Monthly Archives: February 2009

7th Annual UPVA Creative Excellence Awards Night – March 4th


See the Very Best in Utah Wedding Videography presented on the big screen!
Awards given in 9 catagories.

Wednesday March 4th
7:30 pm

Megaplex 20 (Theatre 7) 11400 S BangeterSouth JordanUT

Open to the public.
Free Admission with printable ticket. (available soon here at

UPVA Members and friends are also invited to a
Special 5:30 get-together at Bajio Grill

(3782 W 13400 S, just east of Bangerter Hwy)

2009 UPVA Board of Directors

2009 UPVA Board

At our January Meeting we voted in the new Board of Directors. If you are interested at all in volunteering on any of our committees, or have an idea or sudgestions for the upcoming year, please contact a member of the board. Thanks for your support.

President - Spencer HaleGiant Brothers Films
President Elect - Chris McClainChris McClain Productions
Previous President - David PerryDavid Perry Films
Secretary - Dathan Hight – Simply Video
Public Relations Chair - Dustin TophamMotion Media
Membership Chair - Barlow EltonElton Film & Images
Finance Chairs - Ken & Linda SorensonLifelong Memories Films
Awards & Events Committee - Sarah AsayCamelot StudiosNathan PickettNathan Pickett Films

Future Meetings and Events

February 4, 2009 – Feb UPVA Meeting – Topic: Marketing (6:30 @ The Sons of Utah Pioneers Office )
March 4, 2009 – 7th Annual UPVA Creative Excellence Awards Night
April 1, 2009 – April UPVA Meeting (6:30 @ The Sons of Utah Pioneers Office )

The Event DV 25


Every year EventDV, a incredible magazine (free to professional videographers by the way) presents a list of the top 25 videographers in the world. It is based on the votes of other videographers.

Right now, write-in voting is open for thier 4th list, and the polls will close on Feruary 9th. You must be a professional videographer to participate, and you can vote up to 25 times.

Please support professional event videography, around the world and within Utah by voting for your favorites.

Vote Here

More info here

you can read current articles and subscribe to Event DV Magazine  at:

UPVA Meeting Feb 4th (tonight)

Join us tonight for our February UPVA Meeting.

The topic this month is Keys to Successful Marketing, and we will have sereral members share thier thoughts and ideas on how to improve our business marketing for the coming year. We will also have 2 peer reviews and our industry spotlight segment. See you there! and bring along a videographer friend.

6:30 pm at the Sons of Utah Pioneers Office
3301 E 2920 Salt Lake City, UT 84109
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