Nominations open on March 26th and close at midnight on April 30th 2021.

 

How to nominate

First-time users should click on the 'Login-Register' link above and then 'New User? Click Here' in order to create a user profile. Once registered and logged in, click on the 'submissions' link or a category title to be taken to the nomination form and select 'add new'. Users can enter any number of nominations and leave them unfinished before returning to complete and submit them at a later date. Once a nomination is submitted it can no longer be amended.

 

Categories
There are 16 Awards categories which represent a range of individual and team roles. The awards are open to entries from all companies within the travel and meetings industry. The judges are aware that companies have many different job titles to illustrate core business responsibilities.

It is important that nominations are entered in the category with the description that is the most suitable and appropriate.
 

Operations Manager of the Year

Recognising an individual from any sector of business travel who has demonstrated the ability to provide excellent customer service using an innovative, practical and strategic approach across operational management.
 

Operations Team of the Year

Recognising a team from any sector of business travel that has demonstrated the ability to provide excellent customer service using an innovative, practical and strategic approach across operational management.

 

Account Manager of the Year

Recognising an individual from any sector of business travel who takes a proactive and consultative approach to their role in order to provide unrivalled customer service, care and value to their client(s).
 

Recognising a team from any sector of business travel that takes a proactive and consultative approach to providing unrivalled customer service, care and value to their client(s).
 

Sales/Business Development Manager of the Year

Recognising an individual from any sector of business travel who has driven growth through outstanding sales results by the development and use of a creative and well-executed business strategy.
 

Sales/Business Development Team of the Year

Recognising a team from any sector of business travel that has driven growth through outstanding sales results by the development and use of a creative and well-executed business strategy.
 

Meetings and Events Manager of the Year

Recognising an individual who has demonstrated the ability to provide excellent customer service – using an innovative, practical and strategic approach – to deliver meetings and/or events.
 

Meetings & Events Team of the Year

Recognising a team or department that has demonstrated the ability to provide excellent customer service – using an innovative, practical and strategic approach – to deliver meetings and/or events.
 

Covid-19 Support Initiative of the Year

Recognising an individual or team from any sector of business travel that has demonstrated an innovative, proactive, practical and strategic approach to an initiative which has helped their business, colleagues or customers respond to the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic.
 

Duty of Care Initiative of the Year

Recognising an individual or team from any sector of business travel that has demonstrated an innovative, proactive, practical and strategic approach to ensure maximum duty of care to customers and/or colleagues.
 

Customer Wellbeing Initiative of the Year

Recognising an individual or team from any sector of business travel that has demonstrated an innovative, proactive, practical and strategic approach to ensure the wellbeing of customers.
 

Business Transformation Initiative of the Year

Recognising an individual or team from any sector of business travel that has driven and managed a transformation within their business which has had a positive impact on its customers and/or colleagues and on the overall success of the business.
 

Best Newcomer

Recognising an individual from any sector of business travel who has been involved in the industry for less than two years. This person will have demonstrated an aptitude and desire to develop their role in the sector and will have already made their mark within their organisation.
 

Rising Star

Recognising an outstanding individual from any sector of business travel, under 35 years of age, who has demonstrated an aptitude and desire to become a business leader of the future.
 

Change Champion Leader

Recognising an individual from any sector of business travel who has been instrumental in making a significant and impactful change within their business, sector or in the wider industry.
 

Industry Contribution Award

Recognising an outstanding leader, innovator, and influencer whose contribution, throughout their career, has bought real and positive change to the business travel industry.