President, Northstar Travel Group
Bob Sullivan, a 30 year veteran of travel trade media, currently serves as President of the Travel Group, the thought leader in leisure and corporate travel markets. He manages a growing global portfolio including: Travel Weekly, Travel Weekly Asia, Travel Weekly China, TravelAge West, The BTN Group, Phocuswright, and Web in Travel. Under his leadership, these publications have moved beyond print to a 360 degree communication platform including extensive digital assets, comprehensive research, webinar and education programs and a significant portfolio of industry events.
Sullivan has been the strategic leader, managing the sourcing, execution and integration of several travel brand acquisitions and a number of strategic organic launches.
Sullivan joined Northstar in the fall of 2000 as Publisher of the Travel Weekly Network. Prior to joining Travel Weekly, Sullivan served as Vice President and Group Publisher of the Miller Freeman Travel Group for seven years.
In 2013 Sullivan was inducted into the Tourism Hall of Fame. He has held board positions for The American Society of Travel Agents, National Tour Foundation, Tourism Cares and the US Travel Association.
Bob and his wife have five children and live in Darien, Connecticut