The Stella Awards Are Presented by NorthStar Meetings Group's leading brands, Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive, The Stella Awards herald organizations across the globe that consistently deliver superlative service and innovation across all sectors of the meetings and events industry.

Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa has been nominated for a Stella Award in THE BEST ONSITE SUPPORT STAFF IN THE MIDWEST CATEGORY. 

Since opening in 1977, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa in Galena, IL has become synonymous with exceptional service in the Midwest. From Chef Hoppman's 40+ years of culinary excellence, Pam Homan’s 20+ years of banquet management, and Sarah Halstead’s 15+ years of leadership at Stonedrift Spa, to local charity support and the commitment to stellar guest experiences in all aspects—meetings, weddings, events, and recreation—the resort's dedicated and award-winning team exemplifies the essence of the Stella Award for the Best Onsite Support Staff category.
With more than 1000 nominations in 16 categories and 6 regions worldwide, a record number of hotels and industry suppliers are vying for top honors in the most competitive Stella Awards to date. Only the nominations with the most votes during the public voting round, April 3rd - May 3rd, will advance to the final round. The next step is for our loyal followers to vote for us! 

Thank you for all your continued support!

Below, please read about some of our outstanding associates!

Chef Randy

Charman Reuter

Vicki Main

Mike Meyer

Maggie Truppa