Awards


Hotelier of the Year

2016  Gary McCormick, Boone Tavern
2014  John Shake, Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport
2013  Jim MacFarlane, Courtyard by Marriott Cincinnati Airport
2012   Dan Fay, CHA, Commonwealth Hotels, Inc.
2011   Gordy Snyder, Commonwealth Hotels, Inc.
2010   Greg Davis, CHA, Mammoth Cave Hotel
2009   Lisa Davis, CHA, Cumberland Falls State Park
2008   William Ott, CHA, Radcliff Inn
2007   R. Joseph Mittel, Galt House Hotels and Suites
2006   Mark Stevens, CHA, Holiday Inn Hopkinsville
2005   Chuck Dedman, CHA, Beaumont Inn
2004   Dan Smaldone, CHA, Holiday Inn Downtown Louisville
2003   Gerry vander Meer, CHA, Campbell House
2002   Mark O’Brien, Campbell House
2001   Elliott R. "Chip” Miles, Jr., CHA, Miles Management, Inc.
2000   Jim Willman, Drawbridge Hotel
1999   Donald Young, CHA, Holiday Inn Bardstown
1998   Paul Luersen, CHA
1997   George Ward, CHA

 

2016 Stars of the Industry Awards
 

Hotelier of the Year Award

Gary McCormick, Boone Tavern

 

Maintenance Excellence Award

Tim Shively, Hampton Inn Louisville Airport

 

 

 

 

 

Housekeeping Excellence Award

Brenda Johnson, Natural Bridge State Resort Park


 

Guest Service Excellence at the Front Desk

Keith "Tone" Allen, Hyatt Regency Lexington

 

 

Food Beverage Excellence

Chastie Waddington, Hilton Garden Inn Pikeville

 

 

 


2015 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Mariela Rivera, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Northeast

Guest Services Award
Fred Baker, Historic Boone Tavern

Food and Beverage Award
Margaret Prang, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Northeast


2014 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Tessie Sullivan, Cincinnati Riverfront Hampton Inn

Maintenance Award
Phillip Sexton, KY Department of Parks at Greenbo Lake State Park

Guest Services Award
Kate Smith, Marriott Griffin Gate Resort

Food and Beverage Award
Angel Murphy, Hampton Inn Cincinnati Airport South


2013 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Tina Elswick, Hampton Inn Cincinnati Airport

Maintenance Award
William Chenault, Historic Boone Tavern

Guest Services Award
Susan Borman, Residence Inn Cincinnati Airport

Food and Beverage Award
Bruce Alcorn, Historic Boone Tavern
Mary Parsley, Mammoth Cave Hotel


2012 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Sandy Ladd, Courtyard by Marriott Cincinnati Airport.

Maintenance Award
Charlie Davidson, Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport.

Food and Beverage Award
Karen Wainscott, Residence Inn Cincinnati Airport
Inigo Togonon, Hyatt Regency Louisville

Front Desk Award
Rachelle Rankin, Hampton Inn Cincinnati Riverfront


2011 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Viola Ashcraft, Resident Inn by Marriott

Food and Beverage Award
Worthie McGuire, Hilton Suites Lexington Green

Maintenance Award
Richard Lighter, Hyatt Regency Louisville, KY

Front Desk Award
Tammy Nanney, Ken Lake State Resort Park

Spirit of Hospitality Award
Karenzo Audace, Brown Hotel


2010 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Gloria Bevins, Renfro Valley Entertainment Center
Rose Baker, Renfro Valley Entertainment Center
Brenda Danner, Greenbo Lake State Park Resort, Greenup, KY

Food and Beverage Award
Neal Ward, English Grill – Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY

Maintenance Award
Phil McCord, Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, Carlisle, KY

Front Desk Award
Renee Sims, Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport, Louisville, KY


2009 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Dorothy Canada, Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Corbin, KY

Food and Beverage Award
Pam Hunt, Country Inn & Suites, Lexington, KY

Maintenance Award
Mickey Winebrenner, The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY

Front Desk Award
Susie Scott, Hamptno Inn, Pikeville, KY

Security Officer Award
Archie Mathis, Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, KY


2008 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Mary Jane Booth, Barren River State Resort Park
Maggie King, Holiday Inn North

Food and Beverage Award
Chef Lloyd Claybrook, Hilton Suites at Lexington Green

Maintenance Award
John Williams, Holiday Inn University Plaza

Front Desk Award
Brenda Kirkpatrick, Hilton Suites at Lexington Green

William J. Ott, CHA, Radcliff Inn


2007 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Yajaira (Yodi) Hernandez, Drawbrige Inn, Ft. Mitchell

Food and Beverage Award
Lynn Dixon, Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, KY

Maintenance Award
Jeff Hall, Greenbo Lake State Resort Park

Front Desk Award
Sharita Stone, Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, KY
Stephanie Skidmore, Cumberland Falls State Resort Park


2006 Stars of the Industry Awards

Housekeeping Award
Karen Hawkey, Radcliff Inn, Radcliff, KY

Food and Beverage Award
Darlene Massaro, Griffin Gate Marriot Resort, Lexington, KY

Maintenance Award
Bill Creech, Crowne Plaza Hotel Campbell House, Lexington, KY

Front Desk Award
Julia Richards, Crowne Plaza Hotel Campbell House, Lexington, KY