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Virginia Business Travel Association

Founded in 1993, VBTA provides an important forum for the exchange of information, education and ideas among its members, who include representatives from local corporations and leading travel industry suppliers. Our emphasis is on working together to better understand new and emerging travel management practices.

VBTA is committed to enhancing the travel profession by sponsoring educational and informational programs for its members, and by providing top-rated speakers to address travel-related issues, concerns and current "hot topic" items.

VBTA is an excellent venue for the sharing of travel-related information and professional expertise, and is an organization focused on perfecting the science of business travel management.

Global Business Travel Association

VBTA is a Chapter of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), whose members represent major corporations and travel suppliers throughout the World. Along with VBTA, the global organization provides members with information on the latest technical and service advantages within the industry, as well as current legislative issues involving travel costs and safety matters affecting business travel.

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The December 5th Annual VBTA Gala!!

Update your calendars and plan to join us for another evening of Holiday Fun at the VBTA Gala on December 5th from 5:30pm to 9:30pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Innsbrook!  You will have the opportunity to bid on some wonderful gifts and services that have been generously donated to VBTA by many of our members and industry colleagues!  And if you cannot attend, please consider a donation of an item or service that can be included in our auction. Proceeds from this event are used to fund scholarships for our membership and fund other activities that benefit our members and guests. 

And to make this year's event more special, VBTA is partnering with the Richmond SPCA!  Simply click on the document link to find out how you can help!!

We have a block of rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn if you would like to stay overnight.  To make a reservation at our discounted rate simply click HERE by Monday, November 25th.

We look forward to seeing you on the 5th!

Sara Davis & Kelli Moore
VBTA Gala Co-Chairs

Congratulations 2020 VBTA Officers!

Congratulations to the New Officers of VBTA for the 2020-2021 term!   The Officers are: President - Abbey Withrow; Vice President -  Samantha Bean; Secretary - Sara Davis; and Treasurer - Randy Allen. 

VBTA education day Was a Success!

Special Thanks to everyone on the 2019 VBTA Education Committee and also to all who participated!  It was a special day and one that gives our Chapter great momentum as we enter a new decade!!  




Upcoming Events

Dec 5

VBTA Annual Holiday Gala & Fundraiser

Mark your Calendars for December 5th!

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