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Small Business Resources from VMA

Professional resources for printing shops and creative agency business owners and managers.


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Visual Media Alliance’s resources are tailor-made to help your creative agency or print industry small business thrive.  

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Regulatory Updates & Alerts

Get relevant and up-to-date information about legislation and other governmental issues affecting the graphic arts industry and your business. 

Looking for COVID-19-related resources? Get the latest here 

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Visual Media Guide & VMAccess.org

Northern California’s premiere directory of visual media resources for nearly 30 years, the printed Visual Media Guide and the accompanying digital version, VMAccess, helps buyers find agencies and printers. 
Visit www.visualmediaalliance.org/vmguide for more information.

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Executive Toolbox

The Executive Toolbox is the best resource for small graphic arts businesses in California. Chock full of thoroughly vetted management tools, it contains everything you need to make running your business easier.


Publications & Reports

View archives of VMA publications and reports and resources to gain invaluable insight on industry news, trends, program offerings, and savings for you.

VMA is the partner you need to build, innovate, grow, and protect your business.

2024 Student
Scholarship Application

To complete your application please provide the referring teachers information in the form below. The referring teacher’s email must be associated with an accredited Northern California college.

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