About Us

What We Do

A division within the economic development department of the Arlington County, Virginia, government, the Arlington Convention and Visitors Service (ACVS) promotes Arlington as the best place to stay, shop, dine and play when visiting the Washington, D.C. region. Focusing on destination marketing, meeting and convention promotion, visitor services, retail promotion, and tourism infrastructure development, ACVS applies innovation and creativity in attracting, informing and serving Arlington visitors and hospitality partners while supporting an exceptional visitor experience.

Where You'll Find Us

For more information about Arlington, Vriginia, and the Washington, D.C. area please contact us at:

Arlington Convention and Visitors Service (ACVS)
1100 N. Glebe Road
Suite 1500
Arlington, VA 22201

Hotel & Package Reservations: (877) 504-8054

Visitor Information: (800) 677-6267

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; offices are closed on weekends and government holidays.


Meet Our Staff


Emily Cassell, Director

(703) 228-0875


Jessica Banchs, Destination Sales Manager – Corporate & International

(703) 228-0813

Contact regarding: Corporate meetings and groups; International fully independent travelers (FIT), meetings and groups; and related travel trade inquiries


Monica Cannon, Visitor and Convention Services Manager

(703) 228-0874

Contact regarding: On-site convention services, Mobile Visitors Center and Arlington Visitors Guide, Meeting Planner Guide and Map


Portia Conerly, Destination Sales Manager – Association, Government & SMERF

(703) 228-0873

Contact regarding: Association, Government and Social, Military, Education, Religious and Fraternal (SMERF) meetings and groups; special events; and related travel trade inquiries


Courtney Cacatian, Marketing Manager

(703) 228-0877

Contact regarding: Advertising inquiries, StayArlington website, social media, e-newsletters and partnership opportunities

Kathleen Murphy, Content Manager, Writer & Editor

(703) 228-0812

Contact regarding: Arlington stories, events, attractions and amenities that may be of interest to potential visitors; social media, blog, photography and video content


Cara O’Donnell, Arlington Economic Development Public Relations Manager

(703) 228-0854

Contact regarding: Media inquiries, journalist visits, photography/video resources and related topics


Robert "Mo" Rouse, Visitor Services Counselor

(703) 228-0889

Contact regarding: Mobile Visitors Center, Arlington Film Office


Contact Us

Need help? Please feel free to contact our staff directly or submit your question using our Contact Us form.

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