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Jessi Minneci

Jessi Minneci

Content Writer

Jessi writes and "webifies" content for Northstar Meetings Group's Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings and Incentive. As the editor for NMG's partner content and People on the Move columns, she frequently collaborates with industry professionals across all relevant disciplines. Prior to joining Northstar, she served as digital editor and reporter for iHeartRadio's Miami-Fort Lauderdale market, where she used her in-depth SEO capabilities and knowledge of the local landscape to help keep South Florida's radio outlets thriving. A native New Jersian and graduate of the University of Rhode Island (holding a BA double major in journalism and marine affairs), Jessi loves to cuddle with her three cats and hike along the Delaware River.

What Jessi Covers

In the United States: Florida, Carolinas, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Louisiana and Arkansas

Industry Segments: Associations, cruise lines, government meetings

Jessi's Featured Stories

The Latest From Jessi

Creative Ways to Find Sports Event Venues
Creative Ways to Find Sports Event Venues
As you look toward planning future sports events, follow this guide to discover eight ways to find... Read More
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2020 Stella Awards: Vote Now for Your Favorite Hotel Categories
Top-tier hotels cater to guests with unmatched F&B, impeccable décor and accommodating support staffs.... Read More
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2020 Stella Awards: Vote Now for the Best CVB/DMO and DMC
The best CVBs, DMOs and DMCs are your guides to great destinations, ensuring your event is a seamless... Read More
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2020 Stella Awards: Vote Now for the Best Hotel/Resort
To be considered among the world's best meetings properties, hotels and resorts must showcase an... Read More
ACS, World's Largest Scientific Society, Cancels Philadelphia Meeting
ACS, World's Largest Scientific Society, Cancels Philadelphia Meeting
The American Chemical Society has canceled its 2020 National Meeting & Expo amid growing concerns over... Read More
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Northstar's Destination California: Photo Highlights
Destination California 2020 takes place March 8-10 at the Westin Long Beach.... Read More
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Northstar's Destination West: Photo Highlights
Hosted-buyer registration is open for Destination West 2020, taking place May 19-21 in Colorado... Read More
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Northstar's Destination West: Photo Highlights
Hosted-buyer registration is open for Destination West 2020, taking place May 19-21 in Colorado... Read More
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The Importance of Empathy in Event User-Experience Design
Examining the event-attendee experience should go beyond feedback surveys, says Beth Surmont of 360... Read More
NMG's Independent Meeting Planner Education Conference: Photo Highlights
NMG's Independent Meeting Planner Education Conference: Photo Highlights
IPEC 2020 brought together an impressive group of leading independent planners in St. Pete Beach, Fla.... Read More
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WILMI 2019 in Review: Empowerment, Leadership & Networking
Northstar's Women in Leadership Meetings & Incentives 2020 takes place March 18-20 in Washington, D.C.... Read More
Northstar's SMU International: Photo Highlights
Northstar's SMU International: Photo Highlights
SMU International 2020 takes place at the Marriott Marquis in New York City Feb 27-29, 2020.... Read More
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The Key to Hosting Inflight Event Activations
Why wait until attendees arrive at the venue? Events taking place on the plane are gaining in... Read More
Making Large Events Easier to Navigate
Making Large Events Easier to Navigate
Ensure attendees make the most of your event by providing easy-to-use resources and way-finding.... Read More
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Top 10 U.S. Hotels Opening in 2020
A sampling of next year's grandest openings throughout the United States.... Read More
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CDC: 2019-'20 Flu Season Could Be the Worst in Decades
The organization says current flu activity in the U.S. is high and expected to continue.... Read More
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Riskline Predicts Top 10 Travel Risks of 2020
Climate change and collapsing world order are among the top 2020 travel threats predicted by the... Read More
Grapes and Groups: 5 U.S. Winery Hotels
Grapes and Groups: 5 U.S. Winery Hotels
Tastings, tours and beautiful outdoor venues are available at these vineyards.... Read More
Events Industry Council Launches Learning Hub for Event Profs
Events Industry Council Launches Learning Hub for Event Profs
The online platform provides educational resources for meetings professionals.... Read More
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As Holidays Approach, So Does Real ID Deadline
Come October 2020, U.S. travelers will require a Real ID or approved passport to board domestic... Read More