Small & Boutique Meetings

The premier hosted-buyer event designed to connect top suppliers and destinations with planners looking for creative solutions to elevate their small and boutique-sized meetings in the U.S. and beyond. 

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ABOUT SMALL & BOUTIQUE MEETINGS

Small & Boutique Meetings — Northstar's premiere hosted-buyer event designed specifically for small and boutique-sized meetings — bringing together highly-qualified meeting buyers with destinations, hotels, DMCs and other suppliers ready to welcome smaller events. Attendees participate in one-on-one pre-scheduled appointments, gain industry insights from our guest speakers and network with this exclusive group.

Learn

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.

Connect

Connect

Connect with premier suppliers from helping you with your successful during pre-scheduled one-on-one business appointments and unique experiential activities.

Enjoy

Enjoy

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

ALL QUALIFIED BUYERS WILL BE FULLY HOSTED BY NORTHSTAR MEETINGS GROUP, INCLUDING AIRFARE ALLOWANCE, ACCOMMODATION, MEALS, AND PLANNED ACTIVITIES.

INFORMATION

Those who are selected to attend will participate in:

  • Two productive days of pre-scheduled one-to-one meetings with suppliers ready to welcome your smaller event
  • Insightful educational presentations from inspiring speakers
  • Networking opportunities with other elite buyers and suppliers


To learn more why past buyers say Northstar events are the most productive, please contact Dana Kallman.

Showcase your destination, CVB, DMC, hotel, resort, venue or related service or activity for successful small and boutique-sized meetings and incentive programs. Meet with elite planners and buyers who are currently sourcing suppliers for their upcoming small meetings (100 room nights on peak and below) in 2022 and beyond.

Supplier registration includes 1:1 pre-scheduled appointments, all event networking activities and education.

Please contact your business development director or Shalise DeMott for pricing and sponsorship opportunities.

Request Info Destination West

July 17

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

Sponsored by Visit Greenville SC

July 18

7:30am – 8:00am
Breakfast

Sponsored by Visit Greenville SC

8:00am – 9:00am
Education
9:15am – 12:00pm
One-on-One Appointments
12:15pm – 2:00pm
Lunch
2:15pm – 6:00pm
Free Time
6:30pm 8:30pm
Reception Dinner

Sponsored by Visit Greenville SC

July 19

7:30am 8:00am
Breakfast

Sponsored by Visit Greenville SC

8:00am 9:00am
Education
9:15am 12:00pm
One-on-One Buyer Appointments
12:15pm – 1:45pm
Farewell Lunch
2:30pm
Departures

The Westin Poinsett, Greenville
120 South Main Street
Greenville, South Carolina 29601


Buyers: We will make your reservations for you.

Suppliers: Preferred rates for supplier accommodations are available.


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:

Suppliers Contact:

Shalise DeMott

Vice President, Sales

[email protected]

Buyers Contact:

Dana Kallman

Director of Buyer Development

[email protected]

Event Logistics Contact:

Andrea Hennings

Event Director (Live & Digital) - Consultant

[email protected]