Why Join?

Our number one goal is business development and helping you grow your business!
In order to accomplish this mission we offer a wide range of member benefits.

These benefits are open to all members. If you are interested in becoming a Champion Partner, please contact us at info@jointvba.org and we will discuss the enhanced benefits associated with this exciting opportunity!
View our Ten Reasons You Should Join.

Marketing and Business Development

Member networking and business development with referrals to potential clients.
Professional Website with Full Member Directory, News and Events. Site averages over 1,000 hits a month.
Opportunity to purchase ad space on the TVBA website to help your company gain more exposure.
Media/Marketing Kit that is presented to potential sponsors, media outlets, elected officials, government agencies, and other businesses helping your brand gain exposure.

Bi-Weekly newsletter with Featured News, Member Spotlight, New Member Mention and Helpful Business News.
Annual Veteran Owned Business Vendor Day that attracts over 100 vendors and 1,000 participants.
Regular radio ads promoting the TVBA and its member companies.

Regular local and nationwide press releases and articles of interest promoting the TVBA and its member companies.
The TVBA will Exhibit at local and national conferences and trade expos helping to gain exposure for your business, and keep you updated on current events.

Access to a Marketing Intern assigned to the TVBA that can provide low cost assistance in developing a marketing plan for your company.

Discounts

Discounts on Website and logo design and creation.
Discounts on printing.
Many of our member companies offer special discounts to other member companies.

Education and Training

Regular education and training opportunities that cover a range of business topics and guest speakers.
Mentor Assistance for small business start-ups services.
Annual Survey for members to request educational opportunities and topics.

Group Community Involvement and Representation

Opportunities to volunteer in the local community with other veterans – Habitat for Humanity Build in April 2011.
Private audience with local and national elected officials – Dinner with Congressman Duncan in April 2011.

Group Advocacy

Advocacy and educational outreach at the federal, state and local levels.
Focus on appropriations, authorizations and federal procurements.
Interface through forums, letters and public comments’.
Active Government Relations Committee.