Nominations are currently open. Visit the nominations page to nominate someone for a WAVE Award.
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The mission of the WAVE (Way Above Visitor Expectations) 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- less than 150 Rooms
- Lodging- 150+ Rooms
- Retail & Service
- Volunteer in Hospitality
Nominations will be accepted from both employers and guests from April 30 – October 12, 2014. 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 20, 2014. Employers, nominees and guests are all encouraged to attend this event.
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 (616) 233-3577 or firstname.lastname@example.org.