Finalists and winners in more than 20 project categories will be recognized at the Gold Key Awards gala, along with the 2019 Designer of the Year honoree. NEWH will honor their annual ICON of Industry winner and present the program’s namesake scholarship during the event. For questions or more information, contact Keisha Byrd at keisha.byrd@emeraldexpo.com.
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Monday, November 11

6:30 PM – 10:00 PM

(advanced registration required)

Cipriani 42nd Street | 110 E. 42nd Street

Cocktail Reception + Dinner, Awards Presentation

$500 per individual ticket ($525 after November 1)
Table of 10: $5,000.00 ($5,250.00 after November 1)


COCKTAIL ATTIRE

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MEET THE GOLD KEY JUDGES


AWARD CATEGORIES


BEST ECO-CONSCIOUS OR SOCIALLY-CONSCIOUS HOTEL
BEST LOBBY FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST LOBBY MIDSCALE
BEST LOBBY UPPER MIDSCALE
BEST LOBBY UPSCALE
BEST LOBBY LUXURY
BEST GUESTROOM FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST GUESTROOM MIDSCALE
BEST GUESTROOM UPPER MIDSCALE
BEST GUESTROOM UPSCALE
BEST GUESTROOM LUXURY
BEST SUITE
BEST NIGHTCLUB/LOUNGE
BEST EMERGING HOTEL CONCEPT: THE MOST INFLUENTIAL NEW HOTEL BRAND (MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE HOTEL OPEN)
BEST RESTAURANT CASUAL DINING
BEST RESTAURANT FINE DINING
BEST SPECIALTY DESIGN: CASINOS, CRUISE SHIPS, SPAS, FITNESS/WELLNESS FACILITIES, HOTEL RETAIL, SENIOR LIVING, POP-UPS, TRAINS, GLAMPING, ETC.
BEST RESORT
BEST HOTEL FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST HOTEL MIDSCALE
BEST HOTEL UPPER MIDSCALE
BEST HOTEL UPSCALE
BEST HOTEL LUXURY

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