OCA's Annual General Meeting March 21st, 2024

OCA 2024 AGM held at the Centurion Centre

2023 OCA Chair Paul Mayer of Sapacon Drywall presents the report on OCA 2023 activities and financials and introduces 2024 Chair Hubie Splinter of Graebeck Construction and the 2024 Board of Directors. Recognition of 2 new OCA Wall of Fame inductees - K. Wayne Crawford and Thomas (Tommy) Sullivan. Guest Speaker: Jim Harris, Disruptive Innovation Speaker

OCA 2024 AGM photos

OCA Spring Golf Tournament, June 13, 2023

Designated charity recipient of $25,000 from the tournament is The Ottawa Mission

The OCA is proud to host the annual Spring Golf Tournament, one of the biggest Golf Tournaments in the City of Ottawa hosting over 500 golfers!

OCA 2023 Spring Golf Tournament Photos

OCA Chair's Cup Golf Tournament, September 12, 2023

Designated charity recipient of $25,000 from the tournament is Christie Lake Kids.

On Tuesday, September 12th, 2023 the OCA Chairman's Cup golf tournament was held once again at the 3 premiere west-end golf courses - EAGLE CREEK, LOCH MARCH and the MARSHES.

OCA 2023 Chair's Cup Golf Tournament Photos

2022 OCA Construction Symposium & Trade Show, October 5-6, 2022

2 Trade Show Halls with over 160 Exhibitors, over 15 Seminars and a Youth Engagement Zone

Held at the EY Centre October 5th and 6th, 2 days of educational seminars starting each day with a feature opening presentation. Trade Show floor of 160 exhibitors in Hall 3 & 4, and a Youth Engagement Zone with 20 construction interactive exhibits in Hall 4.

OCA 2022 Construction Symposium & Trade Show / Youth Engagement Zone Photos

OCA Chair's Annual Reception, November 9, 2023

Guest Speaker - Bruce Thomas President RECL

The Chair's Reception has by tradition been a major business networking event attracting 300 industry leaders together. Typically, it is an opportunity to celebrate a worthy charity and this year is no different as we presented a cheque for $25,000 to Christie Lake Kids. As well, the Ottawa Young Construction Leaders (OYCL) presented a cheque for $8,500 to the Ottawa Foodbank.

OCA 2023 Chair's Reception photos

OCA Annual Christmas Gala, November 25, 2023

Fairmont Chateau Laurier Ballroom

Chairman Paul Mayer and his wife Susan invited all members & their partners to OCA’s 72nd Annual Christmas Gala held in the Fairmont Chateau Laurier Ballroom. The SWAY Band led by Rob D'Urbano got everyone up on the dance floor following the customary 1st class dining experience.

OCA 2023 Christmas Gala photos

OCA-WIC (Women in Construction) Events 2023

The OCA-WIC Committee hosts networking events and educational opportunities

OCA Women in Construction (WIC), launched in 2020, seeks to inspire, support, encourage, connect and celebrate women in the construction industry. The group is open to women of OCA member firms, and is a place of inspiration, support and mentorship.

OCA-WIC event photos

OYCL (Ottawa Young Construction Leader) Events 2023

The OYCL hosts several networking events and educational opportunities

OYCL promotes networking and building opportunities to interact with potential clients and suppliers in order to strengthen working relationships and open doors. We provide leadership opportunities and engagement within our industry and our community.

OYCL event photos