Watch Now: The Stella Awards Showcase 2021

Here are the hotels, convention centers, and other suppliers that meeting planners have deemed the best in the industry for 2021.

Recognizing the best of the best in the meetings industry, Northstar Meetings Group’s Stella Awards Showcase 2021 unveils the top suppliers, as voted on by thousands of industry members. In this virtual awards show, honors are given in 17 categories in the U.S. and internationally, celebrating overall excellence, superb food and beverage, professionalism of staff, sustainability initiatives and other critical aspects of the meeting and event experience.

The Stella Awards celebrate suppliers who view client relationships as true partnerships, through the best of times and the worst of times. Eligible organizations include hotels, convention centers, conference centers, airlines, cruise lines, CVBs and DMCs. Finalists in each category are determined by meeting and event planners during an open voting period, and winners are chosen by an expert panel of judges selected by the editors of Northstar Meetings Group.

This program is hosted by Loren Edelstein, vice president and content director for Northstar Meetings Group; Shalise DeMott, vice president of sales for Northstar Meetings Group; and Brett Sterenson, president of Hotel Lobbyists and a member of this year’s Stellas judging panel. Watch above to see who won!