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    • August 11, 2021
    • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Board of Director's Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

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    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • September 08, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
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    In-person and Virtual 


    Hey Founders and Funders, want to know more about significant legislative and funding decisions that positively impact the entrepreneurial ecosystem?

    Main Speaker 

    Melissa McLawhorn Houston

    Founder and Principal at 929 Strategies

    Significant Legislation and policy has been passed in Oklahoma which benefit Founders & Funders Greatly, with more to come! Melissa has been and continues to be instrumental in this process – If you are a Founder or Funder, You do not want to miss this presentation!


    Pitch Presenter

    TBA



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    • September 08, 2021
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

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    • October 13, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
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    In-person and Virtual 


    What we are doing well, and what work still needs to be accomplished in the Oklahoma Aerospace Industry?


    Main Speaker 

    Rick Nagel

    Managing Partner | CEO, Acorn Growth Companies

    Aerospace is Oklahoma’s second largest industry and continues to boom! Rick Nagel’s Acorn Growth Companies has focused exclusively on Aerospace for decades – Hear Rick’s perspective regarding what’s happened and what’s next with Aerospace in Oklahoma!


    Pitch Presenter

    TBA


    Who's in the room? 

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    • October 13, 2021
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

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    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • October 21, 2021
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 39
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    Featuring pitch presentations from three Oklahoma startups. 

     In-person + virtual registration available.

    Please register for login credentials. 

    Pitch Presenters

    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


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    • November 10, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
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    In-person and Virtual 


    Tulsa's evolving entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem. What's happening now and what's next for Tulsa? Economic Development.


    Main Speaker 

    Devon Laney

    President and CEO 36 Degrees North "Tulsa's Basecamp for Entrepreneurs"

    Devon Laney has a keen pulse on Tulsa’s evolving entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem – Spoiler alert – It’s really incredible! You will really be proud of Oklahoma’s progress to become a top ten state in this space!


    Pitch Presenter

    TBA


    Who's in the room? 

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    • November 10, 2021
    • 1:10 PM - 2:10 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Board of Director's Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

    Register to Attend

    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 


    • December 08, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
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    In-person and Virtual 


    Oklahoma 's film industry and economy...want to know why so many people are headed to Oklahoma to make films?


    Main Speaker 

    Matt Payne

    Co-CEO Prairie Surf Media


    Have you ever wondered why so many films are now being produced in Oklahoma? Matt Payne and his Prairie Surf Media company are all in on film making in Oklahoma – They converted the old Cox Convention Center into a world class film production complex in downtown Oklahoma City. You will want to hear Matt’s take on the film production industry in Oklahoma!


    Pitch Presenter

    TBA



    Who's in the room? 

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    • December 08, 2021
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

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    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • December 16, 2021
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 40
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    Featuring pitch presentations from three Oklahoma startups. 

     In-person + virtual registration available.

    Please register for login credentials. 

    Pitch Presenters

    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


      See who is in the room!


    ATTEND


    • January 12, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
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    In-person and Virtual 


    Venture Panel: What do three of the leading Oklahoma venture funders look for? What makes them go "hmmmm?" Q&A session with:  


    Three of the top Venture Capital Companies in Oklahoma will discuss what type deals they are looking for, what make’s them want to “learn more”  and what makes them want to say “Yes”! Then we will open it up to a Q and A panel discussion! Don’t miss it!


    Venture Panel


    Nathaniel Harding

    Cortado Ventures

    An early stage venture capital firm investing in ambitious, growth-driven companies to define a new generation of economic prosperity for Oklahoma.

    Cortado invests in capital efficient businesses that leverage technology to scale in the Fintech, Biotech, Aerospace, Ag Tech, Energy Tech, Manufacturing and Logistics sectors.

    Matt Wilson

    Victorum Capital Club

    The Victorum Capital Club is a membership network of accredited investors focused on entrepreneurship, investment, and business development to generate a return on investment and promote community and economic development.

    Michael Basch

    Atento Capital

    Our name, Atento, comes from the Spanish word meaning helpful, attentive, thoughtful, courteous, polite. These are the adjectives we aspire to be and the foundation of how we do business.

    Our focus: generating excellent risk-adjusted returns and making a lasting economic impact through the stimulation of entrepreneurial activity in our community.


    View view our member partners via the link above,

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    Please register to attend by clicking the link below.

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    • January 12, 2022
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

    Register to Attend

    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • February 09, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
    Register



    In-person and Virtual 


    Main Speaker 



    Pitch Presenter



    Who's in the room? 

    View view our member partners via the link above,

    or view a list of event registrants under the registration button. 


    Please register to attend by clicking the link below.

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    • February 09, 2022
    • 1:10 PM - 2:10 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Board of Director's Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

    Register to Attend

    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • February 17, 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 40
    Register

    Featuring pitch presentations from three Oklahoma startups. 

     In-person + virtual registration available.

    Please register for login credentials. 

    Pitch Presenters

    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


    Name

    Company

    Exec Summary


      See who is in the room!


    ATTEND


    • March 09, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
    Register



    In-person and Virtual 


    Main Speaker 



    Pitch Presenter



    Who's in the room? 

    View view our member partners via the link above,

    or view a list of event registrants under the registration button. 


    Please register to attend by clicking the link below.

    You will receive a follow-up email with event details or Zoom login credentials based.

    Register to Attend

    Members must log in for the website to recognize your membership level.



    • March 09, 2022
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CST)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
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    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

    Register to Attend

    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

    • April 13, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    • 100
    Register



    In-person and Virtual 


    Main Speaker 



    Pitch Presenter



    Who's in the room? 

    View view our member partners via the link above,

    or view a list of event registrants under the registration button. 


    Please register to attend by clicking the link below.

    You will receive a follow-up email with event details or Zoom login credentials based.

    Register to Attend

    Members must log in for the website to recognize your membership level.



    • April 13, 2022
    • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM (CDT)
    • 655 Research Parkway Ste. 100, OKC, 73104
    Register


    OVF Executive Committee Meeting

    In-Person and Online Event

    Register to Attend

    Zoom login credentials will be emailed with your event registration confirmation. 

Past events

June 03, 2021 2021-2022 Strategy Meeting
May 12, 2021 OVF Awards
April 21, 2021 Executive Committee Meeting
April 14, 2021 OVF Power Lunch
March 17, 2021 Executive Committee Meeting
March 11, 2021 OVF Awards Selection Committee #2
March 10, 2021 OVF Power Lunch
March 04, 2021 OVF After Hours Pitch Event
February 10, 2021 OVF Awards Selection Committee #1
February 10, 2021 Board of Director's Meeting
February 10, 2021 OVF Power Lunch
January 21, 2021 OVF After Hours Pitch Event
January 20, 2021 Executive Committee Meeting
January 13, 2021 OVF Power Lunch
December 16, 2020 Executive Committee Meeting
December 09, 2020 OVF Power Lunch
December 03, 2020 OVF After Hours Pitch Event
November 18, 2020 Board of Director's Meeting
November 11, 2020 OVF Power Lunch
October 21, 2020 Executive Committee Meeting
October 14, 2020 OVF Power Lunch
September 16, 2020 Executive Committee Meeting
September 09, 2020 OVF Power Lunch
August 27, 2020 2020 Membership Kickoff Event
August 12, 2020 OVF Board of Director's Meeting
June 25, 2020 Board Strategy Meeting - NEW DATE & TIME
May 13, 2020 Venture of the Year & Most Promising New Business Zoom Event
April 22, 2020 NEW DATE: Executive Committee Meeting
April 08, 2020 OVF Video Power Lunch
March 25, 2020 Executive Committee Meeting: ZOOM
March 11, 2020 Power Lunch
February 27, 2020 VOY Selection Committee Meeting #2 Feb 27th
February 12, 2020 Board Meeting
February 12, 2020 Power Lunch
February 06, 2020 VOY Selection Committee Meeting #1
January 15, 2020 Executive Committee Meeting
January 08, 2020 Power Lunch
December 18, 2019 Executive Committee Meeting
December 11, 2019 Power Lunch
November 20, 2019 OVF After Hours
November 13, 2019 Board Meeting
November 13, 2019 Power Lunch
October 16, 2019 Executive Committee Meeting
October 09, 2019 Power Lunch
September 26, 2019 OVF After Hours
September 18, 2019 Executive Committee Meeting
September 11, 2019 Power Lunch
August 21, 2019 2019 Membership Drive
August 07, 2019 Board Meeting
May 15, 2019 Board Strategy Meeting
May 08, 2019 OVF Board of Directors Meeting
May 08, 2019 OVF Chairman's Award for Economic Impact presented by Insperity
April 17, 2019 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
April 10, 2019 Speaker Series Luncheon - April 2019
April 04, 2019 OVF After Hours
March 13, 2019 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
March 13, 2019 Speaker Series Luncheon - March 2019
February 13, 2019 OVF Board of Directors Meeting
February 13, 2019 Speaker Series Luncheon - February 2019
January 23, 2019 OVF After Hours
January 16, 2019 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
January 09, 2019 Speaker Series Luncheon - January 2019
December 19, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
December 12, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon - December 2018
November 14, 2018 OVF Board of Directors Meeting
November 14, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon - November 2018
October 25, 2018 OVF After Hours
October 17, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
October 10, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon - October 2018
September 19, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting
September 12, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon - September 2018
August 15, 2018 Membership Drive
August 15, 2018 OVF Board of Directors Meeting
June 13, 2018 OVF Board of Directors Meeting June 13, 2017
June 13, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon June 2018
May 09, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting May 2017
May 09, 2018 2018 Venture of the Year & Most Promising New Business Awards Luncheon
April 18, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting April 2017
April 11, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon April 2018
March 28, 2018 OVF After Hours March 28th, 2018
March 14, 2018 VOY Selection Committee Meeting March 14th 2018
March 14, 2018 OVF Board of Directors Meeting March 2018
March 14, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon March 2018
February 21, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting February 2017
February 19, 2018 VOY Selection Committee Meeting February 2018
February 14, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon February 2018
January 17, 2018 OVF Executive Committee Meeting January 2017
January 10, 2018 Speaker Series Luncheon January 2018
December 13, 2017 OVF Board of Directors Meeting December 2017
December 13, 2017 Speaker Series Luncheon December 2017
November 16, 2017 OVF After Hours November 16, 2017
November 15, 2017 OVF Executive Committee Meeting November 2017
November 08, 2017 Speaker Series Luncheon November 2017
October 18, 2017 OVF Executive Committee Meeting October 2017
October 11, 2017 Speaker Series Luncheon October 2017
September 19, 2017 OVF After Hours September 19th, 2017
September 13, 2017 OVF Board of Directors Meeting September 2017
September 13, 2017 Speaker Series Luncheon September 2017
August 16, 2017 OVF Executive Committee Meeting August 2017
June 14, 2017 June OVF Board of Directors Meeting 2017- DATE CHANGE
June 14, 2017 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon June 2017
May 10, 2017 May OVF Executive Committee Meeting DATE CHANGE!!!!
May 10, 2017 Chairman's Award for Economic Impact 2017
April 19, 2017 April OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2017
April 12, 2017 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon April 2017
March 08, 2017 March OVF Board of Directors Meeting 2017 at PHFCC
March 08, 2017 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon March 2017
February 23, 2017 OVF After Hours February 2017
February 15, 2017 February OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2017
February 08, 2017 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon February 2017
January 18, 2017 January OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2017
January 11, 2017 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon January 2017
December 21, 2016 December OVF Board Meeting 2016
December 14, 2016 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon December 2016
November 17, 2016 OVF After Hours November 2016
November 16, 2016 November OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2016
November 09, 2016 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon November 2016
November 02, 2016 OVF Executive Commitee Follow Up Meeting
October 19, 2016 October OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2016
October 12, 2016 OVF Speaker Series Luncheon October 2016
September 29, 2016 OVF After Hours September 2016
September 21, 2016 September OVF Board of Directors Meeting 2016
September 14, 2016 Speaker Series Luncheon September 2016
August 17, 2016 August OVF Executive Committee Meeting 2016
June 15, 2016 June OVF Board of Directors Meeting
June 08, 2016 June OVF Meeting
May 18, 2016 May OVF Executive Committee Meeting
May 11, 2016 May OVF Meeting
April 13, 2016 Venture of the Year and Most Promising New Business Awards Luncheon
March 23, 2016 March OVF Board of Directors Meeting
March 09, 2016 March OVF Meeting
March 01, 2016 (copy) VOY Selection Committee Meeting
February 25, 2016 February Members Only After Hours Event
February 17, 2016 February OVF Executive Committee Meeting
February 10, 2016 February OVF Meeting
February 02, 2016 VOY Selection Committee Meeting
January 20, 2016 January OVF Executive Committee Meeting
January 13, 2016 January OVF Meeting
December 16, 2015 December OVF Board of Directors Meeting
December 09, 2015 December OVF Meeting
November 19, 2015 November OVF After Hours - Members Only
November 18, 2015 November OVF Executive Committee Meeting
November 11, 2015 November OVF Meeting
October 28, 2015 October OVF Executive Committee Meeting
October 14, 2015 October OVF Meeting
September 16, 2015 September OVF Board of Directors Meeting
September 09, 2015 September OVF Meeting
August 19, 2015 August Executive Committee Meeting
June 24, 2015 June Board of Directors Meeting
June 10, 2015 June OVF Meeting
May 20, 2015 May Executive Committee Meeting
May 13, 2015 May OVF Meeting
March 11, 2015 March OVF Meeting

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Power
Lunches 

Pitch Presentation and Success Story

 Power Lunches are a great way to meet and learn from each other all while fostering a better business future for Oklahoma. This is the best hour per month anyone can spend in pursuit of opportunity and connection with like-minded professionals from all over state.

Each Power Lunch is a combination of peer-to-peer conversation, Pitch Presentations  and Success Story presentations full of real-world specifics that inform and engage all attending.  Guests and non-members welcome.


After
Hours 

Tours, Networking, Visit with Local Founders

Join Oklahoma business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs for networking, new business opportunities and informative stories of success from all over our great state. After Hours events are dedicated to networking and discovery featuring three Oklahoma company Pitch Presentations. 

We will gather at a different business, or facility for each event. OVF After hours offers light appetizers, beer & wine, and highlights from a local founder or company. Guests and non-members welcome.

OVF
AWARDS

Recognizing Oklahoma's Finest

The OVF Awards, Venture of the Year, Most Promising New Venture and Award for Economic impact are three of the most prestigious recognition a company can receive. They represent the triumph of the entrepreneurial dream and spirit. Download an application here. 

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