|THE CHOCTAW OF OKLAHOMA|
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) has approximately 185,000 members worldwide. The CNO is the third largest Indian Tribe in America. While the CNO has no reservation, the tribe's boundaries cover 10 and half counties of woodland, mountains, streams and rivers in pictureesque southeastern Oklahoma.
CNO's Tribal Headquarters are in Durant, Oklahoma. The tribe has a strong commitment to economic development for its members and all residents in southeastern Oklahoma.
Gregory Pyle, Chief
Gary Batton, Assistant Chief
|CHOCTAW DEFENSE — TRIBALLY OWNED 8(A) AND HUBZONE MANUFACTURER|
Choctaw Defense was formed in 2008 from the 1988 roots of the Choctaw Manufacturing and Development Corporation, a supplier of laser guided bomb components for Texas Instruments. Choctaw Defense is certified by the Small Business Administration as a tribally owned 8(a) and HUBZone Manufacturer.
MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE — FINANCIAL COMMITMENT
The Choctaw Defense Management Officer reports to the Assistant Chief and the Tribal Executive Management Committee can take action without further review. The Choctaw Nation combines financial strength with a willingness to invest in the creation and support of sustainable jobs.