HSMAI’s Adrian Awards Dinner Reception and Gala, January 22, 2019, at the New York Marriott Marquis, recognizes inspiring best practices in sales and marketing for the hospitality industry. This multifaceted-event celebrates lifetime achievement; award-winning approaches to advertising, public relations, and digital marketing; and the teams that make it all happen. This black-tie networking extravaganza allows key constituents within the hospitality industry to connect with one another. With a crowd of nearly 1,000, it is a networking and celebratory event unlike any other.

The HSMAI Adrian Awards competition is comprised of multiple categories in three entry divisions: advertising, public relations, and digital marketing. Gold winners are celebrated at the Adrian Awards Gala Dinner Reception, which is co-sponsored by HSMAI, Google and TravelClick, and their work is showcased on-screen as part of the Gala opening. All winning entries are showcased in the online winner’s gallery.

Gala Ticket Information 

  Before 12/21/18 After 12/21/18
Individual Seats $440 $490
Table of 10 $3,990 $4,190
VIP Table $7,100 $7,100

VIP Table Patron Package Includes:

  • Table for 10
  • VIP Placement at the front of the room. (Premium placement close to the stage)
  • Your choice of bottle service (3 bottles complimentary) at your table
  • Recognition from the stage that evening
  • Unlimited champagne during the award session 

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Highlights from the 2017 Adrian Awards Gala:

The Adrian Award gala is also made possible by the generous support from the following gala partners:


  • Cendyn/ONE
  • National Geographic Traveler
  • New York Marriott Marquis
  • Panzano & Partners
  • Sequence Events
  • Social Tables
  • USA Today


  • Cloth Connection
  • Getty Images

For information on Adrian Awards and other HSMAI sponsorship opportunities, please contact Bob Gilbert at 703-506-3280 or