HSMAI Honors AH&LA Under 30 Gateway Launch With Silver Adrian Award
New Membership Initiative Launch Campaign Earns National Public Relations Honor
This year's contest attracted nearly 1,300 entries from around the world, with entries judged by top executives from all sectors of the industry. AH&LA will receive the award during the 19th annual HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala, a black-tie affair attended by more than 1,000 hospitality, travel, and tourism marketing executives, on January 26, 2009, at the New York Marriott Marquis.
In addition to celebrating AH&LA's award-winning work at the Gala, the entry will accompany all winning entries that will be accessible in the Adrian Awards Winners Gallery online at www.adrianawards.com following the gala.
More information about the Gateway and its member benefits and programs is online at www.ahla.com/Gateway. Gateway membership is free to hospitality professionals under age 30 who are currently employed by AH&LA member companies. Please contact Jessica Soklow, AH&LA manager of media relations, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
HSMAI is the hospitality industry source for knowledge, community, and recognition for leaders committed to professional development, sales growth, revenue optimization, marketing, and branding. With a strong focus on education, HSMAI has become the industry champion in identifying and communicating trends in the hospitality industry, and bringing together customers and members at annual events, including HSMAI's Affordable Meetings®. Founded in 1927, HSMAI is an individual membership organization comprising more than 7,000 members worldwide, with 40 chapters in the Americas Region. For more information on HSMAI, contact the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International, 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, Va. 22102; (703) 5...; fax (703) 506-3266, or visit the website at www.hsmai.org.
Serving the hospitality industry for nearly a century, AH&LA is the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the lodging industry, including individual hotel property members, hotel companies, student and faculty members, and industry suppliers. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., AH&LA provides members with national advocacy on Capitol Hill, public relations and image management, education, research and information, and other value-added services to provide bottom-line savings and ensure a positive business climate for the lodging industry. Partner state associations provide local representation and additional cost-saving benefits to members.