The Advocacy Committee tackles important issues affecting business, and reviews pending legislation at the local, state and federal levels to help promote a healthy business environment.
The BASH Committee plans and produces VIA’s signature fundraising gala. This annual event supports the VIA Education Foundation and honors members of distinction with the VIA Awards.
B2B INDUSTRY SHOW/CEO FORUM
The B2B Industry Show/CEO Forum committee plans and produces VIA’s signature Business to Business Industry Show and CEO Forum events.
The Business and Community Education Committees serve to develop and manage VIA’s professional development and workforce readiness programs.
The Finance Committee meets monthly to provide financial oversight to VIA. This includes budgeting and financial planning, financial reporting, and the creation and monitoring of internal controls and accountability policies.
LEADERSHIP PROGRAM PLANNING
The VIA Leadership Committee plans and produces the annual VIA Leadership Program to help equip upcoming leaders with the skills they need to take on leadership roles within the organization and the community.
VIA’s Marketing Committee works to develop strategy in alignment with VIA’s initiatives, provide compelling content that resonates with the business community, and communicate the value of VIA to members and businesses at large.
The VIA Membership Committee works to build and retain a strong membership, assisting all members to be a part of a successful VIA team. We always need new members to join us in this exciting committee. This is the best place to meet new members and get involved quickly!
The Programs Committee plans and manages VIA’s member-oriented, business-focused events.
SALES ACADEMY PLANNING
This committee plans and produces the annual VIA Sales Academy Program that helps participants learn strategies to take their sales to the next level.
The Strategic Planning Task Force is responsible for developing the many strategic initiatives for growth, management, and development of VIA and its membership.
VIA FOCUS GROUP
This committee works to clearly identify the value of VIA membership and helps identify ways we can improve, grow, and continue to be relevant to a membership that is rapidly changing and taking on new demographics.