1. OAME Tradeshow Event is May 10th and May 11th

Join us on May 10th & 11th for OAME’s annual MWESB Summit and Tradeshow.  May 10th is our kickoff event for the Tradeshow.    

The trade show is free to attend and luncheon tickets are $85 to help OAME raise capital for its yearly operating budget. Click HERE to see full PDF flyer.  Questions? Call us at 503-249-7744.



2. OAME Announces Luncheon Guest Speakers

OAME Chair Sam Brooks is proud to announce this years Luncheon Guest Speakers. John Rodgers, Jr. renowned investment advisor and CEO of Ariel Investments, will be speaking along with Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments.  Both John and Mellody are known for running $11 Billion in funds at Ariel and making frequent appearances on investment shows to give advice on the stock market.  Click HERE to learn more!



3. Mark Your Calendars for our 2017 Trade Show

The 2017 OAME Trade Show and Luncheon at the Oregon Convention Center is just a few short months away. We still have sponsorships, booths, luncheon seats and advertising available.

The trade show is free to attend, with over 130 booths to help you better network your business.

Click HERE to learn more.  Questions? Contact Bill Prows at 503-249-7744.



4. OAME Loan Program Ranked #5 Nationally

The Small Business Administration recently announced their top microlenders for fiscal year 2015. OAME placed #1 in the Western United States and #5 in the country for volume of microloans to borrowers.

DID YOU KNOW?….that OAME lends to business of any ethnicity?           Our loans go as high as $50,000 for qualified borrowers.
Contact Matt Rutter for details 503.249.7744



5. OAME Now Hosts Veteran’s Committee Meetings

The goal of OAME’s Veteran Committee is to assist Service-Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (SDVBEs) in reaching more opportunities. Veteran-owned businesses interested in the SDVBE certification process should also attend.  The meetings will be held monthly and announced on the OAME home page.

All military veterans (and interested OAME members) are invited to attend our meetings. Questions? Contact Jorge Guerra at 503.249.7744



 Upcoming Oame Events


Buy your May 11th Luncheon Tickets! 

Thursday, May 11, 2017
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center
Hall “D”
Portland, OR 97232
Click HERE to purchase 
your $85 ticket!

 

Access to Capital Orientation
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Free and open to the public
731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr.
Portland, OR 97217
Click HERE to view event flyer (PDF)

 

 

 

Coffee & Issues meeting
Friday, April 28, 2017
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Free and open to the public
731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr.
Portland, OR 97217
Click HERE to view event flyer (PDF)

 

 

 

MWESB Summit and Reception
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Free and open to the public
731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr.
Portland, OR 97217
Click HERE to view event flyer (PDF)

 

 

 

2017 Trade Show & Luncheon
Thursday, May 11, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Trade Show free and open to public
731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr.
Portland, OR 97217
Click HERE to view event flyer (PDF)

 

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