The Greater Portland Postal Customer Council is pleased to present the following upcoming events:

August 2024 Monthly Meeting

PCC Events provide a valuable opportunity for business mailers to gain a better understanding of Postal Service policies, programs, and procedures that have been specifically designed to improve their mailing and shipping needs.

During this GPPCC August 2024 Monthly Forum, the enrichment topics featured are:

Postal Enrichment: TBD

Industry Enrichment: Phillip Hinds, Cenveo - TBD

Location:

Portland Processing & Distribution Center
7007 Cornfoot Rd
Portland, OR 97218

The Greater Portland PCC meets on the second Thursday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Registration is not necessary.

Join us for an hour of education, engagement, and networking. Feel free to come with just yourself (or bring a partner!) - hot coffee and other refreshments on us. See you there!

Event Date 08-08-2024 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-08-2024 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
September 2024 Monthly Meeting

PCC Events provide a valuable opportunity for business mailers to gain a better understanding of Postal Service policies, programs, and procedures that have been specifically designed to improve their mailing and shipping needs.

During this GPPCC September 2024 Monthly Forum, the enrichment topics featured are:

Postal Enrichment: TBD

Industry Enrichment: Ami Hunt, Epiq Global Inc - TBD

Location:

Portland Processing & Distribution Center
7007 Cornfoot Rd
Portland, OR 97218

The Greater Portland PCC meets on the second Thursday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Registration is not necessary.

Join us for an hour of education, engagement, and networking. Feel free to come with just yourself (or bring a partner!) - hot coffee and other refreshments on us. See you there!

Event Date 09-12-2024 9:00 am
Event End Date 09-12-2024 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Mailers and Shippers Conference 2024

The Mailer and Shipper Conference is the place to learn, grow, network and improve yourself and your team! This is the one event that brings together the top mailers, leading vendors and suppliers, and the leaders and experts from the United States Postal Service in one place.

We will have SIX value-added presentations by an inspiring set of keynote speakers: Industry Co-Chair, Wes Friesen; Senior Operations Manager at Massachusetts General Hospital, Jim Burns; OR-MT-ID District USPS Manager, Eric Gilbert; Director of Postal Logistics and Data Processing at Direct Marketing Solutions, Zach Bowden; a TBA expert from USPS and a TBA National USPS Executive.

We will have exhibits by key vendors and mail houses, lots of food and door prizes! This will be a valuable day for anybody involved with the mail, shipping, and related industries. The cost is $49.00 and you can register through the website.

If your company would like to exhibit, we have limited spots for $150.00 (which includes two people attending). Please email Wes Friesen if you would like to exhibit. 

Conference Located at:
Sheraton Hotel
8235 NE Airport Way
Portland, OR 97218

Event Date 09-24-2024 8:00 am
Event End Date 09-24-2024 4:30 pm
Cut Off Date 09-23-2024 11:55 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 3
Individual Price $49.00
October 2024 Monthly Meeting

PCC Events provide a valuable opportunity for business mailers to gain a better understanding of Postal Service policies, programs, and procedures that have been specifically designed to improve their mailing and shipping needs.

During this GPPCC October 2024 Monthly Forum, the enrichment topics featured are:

Postal Enrichment: Mitch Mullholland, BME Manager - "Business Customer Gateway"

Industry Enrichment: Corrine Kary, Direct Marketing Solutions - "Production Safety/Training Tips"

Location:

Portland Processing & Distribution Center
7007 Cornfoot Rd
Portland, OR 97218

The Greater Portland PCC meets on the second Thursday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Registration is not necessary.

Join us for an hour of education, engagement, and networking. Feel free to come with just yourself (or bring a partner!) - hot coffee and other refreshments on us. See you there!

Event Date 10-10-2024 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-10-2024 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
November 2024 Monthly Meeting

PCC Events provide a valuable opportunity for business mailers to gain a better understanding of Postal Service policies, programs, and procedures that have been specifically designed to improve their mailing and shipping needs.

During this GPPCC November 2024 Monthly Forum, the enrichment topics featured are:

Postal Enrichment: TBD

Industry Enrichment: TBD

Location:

Portland Processing & Distribution Center
7007 Cornfoot Rd
Portland, OR 97218

The Greater Portland PCC meets on the second Thursday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Registration is not necessary.

Join us for an hour of education, engagement, and networking. Feel free to come with just yourself (or bring a partner!) - hot coffee and other refreshments on us. See you there!

Event Date 11-14-2024 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-14-2024 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Christmas/Holiday Breakfast 2024

Details to come later

 

Event Date 12-12-2024 8:30 am
Event End Date 12-12-2024 10:00 am
Registration Start Date 11-14-2024
Cut Off Date 12-11-2024
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Individual Price Free

USPS National and Oregon News

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07/18/2024 07:00
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07/11/2024 09:00
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07/11/2024 07:00
Add cheery, whimsical flair to your cards and letters with vibrant new Pinback Buttons stamps, to be issued in conjunction with the Great American Stamp Show in Hartford, CT.
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07/09/2024 09:00
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07/08/2024 11:09
More than halfway through 2024 and perhaps it’s time to think about a new job. There are many opportunities right in your community as a postal employee.
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06/12/2024 10:18
All Postal Service retail locations will be closed, and there will be no residential or business mail delivery on Wednesday, June 19 in observance of the Juneteenth holiday.
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06/07/2024 09:06
The Bend, Oregon Post Office location is hosting job fairs every Thursday throughout the rest of the month.
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05/30/2024 12:06
Oregon is 29th in the nation for dog bite attacks against postal employees last year with a total of 57 reported incidents statewide. That’s an increase of 17 occurrences when compared to 2022.
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05/30/2024 10:15
Portland, Oregon placed at number 20 on the top 25 nationwide list of cities for reported dog bites against mail carriers in 2023.
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