ABDG’s Michael Ford Elected to the National Guard Association of the United States Corporate Advisory Panel!

American Business Development Group (ABDG) is proud to announce that Michael Ford, Director of Aviation, Safety & Training at ABDG has been elected to serve on the National Guard Association of the United States Corporate Advisory Panel (CAP) for a three year term. ABDG has been a part of the CAP since its beginning providing a voice on industry interaction with the National Guard Association of the United States. The goal of the NGAUS CAP is to foster NGAUS and Industry relationships, supporting the mutual goal of enhancing and promoting the modernization and readiness of the National Guard.

Michael Ford served in the Army and Army National Guard for 36 years, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel supporting the men and women of our military.  As the Director of Aviation, Safety and Training for American Business Development Group, he is considered one of the foremost authorities in assisting industry in achieving their goals in revolutionizing the National Guard.

Jim LeNoir, Vice President for Defense and Homeland Security at ABDG commented, “We are extremely proud of Mike’s election to the CAP and look forward to his contributions to NGAUS.”

ABDG’s expertise lies in the Defense, National Guard and Homeland Security markets. For more information on how we can assist your organization within these markets please call our office at (703) 824-0300 or visit the Contact Us page at

As an internationally respected, full-spectrum business development consulting firm, ABDG enjoys a reputation as one of the largest and most successful business development firms in the United States.  Headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, ABDG specializes in the re-equipping and modernization of the U.S. Military and Homeland Security Organizations.