As an Associate Member of the Virginia, Maryland & Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives, representatives of your company will have an opportunity to network with electric cooperative leaders and decision-makers from the three-state area. You’ll gain valuable knowledge about the electric utility industry, its challenges, and its people through your participation in Association annual meetings, conferences, vendor expos and workshops offered throughout the year. Join other businesses in exclusive sponsorship opportunities and raise awareness and visibility of your company, its products and services. *All benefits based on a normal business environment.

All Associate Members will be featured on our membership wall in Palmyra and be included in our digital directory ensuring your company and message are frequently showcased in front of the VMD cooperatives. This is a great way to get your message out to the member cooperatives.

VMDAEC Associate Membership is $2,000 annually and includes the following benefits:

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VMDAEC Annual Membership Directory
  • Searchable listing included in mobile-friendly directory
  • Scrolling banner ad with hyperlink
  • Update information throughout the year
  • Embed interactive digital ads and news releases
  • Access to exclusive sponsorships for upcoming events
VMDAEC Training Centers (Palmyra, Va., Salisbury, Md.)
  • Exclusive opportunities for participation/sponsorship at special events
  • Company name recognized on Honor Wall in lobby
  • Short video/digital graphics for digital display monitors
  • Discounted registration for classes/seminars
VMDAEC Mobile Test Lab
  • Discounted cost for semiannual testing
  • Dielectric testing of trucks and track vehicles (ANSI standards)
  • Stick testing (OSHA 1910.269(j) standard)
  • Hose and blanket testing (ASTM standards)
  • Grounds and jumper testing (ASTM standards)
VMDAEC Annual Meeting
  • Inclusion in meeting promotion and signage
  • Co-sponsorship of welcome reception
  • Exclusive hole sponsorship opportunities
  • Other exclusive sponsorship opportunities
  • Exclusive opportunity to exhibit
Annual Engineers & Operations Conference Vendor Expo
  • Advance opportunity to exhibit
  • Discounted exhibitor space
  • Exclusive sponsorship opportunities
Annual Gaff-n-Go Lineworker Rodeo and Expo
  • Exclusive sponsorship opportunities
  • Discounted exhibitor space
VMDAEC Publications
  • Up to five one-year, complimentary subscriptions to Cooperative Living magazine
  • Discounts on display advertising in Cooperative Living
  • Video, hyperlink and business description at
  • Right to co-brand with VMDAEC Associate Member logo
  • Subscription to Connections online member publication, including opportunities to submit newsworthy items/topics
  • Exclusive advertising opportunities in Connections digital member publication
  • Inclusion in VMDAEC social media channels
  • Register for VMDAEC-sponsored educational seminars and professional conferences at member prices

For questions or to register, contact:

Brandon Burton at (804) 297-3485