About Us

Why You Should Join Our Award-Winning Chapter

NAMIC-Virginia helps facilitate the personal and professional development of its more than 3,000 industry professionals from entry-level to the C-Suite and every level in between.

  • 2018 Marketing Excellence award
  • 2018 Event Management award
  • 2018 Chapter of the Year award

Areas We Serve

  • Hampton Roads
    • Southside (Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake & Suffolk)
    • Peninsula (Hampton, Williamsburg & Newport News)
  • Richmond

We are on a mission to educate, advocate and empower for multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry.

Founded in 1980, NAMIC is the premier organization that educates, advocates and empowers for multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry.


  • To be a resource for multi-ethnic Communications professionals to explore and develop skills to succeed in the media and entertainment industry.
  • Showcase multi-ethnic influential professionals in the communications field.
  • Organize events/seminars to serve as a platform for learning, networking, and recruiting diverse talent in the media/entertainment community.
  • Provide leadership and business & strategic management development opportunities to volunteers.
  • Encourage mentoring opportunities formally through the L. Patrick Mellon Mentorship Program and informal mentoring through chapter relationships.

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