Stars of the Industry Awards Program

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Greater Cleveland Stars August 24, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm DoubleTree by Hilton, The Tudor Arms Hotel Cleveland
Greater Columbus Stars August 29, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
Greater Dayton Stars August 31, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Marriott at the University of Dayton
Greater Cincinnati Stars August 22, 11:30 am -2 pm Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza



Stars of the Industry Awards “Helpful Hints”

Have you ever wondered –Where does this employee fit best?  

  • First note which department they work in
  • Whether they are management or non-management

Server of the Year (non-management)

Servers, Wait staff, Kitchen personnel

Housekeeper of the Year (non-management)

Employees of the Housekeeping Department                  

Front Desk Associate of the Year (non-management)

Front Desk, Bell Person, Concierges   

Hospitality Leadership Team of the Year

Award for hotel staff as a team (Must nominate a nominee in one other category to be eligible.)

Supervisor/Manager of the Year  

Managers or Supervisors from any Department 

Rockstar of the Year (non-management)

Recognizes employees from behind the scenes

such as Accounting, Engineering, Business Office, Chef

General Manager of the Year

General Managers from any member property



Winners from the 2016 Ohio Stars of the Industry:

Server of the Year

Kathy Chiarini

Crowne Plaza Cincinnati Blue Ash

Housekeeper of the Year

Oumy Ndiaye

Hilton Columbus at Easton

Front Desk Associate of the Year

Heather Paul

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Supervisor/Manager of the Year

Lisa Gladman

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Service Superstar of the Year

Elise Masquielier

Crowne Plaza Dayton

General Manager of the Year

Kenny Didier

Metropolitan at the 9 Hotel

ULO Property of the Year

Glenlaurel A Scottish Inn and Cottages

Rockbridge, OH

Allied Member of the Year

AAA Home & Away Magazine

Worthington, OH

HSMAI Sales Scout of the Year

Abbey Border

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newark

New Life Furniture Community Award

Patrice Bender

Quality Inn West Chester

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