#KEM Congratulates Vice Admiral Jospeh P. Aucoin & Thanks for invite to U.S. 7th Fleet’s Change of Command (Japan)

With great pride, KEM congratulates Vice Admiral Joseph P. Aucoin as he assumes command of the U.S. Seventh Fleet on September 7, 2015.

7th Fleet Invite

With an understanding of the complexities of the Asia-Pacific region, Ken Miller, CEO, KEM and Associates LLC, highlights:

“Vice Admiral Aucoin is a good friend and strategic, high performance leader. He will add tremendous capability for the U.S. Navy while supporting the long term commitment to the Asia-Pacific rebalance. It was a true honor to be invited to Japan for his Change of Command.”Kenneth E. Miller

The selection of U.S. defense leaders for this region, such as Vice Admiral Aucoin is key as DoD focuses on the Asia-Pacific rebalance and its forward presence.

(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua Karsten/RELEASED)

These efforts focus on building relationships, alliances, and modernization of maritime capabilities in order to secure U.S. interests and leadership globally and respond rapidly to maritime crises in the 21st century.

To learn more about the DoD’s three Asia-Pacific region maritime objectives to build greater regional capacity and mitigate risk by:

  • Safeguard the Freedom of the Seas
  • Deter conflict and coercion
  • Promote adherence to international laws and standards

Check out the Asia Pacific Maritime Security Strategy

Asia Pacific Book Cover