Benefits of Membership
BECOME A MEMBER OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY!
As a member of the RVBA, you join a group of local businesses and organizations dedicated to enhancing the Rondout Valley for its residents and promoting our area as a destination. Your membership is a great investment in your company’s bottom line and in the strength of our community. In addition to providing great member benefits and advocating for economic development, the RVBA also supports local schools and nonprofit organizations.
As a member, you will enjoy the following member benefits:
MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY AND WEBSITE LISTINGS
The RVBA distributes an annual printed Membership Directory. Your business and webpage link will also be included online in our website Membership Directory.
Get the latest news, sign up for programs and events, and find your fellow members on the RVBA website at www.rondoutvalley.org.
We promote our members, announce events and programs, and provide valuable business information on our Facebook page. Be sure to follow us at Rondout Valley Business Association.
RVBA issues regular e-blasts to keep you up-to-date on upcoming programs, events and other news.
NETWORKING BREAKFAST MEETINGS
Meet colleagues and network at our educational and informative bi-monthly breakfast meetings featuring topics of local interest.
EVENING NETWORKING MIXERS
Network in a relaxed, friendly environment with business and community leaders and promote your business at our bimonthly member mixers.
We are partnering with SUNY Ulster on courses designed and instructed by professional educators to help build your business. Check our website for upcoming seminars
Take advantage of services to help your business succeed, including insurance programs and information, and peer-to-peer consultations.
RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONIES
Opening a new business, reopening after a renovation, or relocating to a new location? We will host a ribbon cutting and notify the local media and membership.
Meet your neighbors, help strengthen the local economy, and make new contacts in the community by volunteering at RVBA-sponsored special events.
RVBA VALUES PROGRAM
Enjoy exclusive member discounts and special offers from fellow RVBA members through our RVBA Values program.
RVBA will actively promote your business and services through referrals and networking opportunities.