May 29th, 2019

11 GDP DMCs are Nominated for the 2019 Stella Awards!

We’re excited to announce that 11 Global DMC Partners are nominated in the prestigious 3rd Annual Stella Awards (#StellaAwards2019) from Northstar Meetings Group! We’re nominated in the categories of Best DMC in the Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Far West and International and U.S. Territories.

Vote for our DMCs here!


District Experience (Washington, DC): Click to vote here!

Shackman Associates (New York): Click to vote here!


BBC Destination Management (New Orleans, LA): Click to vote here!


iDesignMeetings (Dallas, Houston, San Antonio - TX): Click to vote here!

Far West

Destination Concepts, inc. (Southern California): Click to vote here!

Fudale (Las Vegas): Click to vote here!

International and U.S. Territories

Activ'Travel (Morocco): Click to vote here!

Eco Destination Management (Aruba, Curacao): Click to vote here!

Equilibrium Events (Bahamas, Cayman Islands): Click to vote here!

Excel Travel (Egypt): Click to vote here!

Russkie Prostori (Russia): Click to vote here!

The Stella Awards honor excellence in the meetings industry on an annual basis. The program distinguishes hotels and suppliers from around the globe that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and event professionals. Nominees – and the ultimate finalists and winners of The Stella Awards – include the very best hotels, convention centers, conference centers, convention and visitor bureaus, destination marketing organizations, destination management companies, airlines and cruise lines.

We’re thrilled that our DMC partners are nominees, as being acknowledged with a Stella Award is a seal of excellence, signifying that we help deliver an exceptional meetings experience.

Finalists in each category will be determined by your vote, as well votes from others in the industry. Winners will then be selected by an expert panel of judges overseen by the editors of Northstar Meetings Group’s leading brands, Meetings & Conventions and Successful Meetings. Stella Award winners and finalists will be featured in a special supplement in the November issues of Meetings & Conventions and Successful Meetings.

Planners rely on each other for recommendations, so vote now to let meetings and events professionals know that Global DMC Partners delivers excellence and innovation every time!

To learn more about The Stella Awards, or to vote today and to enter to win an Amazon gift card, please visit The Stella voting period closes on June 19.