2016 Tourism Day on the Hill and
Taste of VRLTA Reception
2016 is shaping up to be an action packed year for the Association. And we'll need all the support we can get to help fight for Virginia's hospitality and tourism industries. In concert with AAHOA and sponsors Kings Dominion (event sponsor) and LeisureMedia360 (breakfast sponsor), VRLTA hosts its Annual Day on the Hill and Taste of VRLTA Reception.
When: January 27–28, 2016
Where: Richmond, Virginia
Cost: Meetings & Reception–$119/attendee; Reception Only–$35/attendee (rates exclude overnight room reservations)
Reception: Historic Hotel John Marshall
Meetings/Host Hotel: Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown
VRLTA Welcomes AAHOA
Please join us in welcoming the Asioan American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) as a VRTLA Legislative Partner.
The partnership is accompanied by a commitment from AAHOA to actively promote VRLTA’s events, with particular emphasis on driving engagement and attendance to the Annual Day on the Hill event held each January.
The agreement took effect January 1, 2016.
More than 50 New Members Join VRLTA Effective Jan. 1
During the 4th Quarter of 2015, VRLTA staff worked with the Norfolk Hospitality Association to put in place a structure that would allow NHA and it's Members to fold into Association as the Norfolk Region Chapter.
The Norfolk Region Chapter became official on January 1. Please join VRLTA in welcoming our newest members and chapter in Norfolk.
Free Prospecting Help for Members
Virginia Tech’s Hospitality and Tourism Management Department, in the Pamplin College of Business, has students available to help Hotel 7 Lodging members with prospecting for new business via the telephone or in-person.
Students enrolled in Howard Feiertag’s Hospitality Sales course are required to participate in this graded laboratory assignment for a minimum of two full days.
There is no cost to the property other than mileage reimbursement for the students, housing, and appropriate meals.
Students will be available March 22-24, 2016