Who can enter?
Anyone aged 30 or under on 31st December 2020 currently working full-time in the UK hotel industry or for an accommodation-provider
What Judges will be looking for?
More than just the individual’s achievements so far, but their contribution to the hotel industry, their on-going desire to learn and innovate in marketing and their understanding and embracing of the ever-changing marketing channels, data and tools available to them. Evidence of working well within a team and with the appropriate agencies. Understanding of SMART objectives.
How to Enter
The procedure for entering is very straightforward.
For Young Marketer of the Year you will be required to submit a Manager’s 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 either 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.