NORFOLK, Va. (November 14, 2012) VisitNorfolk has been chosen by meeting planners to receive a 2012 Reader’s Choice Award from ConventionSouth, the national multimedia resource for planning events in the South. VisitNorfolk, along with other winners, will be featured in ConventionSouth's December "Awards Issue" read by 18,000+ meeting planners across the U.S. who plan meetings that are held in the South.

 “We are truly honored to have received this award. To be recognized by the readers of ConventionSouth shows that our efforts of building strong partnerships with meeting professionals haven’t gone unnoticed, said Donna Allen, vice president of sales & marketing for VisitNorfolk.

 Winning the award for the third consecutive year exemplifies VisitNorfolk’s commitment to delivering the dynamic experience, quality, professionalism, and creativity that top meeting planners demand.