Presenting Sponsors

Congratulations to the 2022 Awards in Excellence Winners:

Administration Award

Guadalupe Bravo-Perez, Director of Human Resources, The Hotel Laura

Allied Partner Award

Sam Kandiyoti, President, FCI Hospitality

Event / Convention Services Award

Margery Reinheardt, Director of Catering, Hilton Houston Post Oak

Food & Beverage – Front of the House Award

Lyndis Williams, Walker Street Kitchen Server, Marriott Marquis Houston

Food & Beverage – Heart of the House Award

Leslie Gortz King, Cook, The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center

Front of the House Award – TIE

Kiem Hoan Ho, Night Auditor, The Lancaster
Mariel Martinez Lopez, Front Desk Manager, Houston Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village

General Manager – Full Service

Charles Watts, General Manager, Houston Marriott South by Hobby Airport

General Manager – Select Service

Tonyia Felts, General Manager, Hotel Ylem

Heart of the House

Maria Diaz, Housekeeping Manager, Sheraton Houston Brookhollow
Houston Spirit
Hyatt Regency Houston / Galleria

Houston Spirit

Hyatt Regency Houston / Galleria

Outstanding Lodging Student

Jack Burke

Outstanding Lodging Student

Grace Garcia

Sales / Marketing / PR / Revenue – Full Service

Tami Cobb, Senior Sales Manager, Hilton Americas – Houston

Sales / Marketing / PR / Revenue – Select Service

Olga Maciques, Director of Sales, SpringHill Suites By Marriott Houston Northwest

Thank you to our Event Sponsors and Partners: