Destination West in Arizona

The premier hosted-buyer event for Arizona and Western states suppliers to connect with meeting professionals sourcing programs in these regions.

Meet with the top hotels, CVBs, DMCs, and venues from across the Arizona and the Southwest in prescheduled one-on-one appointments and network with your industry peers.

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ABOUT DESTINATION WEST IN ARIZONA

Destination West in Arizona — Northstar's destination-specific hosted-buyer event — brings together the most highly-qualified meeting buyers with top destinations, hotels/resorts, DMCs, DMOs and tourism offices from Arizona and the Western states. Attendees participate in one-on-one pre-scheduled appointments, gain industry insights from our guest speakers and network with this exclusive group.

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Learn

Learn from, and be inspired by, our guest speakers who will provide targeted education specific to your needs as a meeting and incentive planner.

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Connect

Connect with premier suppliers from around the world during pre-scheduled one-on-one business appointments and unique experiential activities.

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Enjoy

All qualified buyers will be fully hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, including airfare allowance, accommodation, meals and planned activities.

Tuesday, November 1

3:00pm 6:00pm
Registration
3:00pm 6:00pm
Site Inspection (planners only)
6:30pm 8:30pm
Welcome Reception

Wednesday, November 2

7:30am 8:00am
Breakfast
8:00am – 9:00am
Education: (TBD)
9:15am – 12:00pm
One-on-One Appointments
12:15pm – 2:00pm
Lunch
2:15pm – 6:00pm
Free Time
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Dinner

Thursday, November 3

7:30am – 8:00am
Breakfast
8:00am – 9:00pm
Education: (TBD)
9:15am – 12:00pm
One-on-One Appointments
12:15pm – 1:45pm
Farewell Lunch
2:00pm
Departures

 

ALL QUALIFIED BUYERS WILL BE FULLY HOSTED BY NORTHSTAR MEETINGS GROUP.

INFORMATION

Those who are selected to attend will participate in:

  • One productive day of pre-scheduled one-to-one meetings with suppliers from across Arizona and the Southwest
  • Insightful educational presentations from inspiring speaker
  • Networking opportunities with other elite buyers and suppliers

To learn more about why past buyers say this event is the best networking and education experience in the incentive industry, please contact Dana Kallman.

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#DestinationWestAZ

Showcase your destination, CVB, DMC, hotel, resort, venue or related service or activity for successful meetings and incentive programs. Meet with elite planners and buyers who are currently sourcing national suppliers for their upcoming meetings for 2022 and beyond

Supplier registration includes 1:1 pre-scheduled appointments, all event networking activities and education.
Please contact your business development director or James Antaky for pricing and sponsorship opportunities. 

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2020 Exhibitors

  • Boise Centre
  • Casino Del Sol Resort
  • Discover Flagstaff
  • Embassy Suites Convention Center Las Vegas
  • Eurofins
  • Experience Scottsdale
  • Glendale Renaissance Phoenix Hotel & Spa
  • High Country Conference Center
  • Maui Jim Sunglasses
  • Monarch Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk
  • Resorts World Las Vegas
  • Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau
  • Talking Stick Resort
  • Tubac Golf Resort & Spa
  • The Wigwam
  • Visit Glendale
  • Visit Oakland
  • Visit Park City
  • Visit Phoenix
  • Visit Tucson
  • Visit Vail Valley
  • Visit Yuma

Casino Del Sol
5655 W Valencia Rd
Tucson, AZ 85757

Suppliers: You will receive information as the event approaches to book your accommodations

Advisory Notice Regarding Outside Solicitations

Please be advised that numerous companies have been emailing and calling our attendees attempting to book them into hotels for Northstar events.

Here are the companies and their representatives that we have been made aware of:

  • ExpoSite
  • CBS International
  • Corporate Booking Services
  • EHRS
  • Exhibition Housing Services
  • Global Housing Corporation
  • World Wide Travel

Be advised that these companies and individuals have no relationship with our events. Our attendees are encouraged to disregard any communication received from these companies or any others that are not affiliated with Northstar Meetings Group.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT YOUR SALES REPRESENTATIVE OR:

Buyers Contact:

Dana Kallman

Director of Buyer Development

[email protected]

Event Logistics Contact:

Andrea Hennings

Event Director (Live & Digital) - Consultant

[email protected]

Suppliers Contact:

James Antaky

Business Development Director

[email protected]

 

Amanda Blanar Kelly

Sales & Client Services Manager

[email protected]