5-STAR HOTEL OF THE YEARSponsored by
Since 1938, Restonic has been an integral part of the bedding industry with a longstanding tradition of researching, developing and engineering the highest quality sleep products. Restonic bedding products are designed to offer the ultimate in sleep comfort and body support, amd are the industry leader in providing specialty bedding that even the most sleep – deprived consumer should consider. With a long-standing tradition of researching, developing and engineering the highest quality sleep products, Restonic has been an integral part of the bedding industry for nearly three quarters of a century, a significant milestone very few mattress companies achieve.
HEAD CHEF OF THE YEARSponsored by
More than 100 years of experience in the production of Gragnano Pasta make the di Martino family the reference point in the world market of Protected Geographical Indication (P.G.I.) high quality pasta. Di Martino pasta is made by the successful encounter of selected 100% Italian durum wheat semolina with the purest local spring water. The bronze die extrusion and the slow drying process at low temperature help making it fall under PGI Gragnano Pasta. The result is a rough and tasty product, able to perfectly hold sauces and return the intense aroma of wheat. Consumer’s wide choice ranges from whole wheat, to organic, to regional and original products, up to the vintage hand-wrapped line, for a total amount of over 120 pasta shapes. Nowadays the Di Martino Company produces 8 million portions of pasta everyday and exports its Italian quality and tradition over more than 36 Countries.
NEW RESTAURANT OF THE YEARSponsored by
Kimbo represents the true passion for coffee: a story that began in a small coffee shop in Naples, the world capital of espresso. Leader in the Italian coffee market, Kimbo selects the best varieties of coffee directly at the plantations, then masterfully creates the exclusive blends to transform a coffee break into an extraordinary moment of pleasure. With a wide range of products skilfully crafted to please the palate of international coffee lovers, Kimbo brings the passion of coffee to all corners of the globe.
HOSPITALITY LEADER OF THE YEARSponsored by
1974 marked the start of this premium brand's rise to success and path to win the hearts of many. Ever since, Patchi has been on a unique journey that has evolved with the passing years and the spread of this exclusive brand throughout the world. The Maison is tied to an exclusive heritage. Attention to fine detail, an emphasis on uniqueness and “savoir-faire" intertwine in each of our chocolate gift creations. Values melt together to make us who we are. A network of more than 214 boutiques in 21 different countries around the Middle East, North America, Europe, North Africa and Asia Pacific. Patchi operates five chocolate factories in the region, and four other manufacturing divisions in Lebanon, including a printing house for the production of packages, a factory for the silver plated line, the porcelain division, and the artificial flower division for the production of Patchi’s unique accessories.
HOTEL LAUNCH OF THE YEAR
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With over 35 years of experience, Guest Supply is an industry leader in hospitality supplies, serving the world’s top hotel chains and independent properties.
We deliver consistent quality across all product categories - greater convenience and product availability, an easy-to-use ordering system, and the support of the industry’s largest sales team. Our unique combination of capabilities, including product design and development, manufacturing, distribution, and service and support, positions Guest Supply as the only provider a property will ever need.
Numerous aspects of our full-spectrum solutions set us apart and help us better meet the needs of our customers. We offer over 30,000 quality products, including bath and bed linens, personal care amenities, guest room accessories, housekeeping supplies, small appliances, furniture, fixtures, equipment, and more. We are partnered with the world’s most prestigious retail brands; including La Perla, Ormonde Jayne and Aromatherapy Associates to major hotel groups around the world through our offices in the UK, USA, Canada, China, Dubai and Asia Pacific.
Our customers also look to us to meet their growing and evolving needs. As part of Sysco Corporation – the leading global provider of food products to the restaurant, healthcare, and lodging industries – we are able to leverage their significant logistical expertise to continually expand the level of service we offer the hospitality industry.
EVENT VENUE OF THE YEARSponsored by