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VRLTA Norfolk Region Chapter

The Norfolk Hospitality Association is now the VRLTA Norfolk Region Chapter

The Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association is proud to serve the hospitality and tourism industries of Virginia's Norfolk region.

Please consider this page the home for all things related to VRLTA's Norfolk Region Chapter. News, events, updates and more will all be posted here, as well as throughout the VRLTA site.


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VRLTA Norfolk Region Chapter Leadership Committee

Chapter Chair
Lee Severino
General Manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Norfolk Airport

Chapter Vice Chair
John Whippen
General Manager, Marriott Waterside Hotel

Chapter Secretary/Treasurer
Dianna Starkey
Tourism and Group Sales Director, Virginia Arts Festival

Chapter Immediate Past-Chair
Tim Peters
General Manager, Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel

Upcoming Events
ServSafe® Food Safety Course and Examination - Suffolk, VA
Monday, January 15, 2018
2018 VRLTA Legislative Meeting, Taste of VRLTA Reception + Day on the Hill
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
ServSafe® Food Safety Course and Examination - Suffolk, VA
Monday, March 12, 2018
ServSafe® Food Safety Course and Examination - Suffolk, VA
Monday, May 14, 2018
ServSafe® Food Safety Course and Examination - Suffolk, VA
Monday, July 16, 2018

Related Group News

Fall 2017 Inside Virginia Hospitality
Posted in News & Updates, Thursday, October 5, 2017

As much we hate to see Summer go, Fall has finally arrived. As we all start to pull out fall jackets and sweaters, we are ... more »

2nd Annual Ordinary Awards Finalists Announced
Posted in Press Releases + Statements, Thursday, September 14, 2017

Richmond, Va. – September 14, 2017 – The Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association (VRLTA) is excited and proud to announce the finalists for the ... more »

Alert: FY 2018 Per Diem Rates Announced
Posted in News & Updates, Friday, August 11, 2017

The General Services Administration’s (GSA) announced today, Friday, August 11, 2017, its Per Diem Rates for FY 2018, effective October 1, 2017. The standard continental ... more »

New Study: Meals Tax Hikes Could Starve Virginia Localities
Posted in Press Releases + Statements, Thursday, August 10, 2017

New Study: Meals Tax Hikes Could Starve Virginia Localities Beacon Hill report finds lost jobs, millions of dollars in lost consumer income from tax hikes ... more »

VRLTA Announces 2017 ‘Ordinary Awards,’ Honoring Virginia’s Hospitality and Travel Industry
Posted in Press Releases + Statements, Friday, July 14, 2017

VRLTA Announces 2017 ‘Ordinary Awards,’ Honoring Virginia’s Hospitality and Travel Industry on October 2 in Richmond New 2017 Category for Beverage Producers includes three awards ... more »

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Group Feed
VistaGraphics, Inc. registered for the event Norfolk Region Chapter Holiday Mixer.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016
Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce registered for the event Norfolk Region Chapter Holiday Mixer.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016
Norfolk Waterside Marriott registered for the event Norfolk Region Chapter Holiday Mixer.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016
VisitNorfolk registered for the event Norfolk Region Chapter Holiday Mixer.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel registered for the event Norfolk Region Chapter Holiday Mixer.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016
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