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Hotel Industry Award News

HSMAI Lifetime Achievement Award

HSMAI Top 25 and Lifetime Achievement Award Nominations Open

The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is now accepting nominations for the 2023 Top 25 Extraordinary Minds and the Marketing and Public Relations Lifetime Achievement Awards. Nominations are open now through Sept. 8, 2023, via the HSMAI registration page.

HFTP Paragon Award

Nominate an Individual for the 2023 HFTP Paragon Award

Each year, HFTP recognizes an individual who has made a lasting impact on the association and industry with the HFTP Paragon Award. This award recognizes individuals who have made a significant and lasting contribution to both HFTP and the hospitality industry.

ISHC Rising Star Award Caribbean

Rising Star Award - Caribbean Presented to Julianna Musgrove at CHRIS

The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) in partnership with Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) presented Julianna Musgrove, Regional Manager – Learning and Development (Northern Caribbean) at Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa, with the prestigious Rising Star Award Caribbean.

Hospitality Graduate Student Blog Competition

Congratulations to the Winners of the HFTP Spring 2023 Graduate Student Blog Competition

Written by students in the MS Global Hospitality Business program, winning topics this semester include: an exploration of total revenue management; leveraging the metaverse for event risk management; the potential of Blockchain technology to boost African tourism; and the use of AI-powered chatbots and virtual concierge services to elevate the guest experience.

AAHOA Awards

AAHOA Announces 2023 Award Winners at AAHOACON23

Each year, AAHOA honors hoteliers who go above and beyond in service to the hospitality industry. Winners are chosen by an independent awards selection committee, and recipients are acknowledged and celebrated on stage during the AAHOA Convention & Trade Show.

2019 Stars Of The Industry Awards

Los Angeles Hotels Honor Top Employees

Six hospitality professionals and two properties exemplifying the best of the Los Angeles hotel community were named Stars of the Industry Award winners Wednesday night during the Hotel Association of Los Angeles' inaugural ceremony before an audience of hotel, business, and civic leaders.

CHTP Of The Year

HFTP Announces 2023 CHTP of the Year Award Recipient

HFTP announced Samuel Yalley, CHTP has earned the 2023 Certified Hospitality Technology Professional (CHTP) of the Year award, after completing the certification exam in record time and attaining the highest score for the year.

HSMAI Adrian Awards

Tambourine Celebrates Five HSMAI Adrian Awards

The Adrian Awards are the largest and most prestigious travel marketing competition, representing the past year's top marketing campaigns from across the global hospitality industry.

ISHC Pioneer Award

ISHC Honors Alejandro Zozaya with the Pioneer Award at ALIS

The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) in partnership with the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) presented Alejandro Zozaya, former Chairman of Apple Leisure Group, with the Pioneer Award which recognizes an individual annually who has made an outstanding contribution, achievement and/or improvement in the hospitality industry.

Best Place To Work

Cendyn Named 2023 a 'Best Place to Work' by Built In

Built In determines the winners of the Best Places to Work awards based on an algorithm that factors in company data regarding compensation and benefits. In order to best reflect the benefits candidates are searching for most frequently on Built In, the program also weighs criteria like remote and flexible work opportunities, programs for DEI and other people-first cultural offerings.