseph National Honor Society through Operation Legacy.  Both these organizations are based in excellence, dedicated, and aligned with KEM’s value of Charitable and Transforming Community Involvement through their mission to empower veterans and develop character in […]

Ken Miller Honored as 2017 Distinguished Fellow – Mississippi State University, Bagley College of Engineering

Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering honored 10 alumni for their accomplishments and commitment to the field of engineering at the 2017 Distinguished Fellows banquet on March 30. KEM and Associates extends a well deserved congratulations to our CEO, Ken Miller, for earning and receiving the 2017 Distinguished Fellow Award. “I am grateful to […]

The #KEM Team Supports Washington Defense Week 2017

#KEM was Proud to Attend, Support, and Present at a Full Week of Norwegian-American Defense-Industrial Activities in the Heart of the World’s Largest Defense Market! NADIC’s 5th Anniversary Norwegian-American Defense Conference, on the topic of SMART Alliances 5th Anniversary NADIC Reception & Dinner at the Capitol Hill Club Ambassador’s Networking Reception at his Residence Navy League […]

#KEM Continues to Monitor the 2018 “Skinny Budget” and Its Prospects of Getting Through Congress

Able to Strike a Defense Balance? Defense Increases for 2018, $30 Billion Supplemental for 2017 President Trump released his 2018 Budget, known as “the skinny budget” in Washington, which includes defense spending of $639 billion, including $65 billion for ongoing emergency war-fighting. This represents a $54 billion increase in defense spending, to be offset by […]

#KEM 2017 Letter From President: Focus on Cyber Defense and International Markets

“KEM and Associates’ vision is to solve complex problems for our U.S. and Global Aerospace, Defense, and Supporting Commercial Clients.  We are dedicated to the highest standards of performance and ethics advising our clients on a solid strategies achieving their full growth potential.  We are extremely proud of all that our KEM Partners have accomplished together […]

#KEM Values Strength through Diversity: Honoring DoD STEM Contributions during National African American History Month & National Engineers’ Week

#KEM Value: STRENGTH THROUGH DIVERSITY #KEM joins the nation in celebrating National African American History Month (1-26 February) and National Engineers’ Week (19-25 February). We honor all African Americans who have served our armed forces and contributed significantly to the Department of Defense’s (DoD) legacy in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) cultivating a “stronger, more […]