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National Funeral Directors & Morticians Association, Inc.

79th Annual National Convention & Exposition

Richmond Marriott

Expo held in GRCC, Halls A&B

Show Dates: August 2-3, 2016

Do our members know about your product or service? Are they using your company to help run their businesses? If you answered no to one or both of these questions, then you definitely need to be on our show floor in August! Build relationships with African American funeral home owners and directors from across the country by marketing your product or service to the largest gathering of this demographic market.

Was your type of product or service underrepresented or even worse, unrepresented at our last show? Did your competitors attend? View the directory below to see who came:


Location: GRCC Halls A&B

Carpet/Colors: Hall is carpeted. The color is gray.

Show colors are Plum, white and gold

Show Contractor: Shepard Exposition Services

Move In:  General Exhibitor Move-in Monday, August 1, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Tuesday, August 2, 2016 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Show Dates: Tuesday August 2nd and Wednesday 3rd

Show Opening Ceremony: Tuesday at 12:45pm

Show Hours: Tuesday, August 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Wednesday, August 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Move Out: Wednesday, August 3 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Booth Sizes: 10x10 (100 sq. ft.) or larger

Booth Prices: $15 - $17 per sq. ft.

Show Manager: Contact


GRCC Exhibitor Rules

About Greater Richmond Convention Center

Online Electrical Orders

Electrical Rate Sheet

Brian Friedrick is the point of contact for any electric/utilities questions: or (804) 783-7330

Internet Order Form

Dan Allred is the point of contact for any INTERNET questions: or (804) 783-7320

Shepard Exhibitor Rules

Exhibit Booth Regulations

Exhibitor Contracts will be submitted and processed on-line.  Please request an on-line contract by first reviewing the Floor Plan and then sending an email to with your booth size and booth location preferences.

Exhibit Hall Floor Plan

Move-in/Move-out Schedule

Exhibitor's Kit from Shepard - PDF version

Exhibitor's Kit from Shepard

What's your Booth Give-a-Way?

Advertise your Convention/Show Special !

Complete a Badge List


Official Convention Hotel - Richmond Marriott

Exhibit Hall Venue - GRCC

Make Hotel Reservations Online

Official Convention Agenda

Affiliate Events Agenda

Ticket Order Form

Driving Directions & Parking

Travel Discounts


Convention Sponsorship Opportunities

Souvenir Journal Advertising

On-site Convention Guide Advertising

Convention (July) Issue of the Scope Advertising

Show Specials

Website Advertising


The Pre-Show Marketplace gives vendors the opportunity to purchase a table top display in a designated area of the Richmond Marriott Hotel. The number of vendors allowed in the Marketplace is limited and vendor participation is selective. The cost to exhibit in the Pre-Show Marketplace is $900. The Pre-Show Marketplace dates are Saturday, July 30 - Monday, August 1. Vendors have the flexibility of setting their own hours. Vendors receive a table and sign. Click Here for Pre-Show Marketplace contract


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