Nominations are currently open. Visit the nominations page to nominate someone for a WAVE Award.
The mission of the WAVE Awards is to recognize outstanding service providers in the Kent County hospitality industry. This annual awards program is a partnership between Experience Grand Rapids and the Kent County Lodging Association.
One award will be presented in each of the following eight categories:
- Lodging < 150 Rooms*
- Lodging > 150 Rooms*
- Retail & Service
- Volunteer in Hospitality*
*Updated or new category for 2013.
Nominations will be accepted from both employers and guests from April 30 – October 7, 2013. A maximum of three individuals may be nominated from each business. Nomination forms may be submitted online or printed and sent in.
Winners will be selected by a panel of judges and recognized at the Impacting Hospitality Celebration on November 21, 2013. Employers, nominees and guests are all encouraged to attend this event.
Many sponsorship opportunities are available, and all local businesses are invited to visit our sponsorship page for more information.
Please help us recognize those individuals who make Grand Rapids and Kent County a great place to visit and enjoy. Questions may be directed to Emily Capron at (616) 233-3577 or email@example.com.