National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA)

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National Transportation Day Celebration – 17 May 2014 – National Museum of the US Marine Corps

The National Transportation Day Gala on 17 May, from 1900-2300, at the National Museum of the US Marine Corps, will be the social highlight of the year for the NDTA DC Chapter.  The museum is located at 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Triangle, VA 22172. You don’t want to miss this event which celebrates national transportation, the backbone of our nation, our economy and our national security. The USMC venue is the perfect environment for all of us to join together for greater awareness and appreciation of the transportation industry. It is also a time when we celebrate the community of transportation professionals who keep our country on the move. 


You have two opportunities to participate:




Registration at link is available at three levels:


Industry -                                                                         $80/pp

Government/Military -                                                 $60 (O-5/GS-13 or equivalent and above)

Young Professionals and Government Military and Fully Retired -     $40 (O4/GS 12 or equivalent and below)


All registration fees must be paid online. No option for payment at the door is available.


Nearby hotels are available. More hotel information will be posted shortly by NDTA DC.






Sponsorship opportunities are available and donations are being accepted here Please contact Earl Boyanton at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Dave DeBoer at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information about the benefits of being a sponsor for this celebration of National Transportation Week (NTW) 




Platinum    $1,000  includes two tickets to the event

Gold           $750

Silver          $500

Music         $1,000

Bar              $2,000


Sponsor logos will be displayed at the Gala and on the NDTA DC website.


Thank you for your support. Semper fi. Our current sponsors as of April 2 are:












Agility Defense and Govt Svcs

American Maritime Congress

Horizon Lines

International Association of Movers

Washington Maritime Shipping Corporation




Hotel Information NDTA NTW Gala

Holiday Inn Quantico


For attendees to may require hotel rooms near the National Museum of the US Marine Corps, please utilize the following Offer Code:


Arrival Date: Friday, May 16, 2014
Departure Date: Sunday, May 18, 2014
Rooms: Approx. 20 rooms per night
Room Rate: $89.00 per night, excluding 10% tax 
Note: Group rate is available 3 days prior and 3 days after the group dates, based on availability
Reservations Method: Individual Call In
Guests can call the hotel direct at 703-441-9001 or Central Reservations Office at 1-800-HOLIDAY to make their room reservation.
Room reservations can also be made on the website: www.holidayinn.comEnter Group Code: NDT

Or click on the link below:

Click HERE to book Natl Defense Transp. Assoc. group rate
Payment method: Each guest is responsible for all room charges
Check In Time: 3PM
Check Out Time: 11AM
Cutoff Date: May 1, 2014, after which date any rooms not picked up will be released into our general room inventory.

The Holiday Inn Quantico is a brand new hotel with on-site restaurant and bar. All rooms are equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, a work desk, and a 32" flat screen TV, We offer free wireless and wired High Speed Internet through the entire hotel. Other amenities in the hotel: fitness room, outdoor pool, business center, restaurant, lounge, and bar. Our meeting room has a capacity for up to 120 people.