Relevant marketing activities
Anyone aged 30 or under on 31st December 2020 currently working full-time for a marketing, PR or other creative / media agency, whose main client is a UK hotel or accommodation provider.
What Judges will be looking for?
Evidence of the individual’s understanding of the hotel industry and of them leading campaigns that were both creative and successful for their client. Ability to think strategically, to work with SMART objectives, to analyse data & to innovate. A supporting statement from a client endorsing their professionalism and the positive contribution they have made to their business. Understanding of SMART objectives.
The procedure for entering is very straightforward.
Complete all sections on the entry form, which include Marketing Objectives (SMART), Target Market / Audience, Summary of Approach taken, Results and a statement as to why the entry is a worthy winner. Also, include links to all creative materials.
For Agency Marketer of the Year you will be required to submit a Manager’s Nomination, a Client Nomination, a Candidate Statement, the candidate’s CV and details of campaigns they have worked on, including links to relevant materials.
Then simply email your entry to [email protected] by 31st March 2021.
All entries will be acknowledged, and you will be advised approximately 2 weeks prior to the Awards Ceremony if your entry has been shortlisted. In these uncertain times, please bear with us regarding when, where and how this ceremony will take place.
Entrants and their campaigns must be UK-based and activities must have taken place during 2020. These awards are for hotels, but we also welcome entries from conference centres, wedding venues, hotel-based restaurants and spas, restaurants and spas with bedrooms, hostels, serviced apartments, student accommodation, hotel chains, consortia and individual hotels, as well as agencies representing any of these.
Entrants for Agency Young Marketer of the Year categories must be aged 30 or under on 31st December 2020 and currently working full-time in the UK either for a business, as described above, or for an agency where their main clients are in the above sectors.
Terms & Conditions
The content of entries will be treated in the strictest of confidence, and shared only with judging panels on that basis.
Judging panels will not comprise people who have an interest in any of the entries, nor represent competitors.
By entering the awards you give us permission to use any of the submitted creative materials in Social Media, once winners have been announced. You also allow us to use entries as the basis for HMA blog articles, once winners have been announced. BUT none of the statistics provided will be used without your express permission.