Join our community.
As a member of the OPMA you benefit from being connected to a large group of people and resources. We are growers, shippers, packers, wholesalers, retailers, brokers, food service operators, distributors working together to bring produce to the people of Ontario. We include all segments of the fresh produce industry.
The OPMA has the tools you need to grow the future of your business. As a member you have access to market and consumer insights, programs to attract and retain talent and opportunities to foster industry connections at our signature events as well as programs to engage consumers and encourage greater demand for produce in Ontario.
Apply for Membership
Email this completed form to Dee Klemann.
Apply today to start taking advantage of your membership benefits. Simply submit the completed membership application form. We look forward to welcoming you to the OPMA community.
For assistance or to submit a completed Membership form, contact:
Deidre Klemann, OPMA Office Manager
416 519 9390
OPMA's Member Value Proposition
Promoting, Informing and Connecting Members
Providing High-Value Services
OPMA is the right choice for companies with an interest in the Ontario produce sector. Serving one of the most active produce markets in North America, OPMA members benefit from meaningful and lasting connections with decision-makers that can have a true impact on their bottom line. OPMA is a powerful association with local roots and a supportive culture.
“Our partnership with OPMA is critical to our success! With the on-going support of OPMA’s educational sessions, networking events and Produce Made Simple consumer educational marketing platform, we have built long lasting relationships with Ontario retailers. DelFrescoPure® is proud to be a member of OPMA and will continue to support OPMA board of directors and talented employees!”
- Public Education and Awareness
- Information and Resources for Member Companies
- Government Relations and Lobbying
- Networking and Business Development Opportunities
- Industry Data, Research and Benchmarking
- Industry Awards and Recognition
- Timely and Relevant Education and Training
“Being a member of the OPMA provides information and connections to develop more business opportunities. Being actively involved in the OPMA has been incredibly rewarding for employees, both personally and professionally. The Association is great for establishing a network and working on business development.”
Frequently Asked Questions
Below you will find a list of questions most often asked by OPMA members. If you cannot find an answer to your question please contact email@example.com
Is there a discount for joining part way through the year?
Members who join anytime after June 30th, up until December 31st, will be charged half of the total membership fee. The current cost of membership can be found here.
Can non-members attend events?
Yes, non-members can attend events at an additional cost. Event costs can be found here.
How do I join?
Simply fill out and return this application form. If you require any assistance or have any questions please email, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416 519 9390. An OPMA team member will be happy to assist you.
What is the benefit for a company based outside Ontario?
As a company based outside of Ontario, your membership with the OPMA helps you make connections and grow your network within the province. We can facilitate introductions and provide you with the information and resources you need to effectively conduct business.