US Navy

The HBCU Experience in the United States Navy

Marcus Davis, a graduate of North Carolina A&T University, is a pioneering civilian in the United States Navy. Six years ago, his work team received the Secretary’s Award from the Navy Safety Excellence Award for integrating safety into procurement. The award was created to recognize a team or office in …

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Austal sails in the South China Sea, backed by United States power

Austal is also pioneering the construction of six new offshore patrol boats for the Philippines, where it already has a significant shipbuilding footprint. In a widely circulated briefing in the Philippines, Robinson suggested that the Hanjin Shipyard purchase deal could be finalized within the next two months. Austal entered a …

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Navy veteran capitalizes on barbecue passion

BEEVILLE, Texas – A Navy man turned well master turned his passion into a successful business venture in no time. Opening a restaurant is difficult enough, but doing so during a pandemic creates even more challenges. Despite the odds against him, John Anthony Gutierrez thrived with a lot of help …

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Admiral Samuel J. Paparo | Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet

Adm. Sam Paparo, a native of Morton, Pennsylvania, graduated from Villanova University and was commissioned in 1987. He is the son of a former enlisted sailor and the grandson of an enlisted sailor during World War II. He received a Master of Arts in International Studies from Old Dominion University …

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