The COLAs recognize location professionals, production companies and public employees for location work throughout California.
Glenn Gainor, senior vp, physical production for Sony Pictures' Screen Gems, served as keynote speaker and was the recipient of the group's Signature Award.
Jim McCabe, whose credits as location manager include TV's "The A-Team" and the films "Speed," "Escape From L.A." and "Spider-Man," was honored with a lifetime achievement award.
Other winners were:
Location professional of the year -- stills: Lorin Miller, Unforgettable Productions, "O'Neill Fall/Winter Keepsake Catalog"
Location professional of the year -- commercials: Robert Gregory,