Event Details

This event allows attendees to experience a bit of the legislative process first hand. Attendees will meet for refreshments and enjoy a meet and greet with legislators, then meet with Governor Scott in the ceremonial office and then disburse to four different committees to share just how important your business is, and to reinforce how legislators' decisions impact your ability to do business, employ hardworking Vermonters, and sustain our state’s economy.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • 8:30am Registration & Refreshments State House Cafeteria

  • 9:00am Meet with Governor Phil Scott Governor's Ceremonial Office

  • 10:30am Attendees disburse to four different committee rooms to talk about the business landscape in Vermont. We are looking for three to four members to testify in each of these committees. Others may participate in the discussion.
    House Commerce House General
    House Education Senate Economic Development

  • 11:30am Attendees head to Capitol Plaza Governor’s Ball Room Capitol Plaza
  • 11:45am Luncheon with a legislative leadership panel featuring the Speaker of the House Mitzi Johnson, Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe, and Lt. Governor David Zuckerman. Senator Dick Mazza, a VRGA member, will be moderating the panel and offering members an opportunity to ask questions.

  • 1:30pm VAICS Roundtable Discussion Executive Board Room


Accomodations
Guests can mention the VRGA Legislative Day to receive the preferred rates of $126.00 for 1 person or $136.00 for 2 persons

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:

Hannaford - Mary Kay - Associate Grocers of New England - Anheuser-Busch - Baker Distribution - Price Chopper - C & S Wholesale Grocers - Sears - Shaws - Amway - Farrell Distributing - J Polep Distribution Services - Altria - Acadia Insurance - Coca Cola of Northern New England - Direct Selling Association - Pepsi

Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities Available for $600
Market your services to fellow VRGA members by having your business featured as a Meeting Sponsor. The benefits of this sponsorship include:

  • Company mention on eventbrite registration page
  • Logo on agenda for print and digital distribution
  • Logo on Sponsor sign and included in Luncheon PowerPoint
  • Verbal recognition during remarks
  • 2 complimentary admissions valued at $30.00 each