- NORFOLK, VA, February 01, 2008 - After Norfolk, Virginia was named as host city for the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE), the Norfolk Marriott Waterside Hotel
was designated as the host hotel for the conference, which will be taking place from July 24-30, 2009.
Founded in 1972, NOBLE is a membership group of chief executives and command-level officials in local, state, county, and federal law enforcement agencies. With headquarters in Washington, D.C., NOBLE has over 4,000 members and 57 nationwide chapters, along with one Caribbean chapter.
Included in the conference will be family activities and a youth conference, as well as business seminars. Approximately 2,000 delegates are expected to attend this six-day event, and with so many people flocking to the city, and this Norfolk, Virginia beach hotel
, are already preparing for this distinguished honor.
President and CEO of the Norfolk Convention and Visitors Bureau, Tony DiFilippo remarked, "The NCVB is thrilled to be part of NOBLE's 2009 conference and cannot wait to show off the city to the many fine men and women who make up the NOBLE ranks."
The Norfolk Marriott Waterside is also excited to host this distinguished event. Complete with recently renovated Norfolk accommodations
, this luxury hotel offers guests divine new Revive bedding along with abundant work space and high speed internet in every guest room or suite.
After days spent in convention sessions, unwind and relax at Shula's 347. A fabulous steakhouse restaurant, Shula's offers a chic ambiance, while The Dining Room offers guests a lovely location for lingering breakfasts. Chat over drinks at The Piano Lounge, where signature cocktails can be enjoyed while socializing in comfortable leather sofas.
The Marriott is rolling out the red carpet in preparation for the 2009 NOBLE Conference, and welcomes guests to experience all that Norfolk has to offer until then.
For more information, visit the Norfolk Convention and Visitors Bureau on the Web at www.norfolkcvb.com
, or call (757) 664-6620.
About Norfolk Marriott Waterside
Immerse yourself in comfortable luxury at the stunning Norfolk Marriott Waterside Hotel. Set in the heart of the historic district, this award-winning downtown Norfolk hotel
is just steps from the vibrant, revitalized waterfront, as well as an abundance of entertainment options such as world-class shopping, delectable dining, and unforgettable museums. Detailed with beautiful antiques, marble accents, and eclectic artwork, this Norfolk, VA hotel offers plush accommodations that expertly blend traditional charm with modern conveniences. Dine at the incredible Shula's 347 Steakhouse, boasting the best Certified Angus Beef money can buy. Connected to the Waterside Convention Center, this hotel in Norfolk, Virginia provides an unparalleled choice for successful business engagements with 45 conference rooms and 60,000 square feet of enhanced meeting space. Experience an extraordinary hotel in Norfolk, VA providing spectacular views of the sparkling waterfront at the Norfolk Marriott Waterside Hotel.
For more information or to make a reservation call 757-627-4200 or visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/orfws-norfolk-marriott-waterside/