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Nov 23, 2015 

OMPA presents


Sponsored by

Koerner Camera Systems, Oregon Film, SAG AFTRA, APP-NW & PATA

A gala awards show and reception!

Monday, November 23, 2015
6:00pm - Doors open
7:00pm - Show begins
8:30pm - Reception

at the
Gerding Theater at the Armory
Portland Center Stage
128 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97209

Reception to follow with hors d’oeuvres and drinks. 

For sponsorship inquiries contact Nathaniel@ompa.org

Advance tickets are no longer available.
Additional tickets will be available at the door tonight
(on a first-come-first-served basis) for $20 each.




May 1, 2015: SourceOregon Directory Release Party
Sponsored by Koerner Camera Systems & Rogue Ales, with additional generous support from Dollar Rent-a-Car 

Celebrate SourceOregon!

WHAT: SourceOregon Release Party, sponsored by Koerner Camera Systems and Rogue Ales.
WHEN: Friday, May 1st from 4 to 8 PM
WHERE: Koerner Camera Systems - 2323 N Williams, Portland 97227

Join OMPA members and supporters for an evening of libations, conversation, and celebration of the 2015 SourceOregon publication.

**Special thanks to Koerner Camera Systems, Rogue Ales,
and Dollar Rent-a-Car for making it happen!**

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OMPA members (at the Individual level and above) will get a free copy of SourceOregon hot off the presses, while other supporters can purchase one for $20. No matter who you are, we’ll celebrate the best ever issue of SourceOregon together.

Be there; don’t be square.

February 19th, 2015: Speed Networking


When: Thursday, Feb 19th • 6:00pm - 8:30 pm

Where:  Studio 3 Films • 1316 Southeast 12th Ave, Portland

Cost:  $15 OMPA members / $30 non-members 

Tickets:  www.ompaspeednetworking.brownpapertickets.com

Tickets to Speed Networking are no longer available.

If you didn't pre-register, you will not be admitted.

-- we'll see you at another OMPA event! 

You enter the room, your heart is racing, your palms are sweaty…

you’re thinking “could this be it?  Could this be the night when I meet that special someone…the one that fills me with feelings of collaboration?” You’ve just arrived at Speed Networking. Come and meet your professional match! 

Register now for a fast-paced, fun way to introduce yourself to a wide network of employers, producers, freelancers and potential collaborators in Oregon's production and post-production industry. Delicious confections, complimentary beer, wine & non-alcoholic beverages. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. 

Dress for date night and be prepared with a stack of business cards (we expect 100 attendees.) Please be on time - there are a lot of great people to meet.  

I'm a networker, and we networkers are more sensitive to the way people feel. We collaborate more, and we create more. When we're networking, we network for a long time. -- Freddy Fender


JANUARY 29, 2015: OMPA Annual Meeting


OMPA celebrates our connectedness at the 2015
Annual Meeting!

Thursday, January 29th 2015

6pm Reception
7pm Program 

at Zarr Studios
1535 SE 9th Ave, Portland
Join us for a festive event, featuring

OMPA Awards of Excellence


Installation of OMPA Board of Directors

OMPA Media Arts Education Scholarship Awards 

Year in Review Video 

and more!

OMPA Annual Meeting is sponsored by
Picture This Production Services

Reception sponsored by
Gales Creek Insurance Services

and Catering by Caprice

Venue Host: Zarr Studios

Beer Sponsor: Rogue Ales 

Photo Booth Sponsor: Portland Photo Party

Step & Repeat Sponsor: Dark Wing Productions

Cake Sponsor: Bales Marketplace

DJ: DJ Sparks

Independent Video Game demos: Portland Indie Game Squad
and Oregon Video Game Association


Filmmaker Meet-up with Oregon Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
at 5pm in the Zarr Screening Room
(enter on SE Clay Street) 

OMPA Members (and guest) no charge

Non-members - $25 suggested donation

Registration for OMPA Annual Meeting is now closed.


JANUARY 12, 2015: New Member Welcome Meeting


Monday, January 12, 2015
At Zarr Studios
1535 SE 9th Avenue, Portland

5:30pm Pizza • 6pm Meeting

Featured guest: YOU!

OMPA welcomes new members! We invite you to introduce yourself and get to know other members of Oregon's trade association for media production professionals.

All OMPA members welcome. No charge. RSVP preferred.


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