Loren G. Edelstein

Loren G. Edelstein

Vice President, Content Director

Loren oversees the editorial content for Northstar Meeting Group's industry-leading brands — Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Incentive and Meeting News — across NMG's many platforms, including print, digital and face-to-face events. She joined M&C in 1993, after spending six years at Corporate Travel magazine. Under Loren's oversight as Executive Editor and then Editor of M&C, the brand received dozens of editorial awards, including ASBPE's Magazine of the Year, ASBPE's National Gold Award for Online Excellence, and Folio's Eddie award for Best Full Issue, among many others. A native New Yorker, Loren migrated across the Hudson River to be near Northstar's New Jersey headquarters. Among her favorite places to visit are Vancouver, San Francisco, Switzerland and, of course, Manhattan. Her greatest accomplishments: 3 kids and 2 marathons. 

The Latest From Loren

Fractured US Flag Roe v Wade
With Roe v. Wade Overturned, Many States Will Lose Events
Local abortion laws could impact meeting attendance and affect planners' site-selection decisions, per... Read More
U.S. Travel Association Names Geoff Freeman Next President and CEO
U.S. Travel Association Names Geoff Freeman Next President and CEO
Freeman, who currently leads the Consumer Brands Association, will replace Roger Dow as of Sept. 1.... Read More
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CDC to Repeal Predeparture Covid Testing for All Inbound Air Travelers
The move is projected to bring 5.4 million visitors to the United States and $9 billion in spending... Read More
Meetings Industry PULSE Survey: Now Taking New Responses
Meetings Industry PULSE Survey: Now Taking New Responses
Are higher costs a bigger problem than Covid? Your input helps Northstar and Cvent provide the most... Read More
Patrizia Semprebene Buongiorno PCMA Exec of the Year
PCMA Names 2022 Global Meetings Executive of the Year at IMEX in Frankfurt
The honor goes to Patrizia Semprebene Buongiorno of AIM Group International.... Read More
On My Agenda: Can We Talk Politics?
On My Agenda: Can We Talk Politics?
States that enact anti-abortion legislation stand to lose a significant volume of meetings business.... Read More
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Northstar Meetings Group Launches Event Design Labs in Partnership With the Event Leadership Institute
The half-day intensive education program will precede Northstar’s Destination Midwest and Destination... Read More
Navigating Today's Event Contracts: Challenges, Changes and Pivots
Navigating Today's Event Contracts: Challenges, Changes and Pivots
Higher hotel rates, tougher terms and evolving contract templates are creating friction between event... Read More
How to Grab and Keep an Audience’s Attention
How to Grab and Keep an Audience’s Attention
Futurist Scott Steinberg shares creative strategies for engaging and educating highly distracted... Read More
U.S. Travel Nominates Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta for 2023 National Chair
U.S. Travel Nominates Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta for 2023 National Chair
He will take the place of outgoing chair Christine Duffy early next year.... Read More