Fayetteville, NC - Kelly Brill, Operations Manager at the Fayetteville Area Convention & Bureau (FACVB) recently received The Society of Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) accreditation.  Kelly took several preparation classes last winter and studied for six months in preparation for the final examination. 

The SHRM-CP accreditation is offered by the SHRM, the largest HR membership organization in the world. SHRM has supported more than 100,000 employers representing 115 million employees worldwide.

“The FACVB is committed to employee education to maintain the highest standards in all areas of our business,” says John Meroski, FACVB President and CEO. “I am proud to add Kelly to the list of employees with certifications from industry organizations.”

Other staff with industry certifications:

Additionally, the FACVB recently renewed its Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) recognition from Destinations International. This means the FACVB meets or exceeds performance and reporting standards outlined by Destinations International.


The FACVB is a private, not-for-profit organization responsible for positioning Cumberland County as a destination for conventions, sporting events and individual travel. For additional information, visit www.VisitFayettevilleNC.com  or call 1-888-98-HEROES.