Laura Van Daal - Manager, Global Accounts
Laura Van Daal joined HelmsBriscoe as Manager, Global Accounts in 2020 and is based out of Portland, Oregon. In this role, she loves helping people regain valuable time by being an administrative and logistics resource, building life-long relationships, and collaborating with HB colleagues. On a mission to deliver unrivaled customer service, Laura is focused on being proactively helpful and offering creative solutions.
Laura has 20 years of leadership experience in hotel sales, and has worked in markets that span the United States. Prior to joining HelmsBriscoe, she worked for three major hotel brands and also served as Vice President of Sales for a boutique hotel company. Laura has become an expert in the hotel sourcing process, negotiation, and customer service. As a seasoned hospitality leader and life-long learner, she is passionate about staying current on industry trends and being a trusted advisor for her clients. Laura is a proud alum of Purdue University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two teenagers, hiking, reading, and being an active member of the National Charity League.