Connect@s are RMA’s signature after-hours networking events. Held at member locations, it’s a time to meet like-minded retailers and business owners.
Average of 70 attendees
$20 RMA members; $25 non-members
Host The Connect@ Host Sponsor has the unique opportunity of showing off their location to the community. The Host typically provides food and beverages for guests.
The Legislative Reception is hosted by RMA on behalf of the Virginia Retail Federation. It gives retailers an opportunity to meet face to face with their representatives near the beginning of the Virginia General Assembly.
Average of 300 attendees
$45 for all
Previously the Distinguished Retailer of the Year Awards, the Retail Awards honor an exceptional retailer. Since 1966, RMA has been recognizing a local retailer who has exemplified his or herself as both an industry leader and a community supporter.
averages 150 attendees
$35 individual; $45 non-members
Since 1989, this event has given the RMA team, our members, and the community an opportunity to honor our first responders who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.