Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association Serving the industry since 1979

Stars of the Industry

October 17, 2019

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association is pleased to host the 9th Annual Stars of the Industry Hospitality Awards Gala celebrating the exceptional professionalism and outstanding service of top individuals in our industry. Join us on October 17, 2019 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino from 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Greg Chase will be our emcee. Anthony Melchiorri from Hotel Impossible will be our guest speaker.

Formal attire recommended including gowns or cocktail dresses, evening pant or skirt suits, men’s suits, tuxedos or jackets and slacks. No shorts, jeans or sports attire.

This exciting industry event honors talent, performance and excellence in the workplace as we recognize the super stars from Nevada’s prestigious hospitality industry. Join us for an evening of honoring the exemplary employees, truly the Best of the Best that make the hospitality industry the number one industry in Nevada.

Greg Chase Anthony Melchiorri

This is the hospitality event of the year and sells out. Be sure to purchase your tickets now.

Sponsorships sell quickly. Sponsors have the opportunity to present the award in the nominee categories to the recipient at the gala. Recognition of sponsors is through our strong social media channels, website, Master Key blog, Hospitality Headliner, the event program and at the event.

Nomination submission deadline is 5:00 p.m., September 13, 2019.

Minimum 18 years of age to attend.

The following categories are open to non-management employees which includes line level and hourly

The following categories are open to supervisory and management employees

Member companies may submit one applicable nomination per category.

Last year’s Stars of the Industry gala – this year’s event on October 17 will be fabulous, too!

Nominate Them!

Here is your chance to recognize employees and colleagues who go above and beyond every day. They render exceptional customer service; they help their peers willingly; they are a true asset to the company.

Nominations are now closed.

Sponsor Them!

Supplier companies have a Red Carpet opportunity to support our super stars of the industry by sponsoring an award. Your generosity and support of NHLA and our industry is most appreciated by everyone in the industry. Sponsor an award now.

Gala Reservations!

Buy Gala Tickets now! Reserve your seat at this prestigious statewide event


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