Norfolk, Va. (August 3, 2012) – VisitNorfolk is pleased to welcome Colleen Briley as senior national sales manager for the Southeastern United States, associations and corporations.

Briley has been in the hospitality industry for 20 years.  She was previously employed at the Hilton Norfolk Airport Hotel as the Director of Sales & Marketing, and has held a variety of positions throughout her career including the Norfolk Marriott Waterside Hotel, Best Western Oceanfront Resort Cocoa Beach, Hilton Melbourne Beach Oceanfront Hotel, and Travel Services, a Destination Management Company in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Briley grew up in Titusville, Florida, attended Florida State University and graduated from Louisiana State University with a degree in Communication.