Jan 23 – BCPVA meeting – State of the Industry – Associate Presentation

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Hello BCPVA members and guests,

Our first exciting meeting of the new year will be on Tuesday, January 23, 2018!

As a reminder – our meeting date is the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Community Living Society, located on the 7th floor of 713 Columbia Street in New Westminster (Columbia & Begbie, beside Waves coffee shop).

Networking will begin at 6:30, and the meeting will formally begin at 7:00 and run until 9:00 with a 15 minute break.


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1)   The State of the Industry in 2018

It’s easier than ever to get started as a videographer, but still challenging to make it a full-time career on your own. Paul will review industry trends and steps we can take to grow a successful business in 2018.
Presented by BCPVA Vice President Paul Romein

2)    Associate Member Presentation

Jim Hart will present on his varied career in broadcasting, video training, direct response marketing and web videography. Clients have included Shell Canada, Suncor, Imperial Oil, Agrium, Canfor, Western Forest Products, Weyerhauser, Novant Health and XPO Logistics.

Jim Hart

Meeting will end with a 15 minute open discussion.

Meeting information:

What:  BCPVA Monthly Meeting
When:  6:30 pm for Networking; 7:00 pm Meeting on Jan. 23, 2018
Where:  Community Living Society (CLS)
7th floor, 713 Columbia Street
New Westminster

Map of New Meeting Venue

FREE coffee and doughnuts

PAID street parking outside, some FREE street parking a few blocks away.
There is ample parking, but you can decide to pay a few bucks to the parking meter (should be less than $5), or park at a parkade (a little more expensive, maybe around $7), or park in a free 2-hour zone and walk a few blocks. Below is a rough map of the area, but please allow extra time for parking when you first come.


RSVP and keep in touch online at the BCPVA Facebook Page.

Please note, first time guests can attend a BCPVA meeting for free!  All others, including previous guests and former members, are welcome to join or re-join the BCPVA by taking out an associate membership – just $25 for 3 months! – and by filling out the RSVP form.

See you all on Jan. 23!


BCPVA Exec Committee

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BC Professional Videographers Association is a non profit organization that exists to support the professional development, creativity, and entrepreneurial growth of its members; while serving the growing need for professional video production.