Sponsored by Clackamas County Business and Economic Development, Valley Machine Precision Manufacturing, timbercon and Tactical Tailor
November 19, 2014
5:00 – 8:30 pm
The Sentinel Hotel (formerly The Governor Hotel)
614 SW 11th Ave.
$145 for PNDC members
$245 for non-members
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Join hundreds of the region’s top executives for the Pacific Northwest defense and security industry’s premier event of the year, the PNDC Annual Meeting in Portland, Oregon.
Guests will enjoy an evening of technology displays and demonstrations, high-caliber speakers and special awards while networking with top military and business leaders.
Frank Foti, President and CEO of Vigor Industrial – Frank J. Foti serves as the President and CEO of Vigor Industrial, which has major facilities in Oregon, Washington and Alaska. Born and raised in Ohio, Frank attended Miami University and then headed to Oregon to work with cable TV providers. He returned to Ohio to run the family’s small construction business, increasing revenues by 260% before selling the company, returning to Oregon, and buying the Portland shipyard. Since then, Vigor has grown from the single shipyard to operations in eight locations with 2,000 people. Annual revenues have grown from $40 million to $500 million.
Colonel Bob O’Brien, COO, I Corps, Joint Base Lewis-McChord – Colonel Bob O’Brien was commissioned in the Infantry in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy. As a lieutenant, he served as an infantry platoon leader, scout platoon leader and company executive officer in the 101st Airborne Division. As a captain, he served as an assistant professor of military science at North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega, Georgia, where he also earned a Master of Public Administration degree. In 2000, he deployed to Kosovo, then commanded two infantry companies in the 1st Infantry Division in Vilseck, Germany.