To identify outstanding members of the hospitality industry who have demonstrated professionalism in performing their jobs and have contributed to the positive image of the Hospitality Industry in Rhode Island.
Any employer or employee of a restaurant, caterer, lodging, vendor, or tourism property who is an active member of the RI Hospitality Association
With approximately 20 categories to choose from, some awards to mention include: Restaurant Employee of the Year, Chef of the Year, Hospitality Manager of the Year, Restaurant Supplier of the Year and many others.
To nominate someone you know please click on the below links to submit your online application or download the application. The completed application and letter of recommendation must be postmarked by Monday, August 13, 2018.
The application must be completed either by the nominator or the nominee to assist in the evaluation of candidates for the Stars of the Industry awards. In addition to the application, nominees are required to submit a letter of recommendation from their employer or a professional colleague. The completed application and letter of recommendation must be postmarked by Monday, August 13, 2018 and returned to:
Stars of the Industry
94 Sabra Street
Cranston, RI 02910
Award winners will be honored at the RI Hospitality Association and its Education Foundation Annual Meeting on November 28, 2018 at the Twin River Event Center.
Please be aware that winners will not receive complimentary tickets.