Our Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors

The Greater Richmond Convention Center would like to thank these sponsors for their continued support and partnership. Find out how you can reach more than 350,000 customers a year by becoming a GRCC sponsor!

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Pepsi is the exclusive provider of beverage products at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. PepsiCo's beverage portfolio is always evolving and today includes choices as wide-ranging as Mtn Dew Kickstart, Pepsi Zero Sugar, Aquafina, LIFEWTR and bubbly bottled waters.

VCU Health

The VCU Health Lactation Lounge, located in the GRCC’s Ballroom Building, features comfortable seating, a table, power supply for pumping, nursing pads and easy access to restrooms. The lounge is sponsored by VCU Health as part of its commitment to supporting mothers who want to breastfeed their babies.

Virginia Commonwealth University is a major, urban public research university with national and international rankings in sponsored research. Located in downtown Richmond, VCU enrolls more than 31,000 students in 220 degree and certificate programs in the arts, sciences and humanities. Seventy-nine of the programs are unique in Virginia, many of them crossing the disciplines of VCU’s 13 schools and one college. The VCU Health brand represents the health sciences schools of VCU, the VCU Massey Cancer Center and the VCU Health System, which comprises VCU Medical Center (the only academic medical center and Level I trauma center in the region), Community Memorial Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, MCV Physicians and Virginia Premier Health Plan.

Bookbinder's Seafood and Steakhouse

Locally family owned and unique to Richmond, Bookbinder’s offers the perfect combination of rich history and atmosphere. Close to the James River in historic Tobacco Row, steak and seafood lovers will enjoy the ambiance of exposed beams and brick walls in this refurbished tobacco warehouse. From steak to lobster to seafood, each dish is intricately prepared and beautifully presented for a fine dining experience that will leave nothing to be desired.

Creating an enjoyable and memorable dining experience for all of our guests is our specialty. Whether dining al fresco on our beautiful patio, in one of our intimate alcoves that surround the dining room or in one of our many private banquet rooms, Bookbinder’s is the perfect location for your special occasion.

Bottom's Up Pizza

Bottoms Up Pizza is truly a unique experience. When you bite into our famous 12-hour crust, homemade sauces and huge selection of fresh toppings, you’ll see why we win Best Pizza in Richmond year after year. Enjoy our fantastic outdoor seating with views of the trains in historic Shockoe Bottom … the atmosphere can’t be beat. Whether you dine in, take out or call for delivery, there’s no better place to eat in Richmond than Bottoms Up Pizza.

Buz and Ned's Real Barbecue

Buz and Ned’s Real Barbecue has been chopping, saucing and glazing REAL wood smoked barbecue for over 20 years. Some men are driven by a need for fame, some men seek glory, but Buz’s passion is quality barbecue. He is known for his finger-licking ribs that Slayed the Flay on the Food Network popular TV show “Thrown Down! with Bobby Flay.” In addition to ribs, Buz’s crew will throw down some pulled pork, chicken sandwiches and savory beef brisket with a wide assortment of homemade sides to pair with your BBQ. Don’t forget to bring the “Little Piggies,” they’ll get their own special menu, ages 10 and under. We can’t wait to see you on one of the patios soon!

Capital Ale House

Capital Ale House Downtown is conveniently located within walking distance of the Greater Richmond Convention Center, Brown’s Island, Tredegar Iron Works, Center Stage, the National, the Richmond Ballet, the Richmond Coliseum, the Virginia State Capitol Building and General Assembly. Free parking is available all day on weekdays in the Third and Cary Parkway parking lot. Capital Ale House is Virginia’s beer authority, welcoming the citizens of the Commonwealth with the best food, most knowledgeable staff and largest selection of craft and imported brews. Capital Ale House is on a mission to elevate the hospitality industry and educate its patrons on all things beer.