HSMAI to Honor MMGY Global with 14 Awards in 58th Annual Adrian Awards Competition
NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 18, 2015) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will recognize MMGY Global with six Bronze, three Silver, and five Gold Adrian Awards for advertising, public relations, and digital marketing excellence for its winning entries in the 58th annual Adrian Awards, the largest and most prestigious travel marketing competition globally.
This year’s contest garnered more than 1,200 entries from around the world, with entries judged by top executives throughout the industry.
MMGY received 14 Adrian Awards for work produced for Cleveland, South Dakota Department of Tourism, Lufthansa German Airlines, Terranea Resort, Fairfield Inn & Suites, The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, Marriott Resorts, Davenport Hotel Collection, Visit Loudoun, and New Mexico True, among others.
HSMAI will pay tribute to MMGY Global during the annual HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala, a black-tie affair attended by more than 1,000 hospitality, travel and tourism marketing executives at the New York Marriott Marquis on Feb. 23.
“We are continually amazed by the creativity of the Adrian Award submissions,” said Fran Brasseux, HSMAI executive vice president. “We saw imaginative campaigns that got results in all categories, and we’re excited about honoring this year’s Adrian Award winners in February.”
In addition to commending MMGY Global’s award-winning work, the Gala and dinner reception honors lifetime achievement in travel/hospitality marketing, as well as The HSMAI Top 25: Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales, Marketing, Revenue Optimization. All winning entries will be accessible in the Adrian Awards Winners Gallery online following the gala at www.adrianawards.com.
Visit www.AdrianAwards.com for more information on the event and competition.
The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is committed to growing business for hotels and their partners, and is the industry’s leading advocate for intelligent, sustainable hotel revenue growth. The association provides hotel professionals & their partners with tools, insights, and expertise to fuel sales, inspire marketing, and optimize revenue through programs such as HSMAI’s MEET, Adrian Awards, and Revenue Optimization Conference. HSMAI is an individual membership organization comprising more than 7,000 members worldwide, with 40 chapters in the Americas Region. Connect with HSMAI at www.hsmai.org, www.facebook.com/hsmai, www.twitter.com/hsmai and www.youtube.com/hsmai1.
About MMGY Global
MMGY Global is an integrated global marketing firm with more than 35 years of experience in travel, hospitality and entertainment industries. With offices in Kansas City, New York, Orlando, and Madrid, MMGY serves many of the world's premier travel and tourism brands, including destination promotion boards and attractions, lodging, transportation and technology partners. MMGY provides comprehensive research, branding and measurement solutions as well as strategy and support in paid media, interactive development, mobile, social media, experiential marketing, public relations and CRM. The agency is also the co-author of the widely acclaimed MMGY Global Portrait of American Travelers® and Portrait of Digital TravelersTM. For more information, please visit www.mmgyglobal.com.