Northstar Travel Group is a leading B-to-B information and marketing solutions company serving all segments of the travel industry including leisure/retail, corporate/business travel, meetings and incentives, and travel technology.
The company’s portfolio includes media brands, digital media, face-to-face events, online subscription information services, business intelligence, SaaS e-commerce software, and content marketing solutions.
Northstar offers unparalleled depth of information and services to clients in every vertical segment of the travel industry through its award-winning media brands, proprietary content, research, technology and customized marketing solutions.
As the market leader, Northstar delivers unmatched reach and scale across the travel and meetings industries, engaging with more than 1.4 million monthly website visitors and over 2.7 million content customers. No other content and marketing services provider serving the travel and meetings industry approaches Northstar’s scale, reach, or market share.
Northstar connects buyers and sellers of global travel and hospitality products through comprehensive and current content, deep data products, empowering technology, marketing services, and educational events and conferences.
Its brands include Travel Weekly, Business Travel News, Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Incentive, and Meeting News, scores of events including Phocuswright, Successful Meetings University, CruiseWorld and Mountain Travel Symposium, research through Phocuswright and Ryan Solutions, and Inntopia, its market-leading ecommerce solution.
Meetings & Conventions (M&C)
Representing more than $280 billion of direct spending and more than 1.8 million meetings, meetings and conventions are big business. M&C is the only media brand serving the needs of the dedicated professionals across all event types who are responsible for managing and growing this vital economic sector. M&C provides authoritative news analysis, research and guidance to professionals who rely on new ideas and ongoing education to remain competitive. Beyond a rich portfolio of digital, data and print products, M&C’s live events bring buyers and sellers together in peer-to-peer settings and set the foundation for lasting business relationships.
Successful Meetings provides guidance, strategies and sourcing services to a range of busy professionals who don’t consider meeting planning their full-time job, yet are responsible for a significant (and growing) volume of meetings business. Successful Meetings is a multiplatform resource that provides clear and easy-to-implement how-to strategies, creative solutions, and other fundamentals to a vital sector of the meeting-planning marketplace that industry associations and other media companies are unable to reach. These include senior executives, department heads, sales and marketing directors, and administrative professionals who plan and approve a range of business events from high-level retreats and conferences to ad hoc meetings.
MeetingNews is among the largest, single-brand daily e-newsletters serving the business events industry. More than 75,000 engaged readers count on MeetingNews as their primary source of expertly curated breaking news, research, tech trends and other industry updates from a wide range of sources. Readers represent the full spectrum of the marketplace, from buyers to suppliers.