Membership Overview

RIHA is the ONLY official trade and educational organization for Rhode Island’s hospitality, tourism, lodging, food-service and restaurant industries. We are committed to ensuring a lasting and vibrant hospitality climate in Rhode Island

We have an active membership of more than 800 members, you will be joining an organization that has the strength, depth and commitment to represent the hospitality industry at the highest levels. From the state house, to the classroom, and everywhere in between, RIHA constantly engages in the issues that affect your business from regulatory, to labor and wage, to taxation and training.

Join today and help us define our industry’s future.

Become a Member

Top Five Reasons to Join RIHA


We continue to be the hospitality industry’s trusted leader and voice. Learn more about our 2020 Advocacy Goals.

Education and Training

Our Hospitality Training Academy offers over 20 different education and training products for our members. Both public and private classes are available. Learn more here or visit our website for food safety specific trainings.

Workforce Development

Attracting and retaining a quality workforce is one of the highest priorities for our members. We train future employees, advance the skills of current employees and continue to draw more people to careers in our industry every day. Learn more about our programs or visit our Career Center to post jobs at no additional cost to you.


We are here to help you find answers. We are your one-stop shop for industry-related resources. Whether you are looking for legal technical assistance or our Human Resources Toolkit, we are a phone call away!


RIHA has several member savings programs that offer members discounts, as well preferred pricing on services and products. Learn more about our Member Savings Programs or visit our Marketplace for additional member savings.