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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Mark Your Calendars!

June 8, 2020

Lunch and Learn Series

12:00 to 1:00P

Join us for a complimentary event to learn tips to improve the professionalism of your phone and email communications. This event is complimentary to attend but you must register - we look forward to 'seeing' you via Zoom! Once registered, you will receive the Zoom link via email.

Our speaker will be Rob Haislip, Vice President Business Development, Covington Travel.

party of the Year - The VBTA Gala!!

We hope you were there for our evening of Holiday Glitz & Glam at the Annual VBTA Gala & Auction on December 5th! Special Thanks to Sara Davis and the Gala Committee for a memorable event hosted by the Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Innsbrook. Thanks also to all of our members and industry colleagues who generously donated gifts and services to our event as well as the Richmond SPCA! 

And a special THANK YOU to our event sponsors!  We could not succeed without your support!

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. 





Upcoming Events

Jun 8

VBTA Lunch and Learn Series

Phone and Email Etiquette

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