Best Hotel Design - KMD Mexico for W Mexico City
|NEW YORK, NY, November 15, 2004... Eight grand prize winners
were honored at the 24th annual IH/M&RS Gold Key Awards for Excellence
in Hospitality Design, November 15, 2004, at New York City’s W Hotel.
In connection with the program’s new sponsors, Interior Design magazine
and HOTELS magazine, the event featured new and updated categories as well
as the presentation of two industry Awards, “Designer of the Year” and
the NEWH “Icons of Industry” Scholarship.
Judges for the 2004 Gold Key Awards were Clodagh, Clodagh Design; Deborah Lloyd Forrest, ForrestPerkins LLC; Peter Gorman, Brennan Beer Gorman Monk/Interiors; D.B. Kim, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.; Meg Prendergast, Gettys Group; and John Segreti, New York Palace. Judging criteria included design creativity, aesthetic value and commercial viability.
The Gold Key Grand Prize Winners are:
Each year, a portion of the proceeds from the Gold Key Awards breakfast supports an industry charity. This year’s recipient, NEWH’s General Scholarship Fund, received $5,000. Since 1984, NEWH has awarded more than 1.2 million dollars to students pursuing careers in hospitality.
Presented by the International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show® (IH/M&RS) and sponsored by Interior Design and HOTELS magazines, the IH/M&RS Gold Key Awards recognize excellence in hospitality design in eight design categories: Spa, Restaurant – Casual Dining, Guest Room, Lounge/Bar, Lobby/Reception Area, Restaurant – Fine Dining, Suite and Best Hotel Design. A complete list of award finalists is available online at www.ihmrs.com.
The International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show is sponsored by the American Hotel & Lodging Association; the Hotel Association of New York City, Inc.; the New York State Hospitality & Tourism Association, and is managed by George Little Management, LLC (GLMÒ).
|Also See:||Post Show Report: 2003 International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show / November 2003|
|Post Show Report For International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show, November 10-13, 2001 / November 2001|