2022 CLFMI Summer Meeting

JUNE 28- JULY 1, 2022

Register Now For the 2022 Summer Meeting

The 2022 CLFMI Summer Meeting returns to the west coast as the Institute continues its work assisting members to maintain the momentum the industry has shown throughout the pandemic period. In addition to the ability to visit a new CLFMI meeting location, members will have the opportunity to work together on most important challenges facing chain link fence manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and affiliated companies.

Getting There

Ojai is a destination known for its boutique hotels, recreational opportunities, hiking, and farmers’ market of local organic agriculture. It has small businesses specializing in local and ecologically friendly art, and design. Chain stores are prohibited by city ordinances to encourage local small business development and keep the town unique.

The closest airport is Santa Barbara (SBA), 55 minutes from the resort. LAX is @ 1 hour and 50 minutes

The Attire

Business casual is the universal attire for CLFMI Summer Meetings. The dress for the Thursday activity is casual. Daytime temperatures will be warm (mid to upper 80’s) but evenings in can be cool (50’s) so be sure to pack sweaters, sweatshirts, etc.

The Resort

Nestled within a rare coastal valley on 220 acres, the iconic Ojai Valley Inn offers a great abundance of active pleasures, with a legendary golf course, 31,000 square foot Spa Village, Artist Cottage & Apothecary, apiary and immersive beekeeping experience, The Farmhouse at Ojai, multiple pools and seven unique dining outlets with settings that range from fast-casual, poolside, to fine dining.

The Inn has been honored in the Condé Nast Traveler Magazine Top 100 Hotels in the World. The Inn has also been chosen by Travel & Leisure readers as one of the Best Hotels in the World, affirming the Inn as a treasured destination.


Sleeping Room Reservations

The Ojai Valley Inn is offering a special CLFMI rate of $315 per night for weeknights (Mon-Fri).

There is also a $20 reduced daily resort fee, which covers 24 Hour Valet and Self-Parking; High-Speed Wi-Fi in all Guest Rooms, Pool Areas, and Lobby; Unlimited Local and Toll-Free Phone Calls; Full Access to Fitness Center and Daily Mind & Body Classes; Select Newspapers & Magazines available through in-room iPad; Complimentary Resort Linus Bicycles; and other amenities.

In order to get these rates, you must identify yourself as part of the CLFMI group. Reservations are being taken via phone at 1.888.697.9116 or online at CLFMI 2022 Summer Meeting.

Note: If you are staying Friday and/or Saturday night(s), we have limited rooms blocked for the weekend, due to the proximity of the July 4 Holiday. Please book early.

The Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, June 28

Early arrivals and golfers

Tuesday, June 28

Wednesday, June 29

8:30 am – 1:30 pm

CLFMI Golf Outing (Optional Event)

The Ojai Valley Inn golf course was originally designed and built by George C. Thomas, who also built the courses at Riveria, Bel Air, and Los Angeles Country Clubs. It has been hailed as a marvel of golf course architecture.
Wednesday, June 29

12:00 pm 6:00 pm

Arrival Day

If you arrive early and your room is not ready, leave your bags and take a stroll around the property or into the town of Ojai, with its museums and shopping.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting

7:00 pm

Welcoming Reception and Dinner in the beautiful setting of the Topa Topa Mountains and the Los Padres National Forest.

Thursday, June 30

7:45 am

Breakfast starts

Thursday, June 30

8:15 am – 11:30 am

Members’ Business Meeting

Speakers will include:

  • Representatives from ARTBA, the American Road and Transportation Builders Association, will update CLFMI members on the impact of the 2022 Infrastructure Program. The information presented will help members better anticipate some of the timing of the rollout of program elements and opportunities that may be available for chain link fencing on the projects.
  • CLFMI Committee Chairs will report on the progress of the Institute’s 2022 priorities, including the marketing and social media campaigns: the revision of several critical CLFMI technical guidelines: an update on the statistical program: and the proposed changes to the CLFMI Bylaws to encourage further membership growth.


Spouses and Guests Program

For spouses and guests not attending the Business Meeting, there will be refreshments and an exclusive CLFMI tour/activity.


Special All-Attendee
Afternoon Event

It’s A Brand New World

All Summer Meeting attendees will get a chance to participate in an interactive program to help CLFMI continue making inroads into the marketplace. Bring your energy and imagination to this entertaining and educational event.


Free time


Dinner & Program

Friday, July 1

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Full Breakfast for all attendees

Friday, July 1

8:45 am – 11:00 am

Closing Program


CLFMI President Barry Marrs will host an all-attendee breakfast and our closing program/speaker.

Please note the early start to the meeting, planned to allow East Coast attendees to return home on Friday if desired.


The Resort: Ojai Valley Inn

905 Country Club Road

Ojai, CA 93023

Main Number: 855.697.8780

CLFMI Room Reservations

(Attendees are responsible for their own room reservations at the Ojai Valley Inn. The cut-off date to assure CLFMI rates is May 27, 2022.

By Phone: Reservations are being taken via phone at 1.888.697.9116 or online at the 2022 CLFMI Summer Meeting

Note: If you are staying either/or Friday or Saturday night(s), remember that Friday and Saturday rates are different than the weeknight rates so the per night cost on the reservation will include that differential.

Submit your Reservation Now

  • *Includes Wednesday evening reception & dinner; Thursday Continental breakfast; Thursday evening Reception and Program; Friday breakfast and program; all program materials.
    Price: $715.85
  • *Includes Wednesday evening reception & dinner; Thursday Continental breakfast; Thursday evening Reception and Party; Friday breakfast and program.
    Price: $612.85
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    Price: $164.80
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