May 2024 Member News

From the Executive’s Desk Welcome to spring/summer in Virginia!  PIA volunteers and staff have been very busy this last month planning two of our major events. Our annual Kimberley W. Harwood Memorial Golf Tournament, benefiting Special Olympics, was a super success!  From the initial feedback, everyone had such a great time enjoying the weather and…

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April 2024 Member News

From the President… WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THIS YEAR’S PIA OF VA/DC CONVENTION: The PIA of VA/DC Annual Convention will be here before you know it. The dates are June 19th & 20th  at the Great Wolf Lodge in Williamsburg, VA. Why should you attend?  Here are a few good reasons: The expanded Trade Fair…

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March 2024 Member News

From the Executive’s Desk… The only constant is change…the Greek philosopher Heraclitus is credited for this quote we have all heard and possibly uttered a time or two.  Here is what is changing at PIA of VA & DC… we are moving to a new Association Management System (GrowthZone).  We are hoping you find this…

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February 2024 Member News

From the Executive’s Desk… It’s officially February!  We are glad to see February because this year’s January felt particularly long. We anticipate showing you all we have been working on by the end of the month, as our new system is almost ready to go online.  You’ve had a taste of it if you’ve seen…

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January 2024 Member News

From the President… As the New Year is about to start let me thank you for your membership in the PIA in 2023! Your membership makes a difference in guaranteeing that our collective voice is heard in matters that affect our industry. We need as many members as possible to continue to be a strong…

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December 2023 Member News

From the Executive’s Desk… As 2023 draws to a close, I’d like to think back on my best experience from the year.  It was the marriage of my son Dominic and his wife Gabrielle.  I gained a daughter!  What is your favorite memory of the year? Did you write a new piece of business that you are…

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