2019 Stella Awards

The results of the 2019 Stella Awards are here! The Stella Awards, established by Northstar Meetings Group in 2017, recognize hotels, convention centers, conference centers, airlines, cruise lines, DMO/CVBs and DMCs that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and events professionals. Honors are awarded in 18 categories celebrating overall excellence, superb food and beverage, professionalism of staff, technology innovations, and other critical aspects of the meetings and event 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.

See list below of DMA West-member DMOs selected as honorees.


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