GBTA News

Congratulations to the 2017 GBTA Board of Directors Nominees
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DHS’ Steve Yonkers Updates GBTA Legislative Summit Attendees on Real ID
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CBP Previews Future of Biometric Exit at GBTA Legislative Summit
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FAA’s Winsome Lenfert Talks PFCs and Airport Infrastructure at GBTA Legislative Summit
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GBTA Legislative Symposium Tackles FAA Reauthorization and ATC Reform
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GBTA’s Legislative Summit Addresses Passenger Bill of Rights
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GBTA Unveils New Rules of the Road Logo at Legislative Summit
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Thank You From GBTA
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March Meeting Recap

 

MARCH 15, 2017 - ANOTHER WELL ATTENDED AND GREAT MEETING!

THANKS TO OUR HOST, COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT NORFOLK DOWNTOWN!

The panel, moderated by Kim Bivins of Altria, discussed best practices and technology for meetings and events.  The panel of experts came from our own members and companies who have membership in VBTA, and included corporate meeting planners, meeting and event management companies, and meeting and event vendors .

We would like to personally thank our Panel Moderator, Kim Bivins CMP, Altria Manager of Aviation, Travel Services, and Meeting Planning: Christi Ruddy CMP, Covington Travel Meetings and Events, Tina Dauses CMP, Manager Corp. Meeting and Event Planning, Wolseley/Ferguson; and Rick Butts, Director of Sales and Marketing, Omni Hotel Richmond.

We also recognize our gracious Host, Barbara Barrington, Director of Sales of the Courtyard by Marriott!  The food and staff were exceptional, and the meeting room was a perfect setting for our dinner and program!  Thanks to Barbara and all of the staff for a terrific evening!

 MEMBERSHIP INCENTIVE!  TWO MEMBERS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE!

Companies who wish to have a second VBTA membership with the same designation of Direct or Allied membership of the first member can now do so at no additional membership charge with full membership rights!  Learn more about this membership incentive!

MORE OPPORTUNITIES TO COME FOR MEMBERS TO VOLUNTEER!

On December 9th, 2016, 20 members and guests of VBTA volunteered at the FeedMore Food Bank Distribution Center.  We donated over 60 pounds of food and prepared meals at the center. Thanks to all who donated food and volunteered to help make it a success!  Let's do more in 2017!



 

 

 

 

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