Annual PIA VA/DC Trade Fair & Convention



The 85th Annual Trade Fair & Convention

June 29-30, 2022
Sheraton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel

3501 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
757-425-9000 or 1-800-325-3535

2021 Gallery

Free Trade Fair

No activities conflict with the free Trade Fair.

Agents should visit each exhibitor to learn the benefit of their products and services.

Trade Fair cards, in your registration packet, should be initialed at each exhibitor.

Completed cards qualify for cash grand prizes.

Names are drawn at the close of the Trade Fair.

Door prizes will also be awarded throughout the event to individuals who are present.

Refreshments are available throughout the event.

Many thanks to the 2022 Convention Committee

CHAIR Heather Etheridge, CISR

Connie Boyd, ACSR, AIAM, CPIA
Teresa Brannock, CPA
Lindsay Brookshire, CIC
Chris Daniel, CPIA
Melisa Davis-Harris, CIC
Bill Desko, CIC
Tom Ennis, CIC
Kim Foltz, CISR
Jason Kilgo, CPIA
Sarah Koob
Carla Marks, CIC, CISR
Joey Sorrell, CIC
Megan Williams

Room Amenities

Private Balcony

Flat Screen Television, Microwave, Refrigerator

Complimentary High-Speed Internet

Check-in 4pm; Check-out 11am

Dress Code


Business casual for Closing Celebration

Comfortable shoes for tradeshow and boardwalk walking

Sweater/jacket for cooler hotel ballrooms

Annual Awards

Winners will be announced at the Annual Business Meeting at Convention.

There are 6 PIA VA/DC Award Categories.


Sponsor generosity makes it possible for PIA VA/DC to host its annual convention.

Sponsors are recognizable by their Sponsor badge ribbons.

There are 4 Long Term Sponsor categories based on contribution.

Thank you PLATINUM sponsors ($5,000 - $7,499)!

Thank you GOLD sponsors ($2,500 - $4,999)!

Thank you SILVER sponsors ($1.000- $2,499)!

Thank you BRONZE sponsors (up to $999)!

Future Conventions - Save the Dates!

  • June 29-30, 2022
  • June 28-29, 2023