Spirit of Hospitality Awards

Spirit of Hospitality Awards

In our friendly city, you've surely met or worked with someone—from sous chef to sales clerk and delivery driver to docent—who makes every visit to Madison memorable. As we prepare for National Travel & Tourism Week, we want to thank and recognize all who contribute to our local culture of hospitality. And you can help us by nominating someone for our Spirit of Hospitality Awards! Honorees will be recognized at the Spirit of Hospitality Awards annual event on May 9.

Now through February 10, 2017, we are accepting nominations for awards in the following categories:

Spirit Award Categories

Spirit of GM Awards

Back of House and Front of House hospitality professionals who deliver exceptional experiences daily.
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Rising Star Spirit of GM Awards

Back of House and Front of House hospitality professionals under 30 who are up-and-coming leaders in our industry.
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Lifetime Spirit of GM Awards

Hospitality professionals who have made their mark in Madison over the course of their career.
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Click here to review detailed descriptions about the categories and what the winners will receive. When you're ready to submit your nominations, simply fill out this form:

Nominee Information

NEW in 2017! All nominees will be notified in late February and invited to attend a recognition reception. Winners will be held confidential and revealed at the Spirit of Hospitality Awards annual event on May 9, 2017.

Nominator Information

IMPORTANT: Nominators must be able to provide additional information as requested. 

Award Information

IMPORTANT: Please provide complete answers to each question to give our selection committee a complete understanding of the nominee’s accomplishments and ensure full consideration. Nominator may be asked to provide additional information if nomination form is incomplete. 

 

Exemplifies Spirit of Tourism

Describe the unique ways this nominee exemplifies the spirit of tourism (see awards criteria above for details).

Impact on Industry

Describe the impact this nominee has had on their business or industry (see awards criteria above for details).




Promotes the Profession





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