By Northstar Meetings Group
November 3, 2020
Congratulations to the 255 winners and finalists of the 2020 Stella Awards, the meetings industry’s highest honor. Established by Northstar Meetings Group in 2017, the Stella Awards recognize suppliers that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and event professionals. Honors are awarded in 17 categories and across six regions, celebrating overall excellence, superb food and beverage, professionalism of staff, sustainability initiatives and other critical aspects of the meetings experience.
The Stella Awards are the meeting industry’s highest honor, recognizing hotels, convention centers, conference centers, airlines, cruise lines, DMOs/CVBs and DMCs that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and event professionals.
This year, nearly 7,000 votes were cast from around the world for the 553 destinations, hotels and service providers nominated in 17 categories in six regions in the United States and worldwide. Winners were selected for achieving overall excellence, superb food and beverage, professionalism of staff, sustainability initiatives, and other critical aspects of the meetings and events experience.
Finalists in each category are determined by industry professionals during an open voting period, while winners are selected by an expert panel of judges overseen by the editors of Northstar’s leading brands, Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive.
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