Optimism Growing Among Women-Owned Small Businesses

Optimism Growing Among Women-Owned Small Businesses

A new Key4Women Confidence survey finds positive trends among women-owned small businesses, from business growth in the future to optimism on a more level business environment. By Ron Wolfe, Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager, KeyBank Linda Hamilton, Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager…

PNDC Supply Chain Opportunities Conference

*Due to the popularity of these events, please register no more than two attendees per company. LEARN TO DO BUSINESS WITH…            …..AND MORE! Through a combination of presentations and roundtable discussions, this Supply Chain Opportunities Conference is designed to help companies develop new…

Oregon Manufacturers Gift Guide – 2019

It’s that time of year when the weather is getting colder, the mountains are getting fresh coats of snow, and the season for gift-giving is right around the corner! If finding the perfect presents for your loved ones leaves you feeling a little anxious, we are here to help. OMEP…

A Visit to The ARMC

OMEP is proud to be a member of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center (OMIC R&D) in Scappoose, Oregon. OMIC is a Research and Development Center “focused on applying new technologies and processes for industrial competitive advantage and academic growth, while inspiring and educating the next generation’s manufacturing workforce.” This…

Lean Fundamentals Workshop at COCC

Any type of business, whether delivering a product or service, can benefit their bottom line through continuous improvement and applying lean principles. This hands-on workshop will introduce the core principles and common language of lean through a fun simulation. This short commitment of time is a great primer to help…

B2B Matchmaking for Making Conference

You’re invited to participate in the upcoming B2B Matchmaking for Making Conference! If you are a company that makes a product, you won’t want to miss this matchmaking event. Attendees can expect to: Generate new customers and suppliers Develop new connections with other manufacturers Expand your network Create new strategic…

CESMII & Oregon State University: Smart Manufacturing Platform

CESMII and Oregon State University Partnership Presents CESMII Smart Manufacturing Platform™ Overview and Demonstration Wednesday, November 13, 2019 The Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII) is the United States’ national institute on Smart Manufacturing (SM), with Oregon State University (OSU) as a satellite Manufacturing…

Fresh Buzz about potential tariff Roll-Backs

Please join the Maritime Commerce Club as we kick off our 2019-2020 discussion series with this special educational breakfast focusing on this ongoing topic. Review the FRESH BUZZ about potential tariff Roll-Backs from Peter, then RSVP for this industry breakfast to ask all your questions!   Wednesday, November 13, 2019…

Portland Business Journal Makers & Manufacturing Awards

Come meet the leaders of one of Oregon’s largest and most important industries, manufacturing! Plus we’ll award the top manufacturers in our state! See which companies are driving this economy. ABOUT THE EVENT: Each year the Portland Business Journal honors the region’s top manufacturing companies who drive our economy with…

NEEA: Industrial Refrigeration Systems Energy Management

With a focus on industrial refrigeration systems that use ammonia as the refrigerant, this training will equip attendees with the knowledge and tools to reduce energy usage and operating costs, and improve the reliability of refrigeration systems. This training will focus on technical basics, operation of refrigeration systems, energy efficiency…