Heroes on The Bluff

Join The Navy SEAL Museum For a Truly Inspirational Event

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Experience an exciting live Tactical Demonstration with U.S. Navy SEALs and their working dogs on the Sunrise Lawn.
Enjoy a personal Meet and Greet following with these Special Operations Forces individuals and their multipurpose canines

4:30 PM
Tactical Demonstration on the Sunrise Lawn
Meet and Greet with Special Operations and Multipurpose Canines

6:00 PM
Cocktails and Silent Auction

7:00 PM
Dinner
Live Auction
Special Keynote Speaker: VADM Robert S. Harward, USN SEAL (Ret.)
Mr. Harward serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Lockheed Martin in the UAE. He served on the National Security Council for the Bush administration, commissioned the National Counter Terrorism Center, and has extensive combat experience as a US Navy SEAL.

8:30 PM
Drinks and Cigars

For the Benefit of The Trident House Charities Program in
Support of Our Special Operations and Their Families

477 Mount Pelia Road
Bluffton, South Carolina 29910

View the gallery of Navy SEAL Museum tactical demonstrations to see what is coming to The Bluff.

Special Keynote Speaker

Robert S. Harward

Chief Executive Officer United Arab Emirates Lockheed Martin

Bob Harward is the Chief Executive Officer for Lockheed Martin in the UAE and has lived in Abu Dhabi over three years. In this role as CEO, he is responsible for all aspects of the company’s business interests in the UAE, including strategy, operations, and growth of Lockheed Martin programs, as well as successful execution of all ongoing business.

A National Security Expert, in both theory and application, he served on the National Security Council for the Bush administration, commissioned the National Counter Terrorism Center, and has extensive combat experience as a US Navy SEAL, in Afghanistan, Iraq (he led invasions in both countries in Oct 2001 and Mar 2003), Syria, Somalia, Yemen and Bosnia, as well as the rest of the Middle East. A US Naval Academy alumni, he holds a Masters degree in International Security Affairs, is a graduate of the Naval War College and the MIT Foreign Policy Program. He also served as an executive fellow at RAND. Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, he was a Vice Admiral (SEAL) in the United States Navy, with his last assignment as Deputy Commander, US Central Command (USCENTCOM). Mr. Harward grew up in Iran, graduated from the Tehran American School and speaks Farsi.

Mr. Harward’s significant recognitions include the Donovan Award from the CIA, the Distinguished Service Award from the Department of State, the German Silver Star, the Polish Silver Star, and he was designated a Commander of the Polish GROM (Special Operation Forces). The Department of Defense awarded him the Defense Distinguished Service Medal (three), the Navy Distinguished Service Medal, the Bronze Star with V device (four), and the Presidential Unit Citation (two) for combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. He was also recognized with the US Naval War College Distinguished Graduate Leadership Award 2013.
Aside from his responsibilities with Lockheed Martin, Bob serves on the Secretary of Defense Threat Reduction Advisory Committee (TRAC), is an advisor to Draper Labs, adjunct to RAND, and sits on several commercial boards to include Channel, USAA REALCO and Shield AI.

Special Keynote Speaker

Robert S. Harward

Chief Executive Officer United Arab Emirates Lockheed Martin

Bob Harward is the Chief Executive Officer for Lockheed Martin in the UAE and has lived in Abu Dhabi over three years. In this role as CEO, he is responsible for all aspects of the company’s business interests in the UAE, including strategy, operations, and growth of Lockheed Martin programs, as well as successful execution of all ongoing business.

A National Security Expert, in both theory and application, he served on the National Security Council for the Bush administration, commissioned the National Counter Terrorism Center, and has extensive combat experience as a US Navy SEAL, in Afghanistan, Iraq (he led invasions in both countries in Oct 2001 and Mar 2003), Syria, Somalia, Yemen and Bosnia, as well as the rest of the Middle East. A US Naval Academy alumni, he holds a Masters degree in International Security Affairs, is a graduate of the Naval War College and the MIT Foreign Policy Program. He also served as an executive fellow at RAND. Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, he was a Vice Admiral (SEAL) in the United States Navy, with his last assignment as Deputy Commander, US Central Command (USCENTCOM). Mr. Harward grew up in Iran, graduated from the Tehran American School and speaks Farsi.

Mr. Harward’s significant recognitions include the Donovan Award from the CIA, the Distinguished Service Award from the Department of State, the German Silver Star, the Polish Silver Star, and he was designated a Commander of the Polish GROM (Special Operation Forces). The Department of Defense awarded him the Defense Distinguished Service Medal (three), the Navy Distinguished Service Medal, the Bronze Star with V device (four), and the Presidential Unit Citation (two) for combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. He was also recognized with the US Naval War College Distinguished Graduate Leadership Award 2013.
Aside from his responsibilities with Lockheed Martin, Bob serves on the Secretary of Defense Threat Reduction Advisory Committee (TRAC), is an advisor to Draper Labs, adjunct to RAND, and sits on several commercial boards to include Channel, USAA REALCO and Shield AI.

Heroes on The Bluff

Sponsorship Opportunities

Frogman Sponsor
$5,000
  • Annual Membership at the Navy SEAL Museum
  • Preferred Seating for Eight at the Heroes on The Bluff Event
  • Entry for Two at Shoot with the SEALs Sporting Clays Sponsor-Only Event
  • Quarter Page Ad in Museum Publication
  • Company Logo on Museum Website
  • Recognition in Event Program
Operator Sponsor
$10,000
  • Annual Membership to the Navy SEAL Museum
  • Preferred Table for Ten at the Heroes on the Bluff Event
  • Half Page Ad in Museum Fire in the Hole Nationally Distributed Publication
  • Recognition in Event Program
  • Company Logo on Museum Website
  • Entry for Four at Shoot with the SEALs Sporting Clays Sponsor-Only Event
  • Social Media Promotion
  • Engraved Museum Decanter with a Navy SEAL Museum Commemorative Bottle of Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Select
Trident Sponsor
$25,000
  • Annual Membership to the Navy SEAL Museum
  • Two Preferred Tables for Eight at the Heroes on the Bluff Event
  • Entry for Eight at Shoot with the SEALs Sporting Clays Sponsor-Only Event
  • Company Logo on Museum Website
  • Full-Page Ad in Museum Publication
  • Recognition in Event Program
  • Social Media Promotion
  • Inclusion in Event Press Release
  • Engraved Museum Decanter with Bottle of Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Select
  • Custom Navy SEAL Museum Swim Fin Wall Plaque, Presented at Evening’s Event
  • Executive Tour of the Navy SEAL Museum for up to 20 people (travel expenses to Fort Pierce, Florida excluded)
  • A Navy SEAL Museum Custom SIG Sauer P226 9mm Pistol

For the Benefit of The Trident House Charities Program in
Support of Our Special Operations and Their Families
477 Mount Pelia Road
Bluffton, South Carolina 29910