DC partner James McCullough received the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Procurement Division's prestigious Howard H. Cork Memorial Award in a ceremony on March 31, 2008 in Sarasota, Florida. This award has been given annually since 1967 to NDIA Procurement Division members who have devoted extensive time and energy in support of NDIA and the US defense industry. Candidates for the award also must have achieved stature in the defense community, as well as the respect of their government and non-government associates. An active NDIA participant for many years, McCullough has held a number of leadership positions in the division. The award was presented by Karen Wilson, Chair of the Procurement Division and Director, Acquisition Policy and Industrial Affairs, The Boeing Company.