The All Star Agency, LLC is a full-service Recruiting firm specializing in the placement of Meeting and Event Professionals of all levels in the following core market segments; corporate, association, independents, sports/entertainment/agents, and various vertical markets.
The All Star Agency maintains comprehensive expertise and relationships in several areas of the event planning process including leadership, support, audio/visual, sales and logistics. Additionally, through our innovative partnership with sister firm, The AGENCY Speakers, we provide direct access to established and future stars in all major sports, as well as elite speakers from business, politics, military and entertainment.
With a proven track record of building relationships with the industry’s best talent, meeting professionals and organizations, The All Star Agency, LLC provides unprecedented service and access to the industry’s full resources.
Below, find definitions for the markets we serve:
Corporate Meeting Professionals work within a corporate setting, managing such activities as sales meetings, product introductions, stockholders’ meetings, executive retreats, annual meetings and the company’s participation in industry related trade shows and exhibits. Depending on the industry, corporate meeting planners may also plan events such as incentive trips to reward top salespeople or key customers, multi-city teleconferences for internal employees, virtual meetings with clients, etc. Corporate planners can be part of corporate Sales/Marketing, Marketing, Public Relations, Human Resources, Marketing Communications or Training Departments.
Association Meeting Professionals work for the most part in the not-for-profit sector and often plan conferences for local, regional, national or international attendees that can be extremely complex in nature, including educational tracks, multiple speakers, exhibits and offsite programs for attendees. In addition, association planners usually manage a number of smaller meetings throughout the year according to the needs of their association. Association planners often focus on program content development that will encourage membership retention and growth.
Independent Meeting Professionals are the fastest growing segment of the Meeting Professional population. Also known as consultants, these Meeting Professionals offer services to corporate, association or individual clients for specific projects. Some independent planners specialize in a particular market segment such as healthcare or high tech meetings. Outside the U.S., Professional Congress Organizer (PCO) is the term used for an independent meeting planning company specializing in meetings that draw attendees from several countries. PCOs often partner with U.S. planners to produce meetings across the globe.
The All Star Agency works with meeting professionals from in the talent, sports and entertainment industries by leveraging our unique and far-reaching relationships with international talent agencies, major sports franchises, television and radio networks, and high-profile events. Our network of contacts across a broad range of sporting and entertainment-based organizations is among the most diverse and comprehensive in the country. This network of exceptional professionals was developed in response to the need for highly-qualified and experienced professionals across a broad range of positions in these highly competitive industries.
Vertical markets include medical, university, non-profit, government, etc.