Naples, Florida – June 14, 2010 --- The International Society of Hospitality
Consultants is now accepting nominations for the 2011 ISHC Pioneer Award.
Nominations are being accepted until June 30, 2010. To nominate a
candidate for the 2011 Pioneer Award please click here http://bit.ly/b4mdSC
to complete the nomination form.
Winners are selected based on following criteria: active involvement
in the industry, contributions to the industry, and personal/organizational
attributes and qualities.
Active Involvement in the Industry -- An individual or organization is
actively involved in consulting, planning, developing, marketing, managing
and/or improving one or more dimension of the hospitality industry which
benefits developers, investors, operators and guests within: associations,
lodging, cruise ships, educational institutions and others.
Area of contribution – The contribution should benefit the hospitality
industry in terms or one or more of the following: new product development
or repositioning, training/education, trend-setting model, profitability
of the industry, quality assurance strategic alliances, market research
Personal Organization Attributes and Qualities – An individual/organization
must consistently possess certain attributes and adheres to the professional
standards that are recognized and respected by industry peers. Please review
the nomination form for details.
The Pioneer Award was established in 1996 by ISHC to recognize individuals
making an outstanding contribution, achievement and or improvement in the
hospitality industry. Previous award winners include: include Leland C.
Pillsbury, J.W. Marriott, Christel DeHaan, Bill Kimpton, Jonathan M. Tisch,
Michael Leven and Randell A. Smith, and many more. The award is presented
each year at the Americas Lodging Investment Conference.
ISHC is a professional society of leading hospitality industry consultants.
Membership is by invitation only and members are required to abide by the
ISHC Code of Professional Conduct. ISHC is represented by some two
hundred members who, collectively, have expertise in over 40 different
specialty areas and work experience in 65 countries. A complete listing/directory
of members and specialty areas of expertise represented within ISHC is
available under “Consultant Search” on the ISHC web site at www.ishc.com.