Lifetime Achievement awards

The Albert E. Koehl Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hospitality Marketing and the Winthrop 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.

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR 2018 - Nomination deadline: August 22

 

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

Committee Chair
Gary Leopold, CHME
President
CP Travel/Connelly Partners
Laura Davidson
President
Laura Davidson Public Relations

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 , CHME
Michael Leven, CHME         Peter Yesawich, Ph.D.
Vice Chairman 
MMGY Global 
Roger Dow
President & CEO
U.S. Travel Association

David Kong
President & CEO
Best Western International            

Rene Mack
President
Percepture

Richard S. Kahn
President, KTCpr
 

Gordon Lambourne
VP, Communications
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

Melanie Brandman
CEO, The Brandman Agency