HSMAI Announces Award Winners

The Arizona Chapter of the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 HSMAI Arizona Chapter Awards of Excellence. The winners were recently revealed at the Annual Awards held at The Great Wolf Lodge in Scottsdale.

HSMAI Arizona Chapter 2019 Awards of Excellence recipients include:

2019 Shining Stars: Barry Nakano, PacRim Marketing Group and Janet Woolf-Hof, CMP, CTA, Hyatt Place Scottsdale-Old Town

2019 Collegiate Professional of the Year: Claire McWilliams, Ph.D., Arizona State University

2019 Hospitality Sales & Marketing Professional of the Year: Keri Mahoney, Fox Restaurant Concepts

2019 Sponsor of the Year: Kat and Casey Wulfert, Themers

2019 Host Venue of the Year: Sheraton Phoenix Downtown

2019 Committee of the Year: 37th AnnualChinese Auction Committee

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award: Cheryl Street, CHSP, CHME, BlueGreen Vacations/Cibola Vista Resort

2019 Rising Star: Lauren Herod, Aramark

2019 President’s Achievement Award: Lori Morris, CRME, Enchantment Group

Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is a global organization of sales and marketing professionals representing all segments of the hospitality industry. Founded in 1927, HSMAI is comprised of nearly 7,000 members from 35 countries and chapters worldwide. HSMAI’s mission is to “grow business for hotels and their partners by fueling sales, inspiring marketing and optimizing revenue.” www.hsmai.org