Guest speaker is author of “The Travel Marketer’s Guide To Social Media”

Norfolk, VA - (September 4, 2008) – Norfolk Convention & Visitors Bureau (NCVB) and the NCVB Training & Research Foundation, Inc. celebrates its success at the eight annual Celebration of Success luncheon on Thursday, September 25, 2008 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Sheraton Norfolk Waterside.

The theme for this year’s event is “How Social Media is Changing The Way We Network.” Special guest speaker is Cindy Estis Green, managing partner of The Estis Group, of Atlanta, GA. and author of “The Travel Marketer’s Guide To Social Media.”

The luncheon will also recognize the recipients of the seventh annual “Tourism Works for Norfolk” award. This year’s recipients are Dilip Desai, Hari Thakkar and LTD Management Company, LLC.

Registration for the luncheon is due by Friday, Sept. 12. RSVP online at For more information, contact Kristi Kennedy at 757-664-6620 or