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RAMW Membership

RAMW is committed to working with all businesses operating in and associated with the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area foodservice industry. The Association offers four different membership levels to meet the needs of all its members. RAMW membership dues are based on the annual gross sales of your company. Member dues are renewed annually during the month of initial application.

Benefits for All

We have developed a core set of benefits that are extended to all RAMW Members.

  • Legislative & Regulatory Services
    RAMW works for you in Virginia, DC and Maryland to ensure that key decision makers in governing bodies and agencies hear your voice. We monitor the region’s regulatory environment and provide you the legislative updates you need to understand the laws that affect you at the local, state and national level.

  • Member Resource Guide
    The information you want and need in a single-document format, RAMW’s Member Resource Guide helps restaurants and businesses answer basic questions around their political, regulatory, and operational needs.

  • Endorsed Providers
    RAMW’s Endorsed Providers offer our members access to preferred solutions and discounts on many of the services needed to run a successful business. Whether it is credit card or payroll processing, insurance or music licensing, RAMW’s Endorsed Providers will help you save money and strengthen your bottom line.

  • Newsletters and Communications
    All members receive complimentary issues of RAMW’s weekly newsletters On the Line and RAMWeekend, and Foodservice Monthly

  • Member Power Hours
    All members are invited to RAMW’s Member Power Hours to mix, mingle and connect with other RAMW Members.

  • Event Calendar & Social Media Promotion
    All RAMW members are invited to share upcoming events through our event calendar [link to submission page]. Let us know what you’re doing through social media and we’ll rebroadcast to our growing network of followers and influencers.

  • The RAMMYS
    Your membership through RAMW makes your restaurant or business a contender in what has been dubbed “The Oscars” of DC Area dining. This annual event, held each year in June, brings the Metropolitan Washington foodservice industry together celebrating what we believe in most – restaurants. Members enjoy special pricing on tickets, too.


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