BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2017
President Elect 2018
Greg Byrnes, CIS
International Event Sales Director
Northstar Meetings Group
T: (646) 346-5671
Greg joined Northstar Travel Group and their Meetings team in 2016 as the International Event Sales Director. Greg is responsible for the overall growth and development of Northstar’s series of events that take place around the world. Byrnes has had an exciting first chapter of his career in organizing, selling and launching conferences and events from Singapore to Costa Rica and many places in between. Byrnes has been a member of SITE for 5 years and has sat on the board for the Northeast USA chapter for 3 years. Greg was also co-chair of the SITE Global Young Leaders Committee in 2017 and is also an ICCA member.
When Greg is not on the road, he can be found in his midtown Manhattan office which is decorated in native Cleveland, Ohio memorabilia. Outside of the hospitality and tourism world, Greg relishes living the big city life with his wife, Erica and enjoying all that New York has to offer. Greg also serves on the board of the Young Professional Leadership Committee for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. A graduate of the University of Lugano in Switzerland with a master’s degree in International Tourism, Byrnes is always eager to tackle the next challenges facing the meetings and incentive travel industry.
Incentive Travel. Business Results.