Lifetime Achivements awards

HSMAI to honor the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Awards in Marketing and Public Relations at Gala, February 23, 2015. 

 

The Albert E. Koehl Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hospitality Marketing and theWinthrop W. Grice Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hospitality Public Relations awards recognize individuals who have spent a major portion of their careers in the hospitality and travel profession and have contributed to the betterment of the industry in a significant and lasting way, over an extended period of time.

 

Albert E. Koehl & Winthrop W. Grice Selection Committee:

Committee Chair
Gary Leopold, CHME
President
ISM/CP
Neil Ostergren, CHME
Hospitality Marketing Consultant
Peggy Bendel
President
Bendel Communications International
John J. Russell, Jr., CHME
President
Sentry Hospitality
Melinda Bush, CHA
President & CEO
HRW Holdings/Hospitality Resources Worldwide, LLC
Barbara Talbott
Founder & CEO
GlenLarkin Advisors
Lou Hammond
Chairman/Founder
Lou Hammond & Associates
Peter Warren
Chairman
NYU Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management Advisory Board
Michael Leven
President & COO
Las Vegas Sands Corporation        
Peter Yesawich, Ph.D.
Vice Chairman 
MMGY Global 
Irma Fisher Mann
Founder and President
IRMA, Inc.

David Kong
President & CEO
Best Western International            

Roger Dow
President & CEO
U.S. Travel Association
Rene Mack
President
Percepture

Laura Davidson
President
Laura Davidson Public Relations