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OAME Event & Luncheon


Wednesday, October 20 2021, 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM


33rd Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs Trade Show & Luncheon


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The Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME) is a non-profit, membership organization with a mission to promote and develop entrepreneurship and economic development for ethnic minorities in the State of Oregon & SW Washington. They are an all-inclusive organization and encourage everyone to live by our motto: “Everybody’s In, Nobody’s Out.”

Pre-COVID, the OAME Trade Show & Luncheon was designed for purchasers and buyers from the Public and Private agencies to network with Disadvantage, Minority, Women, Emerging Small Businesses and Service Disabled Veteran Businesses (D/M/W/ESB/SDV).  Visit website  This year the event will be a virtual event minus the trade show, but will have a program, awards and panel!   This years theme will be “Enduring Partnerships”. Panelist include:

  • Neil Lee, Owner & Operator of LEEKA Architecture and Planning
  • Deborah Kafoury, Multnomah County Chair
  • Anthony Veliz, Owner of IZO Public Relations & Marketing
  • Louis Fontenot, Jr. Vice President, Development Management of Trammell Crow Company
  • Afton Walsh, Community Outreach Director & Project Manager for Walsh Construction Co