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. 

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MPI Welcomes More than 1,200 In-Person Attendees at World Education Congress
The hybrid event is underway at Caesars Forum in Las Vegas, with more than 550 virtual participants,... Read More
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SMU International Will Welcome Global Meetings Industry to New York City
Northstar's hosted-buyer event in August will be the year's first in-person meeting in the U.S. for... Read More
On My Agenda: Celebrating Our Differences
On My Agenda: Celebrating Our Differences
State guidelines are loosening as vaccination rates rise, but we as an industry still need to make our... Read More
Webinar: What's New in Association Meetings? Everything.
Webinar: What's New in Association Meetings? Everything.
Wed., July 14, 2021, 2 p.m. ET... Read More
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In-Person Meetings Are Happening Sooner, And Hybrid Is Here to Stay
Planners booking live events for this year are finding hotel staffing more worrisome than Covid-19,... Read More
WILMI 2021: A Photo Journey
WILMI 2021: A Photo Journey
The women’s leadership event from Northstar celebrated in-person collaboration in Miami.... Read More
VIDEO: Introducing Northstar’s Global Update on Meetings and Travel
VIDEO: Introducing Northstar’s Global Update on Meetings and Travel
Hear the latest news and trends in meetings and business travel from chief editors in the United... Read More
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New Northstar PULSE Survey Is Now Open for Planner Responses
Northstar Meetings Group's latest research examines negotiating climate, supplier staffing, Covid... Read More
TSA Extends Face-Mask Mandate for All Transit Networks Through Sept. 13
TSA Extends Face-Mask Mandate for All Transit Networks Through Sept. 13
The requirement, previously set to expire May 11, applies to airline, bus and rail systems.... Read More
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Incentive Roundtable Reveals Travel Trends and Challenges
Staffing challenges, working with hotels and safety protocols were among the topics tackled during the... Read More
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Louisville Welcomes Northstar's 8th Annual Independent Planner Education Conference
Louisville offered the 112 participants at Northstar Meetings Group's 8th Annual Independent Planner... Read More
Helping People Escape Crisis Active Shooter
How to Prepare for an Active-Shooter Crisis
Event professionals can’t ignore the threat, says security expert Douglas Parisi. Here’s what to tell... Read More
Most Remote Workers Would Quit Rather Than Go Back to the Office
Most Remote Workers Would Quit Rather Than Go Back to the Office
Work-life balance, cost savings and online collaboration have employees hooked on working from home.... Read More
Webinar: Are Covid Passports Next for Meetings?
Webinar: Are Covid Passports Next for Meetings?
Wed., May 19, 2021 2:00 PM EDT... Read More
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New PULSE Survey Asks: Has Your Outlook for Meetings Improved, Stalled or Weakened?
Northstar invites planners to share current expectations and concerns about future events.... Read More
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PULSE Survey Finds Uptick in Optimism, New Meetings Business
While most planners believe meetings can be held safely today, few will travel for business in 2020.... Read More
WiT to Launch Travel Roadshow on March 25 at Marina Bay Sands
WiT to Launch Travel Roadshow on March 25 at Marina Bay Sands
The monthly hybrid event which will be livestreamed from a series of locations around the globe.... Read More
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U.S. Workers Are Eager to Meet Again in Person
New research finds 81 percent of former meeting-goers are just as likely — or more likely — to attend... Read More
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Signs Show Planners Are Getting Back to Booking
Participants in Northstar's latest digital event say face-to-face meetings are a priority again.... Read More
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Will Covid Passports Save Travel?
Travelocity founder and “digital disruptor” Terrell Jones looks to restore traveler confidence.... Read More