The National Conference Center
18980 Upper Belmont Place
Leesburg, VA 20176
Recognized leader in the learning and meetings industry, The National provides environments that enable learning & development, peer-to-peer learning, experiential learning, networking, and team building. The National is accredited by the International Association of Conference Centers.
The National offers the ultimate distraction-free environment for retreats, residential training, peer-to-peer learning, and productive meetings. Located on 65 wooded acres in Northern Virginia, The National’s eco-friendly campus creates a fully distraction-free setting for meetings or conferences, enabling simplicity in event execution while easily managing today’s more complex needs. From the beginning of the planning process to the end of your stay, our team is dedicated to the most professional and successful experience.
Training and conference facility with state of the art technology; 265,000 square feet of meeting space. 250 individual meeting rooms for groups of 10 to 1,800 including the West Belmont Place, Northern Virginia’s largest16,552 sq.ft. ballroom and 917 Guest Rooms. 13-mile proximity to the Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and 35 minutes to the National capital. 13 Industry awards and recognition for excellence in service and community involvement.
Corporations, Associations, Government Agencies, and all organizations that seek to provide value and growth to their members/employees through learning & development. Our clients deliver leadership development, training, meetings, and events from 10 to 1200 people.
Graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Administration from University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Juan began his hospitality career with Marriott Hotels and then advanced thru sales with Omni Hotels (11 years), Renaissance and Hilton Hotels (11 years ), including Area Director of Sales & Marketing—Hiltons of Washington. With 25 years in the hospitality industry, Juan leads The National’s sales to grow new markets and new clients. His resume includes successful roles as Director of Sales & Marketing, Area Director of Sales & Marketing, and National Director of Sales with multiple awards and recognition, including “Sales Leader of the Year”. Juan joined The National in September 2017 as Executive Director of Sales.