Welcome HelmsBriscoe Associates

Experience an alluring mix of historic authenticity and urban sophistication just minutes from Washington D.C., and an ideal location for small-to-mid-size meetings in the metropolitan D.C. area.

Visit Alexandria is excited to join HB as a Valued Partner in providing extraordinary service and exceptional experiences for HB associates and clients and we cordially invite you to make us an extension of your team, here in the nation's capital.

Meetings Made Extraordinary is not just a tagline; it's a way of life. Our team is devoted to making your job easier, more cost effective and personally rewarding. Our on-the-ground team is ready to assist with client airport pick-up, property and venue tours and much more to help you seal the deal.

When metropolitan D.C. is requested, we hope you will think of Alexandria and the Visit Alexandria team first.

Meetings Made Extraordinary


Here's what some of your HB associates are saying:

 "From the first phone call, Visit Alexandria rolled out the Welcome mat to HelmsBriscoe and my association client. With enthusiasm and passion for the area, our Destination Manager Melissa Ritchie really opened our eyes to the possibilities and value in Alexandria. We couldn't have done it without your creative eye and cost-effective ideas!"
Julie Daniels, CASE,
Senior Director Global Accounts

Lisa Luks, CMP, Managing  Director     

"Wow, love the internal teamwork and support. Impressive.
Thanks so much!"

Beth Hopkins
Director, Global Accounts

"Thank you for your email! It's great to be connected with you and to be working with such a hands-on CVB! Not all are like that so I appreciate your partnership."
Ana Couch
Director, Global Accounts


Caren Camp, Director Global Accounts

Spring4Cash: Receive a gift card in the amount of $1 for every room actualized in Alexandria.

Book an extraordinary destination and get an added bonus exclusive to HelmsBriscoe Associates. Book a meeting in Alexandria, VA and earn a gift card in the amount of  $1.00 for every room actualize in Extraordinary Alexandria. Here's how:

Promotion 1
Include Visit Alexandria's destination experts with the initial RFP sourcing March 1 - June 30, 2017 for a group to actualize July 1 - September 10, 2017.

Promotion 2

Include Visit Alexandria's destination experts with the initial RFP sourcing March 1 - December 30, 2017 for a group to actualize November 17, 2017 through March 4, 2018. .

Upon receipt of the hotel post-convention report, a gift card in the amount of $1 for each room actualized will be issued within 30 days in. 

Valid for new meetings with RFP details received on or after March 1, 2017. Program must actualize as outlined above.  Minimum of 25 paid room nights. Other restrictions may apply. Incentive can be changed or cancelled at any time without notice. 

Added Value: Be one of the first associates to offer your clients a custom-tailored Economic Impact Report calculating the total economic impact of the meeting to the city - an invaluable tool for your client for future negotiations.

Visit Alexandria Hosts HB Family Weekend Retreat, August 2015

Thank you, thank you, thank you! What a fantastic job you did. I think you guys hit a home run. Everyone had a great time and truly enjoyed Alexandria.
Lisa Luks,CMP
Managing Director

Thank you so much for hosting our family this weekend in Alexandria. We enjoyed everything from the boat cruise to the ghost tour and the wonderful hotel accommodations and Natalie and I loved the Escape Room activity.
Erica Trout
Manager, Global Accounts

I just had to send a quick note to say thank you so much for the wonderful weekend events Visit Alexandria put together for us. My family had a wonderful time!!! I hope I can bring some business your way in the near future.
Lisa Baxter
Director, Global Accounts

So impressed with Old Town Alexandria!  You did a great job!  It was great getting to know and look forward to working with you.
Lynda K. Wade
Manager, Global Accounts