Platinum Sponsor

Vendors & Sponsors

Here is a list of our current sponsors and vendors. If you would like to become a sponsor or vendor, please see opportunities below.

Corporate Sponsor 

Aqueon returns as the Corporate Sponsor of the All-Aquarium Catfish Convention. We extend a special thanks to them for their support of the hobby and this special event.

Please stop by the Aqueon vendor booth to visit with Andy Hudson who will be representing Aqueon again in 2018.

Current Sponsors


All Oddball Aquatics

Amazon Tropics

Amazonas Magazine

AJ’s Fishroom

Conspicuous Designs

Dr. Tim’s Aquatics


Go Wild Peru

Mike’s Cichlids

MT Amazonas Expeditions

Potomac Valley Aquarium Society



Swiss Tropicals

Sponsors donating $500 or more will be recognized as Gold Sponsors, $250 or more as Silver Sponsors, and all others as Sponsors. Sponsors will have their logos displayed on the All-Aquarium Catfish Convention website and in the program brochure. Gold and silver sponsors will have their logos featured on the PVAS website for 2 years. For any donation, sponsors will be recognized at that portion of the event sponsored. 

Send us a message on the Contact Us page for more information on how to become a sponsor. 


Vendor Opportunities 

Vendor registration is $150 for which vendors receive:

  • Up to 4 (four) draped 60” by 30” tables in vendor area, arranged as horseshoe or in parallel
  • Complimentary convention registrations for 2 vendors per company represented
  • Vendor logo/banner ad produced in the AACC18 program and on website
  • Your product brochures and/or samples placed in each convention tote bag

Send us a message on the Contact Us page for more information on how to become a vendor. 


Funding Opportunities


Bob Bock "Native Fishes of Virginia"     $200
Eric Bodrock "Breeding Plecos"     $200
Hans Evers "Habitats of Plecos"     $200
Hans Evers "Southern Corys"     $200
Ian Fuller "The "Real Corydoras"     $200
Rob McLure "Aspidoras and Scleromystax"     $200
Regina Spotti "Little Brown Bottom Feeders"     $200
Luiz Tencatt "Plecos & Corys"     $200
Kamphol Udomritthiruj "Siamese Cats"     $200
The MdD Boys "Banquet Presentation" $200

Bowl Show Classes    

Best of Show All Catfish     $150
Best of Show All Freshwater     $150
People's Choice Award     $150
Catfish Class 1: Callichthyid Catfishes     $85
Catfish Class 2: Loricariid Catfishes     $85
Catfish Class 3: All Other Catfishes     $85
FW Class 1: Discus and Angelfishes     $85
FW Class 2: Dwarf Cichlids     $85
FW Class 3: Cichlids     $85
FW Class 4: Wild-Type Livebearers Pairs Only     $85
FW Class 5: Domesticated Livebearers Pairs Only     $85
FW Class 6: Schooling Fishes     $85
FW Class 7: Anabantoids     $85
FW Class 8: Killifishes Pairs Only     $85
FW Class 9: Loaches     $85
FW Class 10: Goldfish and Koi     $85
FW Class 11: Freshwater Invertebrates     $85
FW Class 12: All Other Freshwater Fishes     $85


Opportunities to Donate Items 

  • Livestock for Live Fish Raffle
  • Livestock for Demonstration Tanks
  • Livestock for All-Day Auction
  • Raffle Items