Leadership Forum

The Exclusive Senior-Level Summit
For Meetings, Sports and Hospitality Decision-makers.

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ABOUT LEADERSHIP FORUM

The Northstar Leadership Forum brings together the industry’s thought leaders – planning professionals and suppliers – for three days of education, networking and sharing of best practices. Our forum is unlike any other industry gathering: A unique, high-level experience where business relationships and friendships are forged. Hosted at The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, CA, the Leadership Forum has been programmed by the teams behind Northstar Meetings Group flagship brands – Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Incentive and SportsTravel – to deliver an experience your clients and colleagues will never forget.

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Consult

Consult

Learn

Learn

Enjoy

Enjoy

Speaker information coming soon.

Sunday, December 11, 2022

All Day Arrivals & Check-In

Resort at Pelican Hill 

Contact Pete Ciriello for practice rounds at [email protected]

Santa Ana and LAX Airport for Airport Transfers

1:00 5:00PM
Registration & Maui Jim Fittings
6:30 – 8:30PM
Welcome Reception

Sponsored by The Resort at Pelican Hill

Monday, December 12, 2022

7:00 8:00AM
Breakfast Buffet and Maui Jim Sunglass Fittings
8:00 – 9:30AM
Strategic Review & Outlook for the Meetings Industry
9:30 10:30AM
Business Marketplace
11:00 5:00PM
Activities with lunch provided
  • Golf (11:45am on carts for Shotgun Start)
  • Spa Appointments (individual times vary)
  • Other Activity TBA
6:30pm
Gather for Dinner Transfer
6:45 10:00PM
Off-site Dinner
Co-Sponsored by Visit Newport Beach Inc. and VEA Newport Beach, a Marriott Resort & Spa

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

7:00 9:00AM
Breakfast Buffet at Leisure
8:00AM
Transfers & warm-up at Golf Course - flow
8:30AM – until
Activities with lunch provided
  • Golf (8:30am on carts for Shotgun Start)   
  • Wine Experience (departures 10:15am from main lobby)
7:00 7:45PM
Cocktails & Canapes
7:45 10:00PM
Final Night Dinner
10:00 11:00PM
Final Night Afterglow

 

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

6:30am – 9:00am
Breakfast at Leisure
All Day
Departures

 

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

INFORMATION

The Leadership Forum is an invitation-only event. An event professional can be invited through a supplier or from Northstar Meetings Group directly. All invited event professionals will enjoy:

  • Business marketplace
  • Activities including golf or other unique experiential activities at Sea Island
  • Dynamic keynote speakers
  • Endless networking opportunities with all attendees

      Follow along on Instagram: #LeadershipForum22
      Follow along on LinkedIn: #LeadershipForum22

      If you have received an invitation, or are interested in attending, please contact Angela Cox at [email protected].

       

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    For more information, please contact your business development director or Shalise DeMott.

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    The Resort at Pelican Hill

    22701 Pelican Hill Road South
    Newport Coast, CA 92657


    Buyers & Suppliers:
     We will make your reservations for you.

    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:

    Cindy Binder

    Director of Buyer Development

    [email protected]

    Suppliers Contact:

    Shalise DeMott

    VP, Sales

    [email protected]

    Event Logistics Contact:

    Angela Cox

    Group Director, Meetings & Events

    [email protected]