Northstar Travel Media has acquired Mountain Travel Symposium, according to new from the B2B information company. Symposium, which runs a leading conference that attracts mountain destination pros, would seem the perfect fit for serving Northstar’s travel meetings services.
One of the premier events that focuses on mountain regions worldwide, Mountain Travel Symposium covers the trends in marketing, distribution,and tech with targeted exchange sessions and meetups for the industry. The seven day events, like so many others, is all about networking and opportunities for breakout and established industry businesses. Thomas Kemp (below right), Chairman and CEO of Northstar Travel Media, had this to say via the company’s press release:
“The addition of Mountain Travel Symposium is an exciting opportunity for our company. We have been rapidly growing our portfolio of high-quality face-to-face events serving the global travel industry. The addition of MTS, following our recent acquisition of Asia-based Web in Travel, strengthens our commitment to serving our core markets with unique and informative events.”
Also according to the news, the 2015 event is scheduled for this month at the Fairmont in Whistler.According to PhoCusWright’s U.S. Skier and Ski Traveler Report, ski travelers are a lucrative segment of the overall travel market. Skiers tend to spend more, purchase farther in advance, and to use digital resources more than some other groups for booking.
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