CH&LA Member Awards

Stars of the Industry

Stars of the Industry Awards

The Stars of the Industry awards program was created more than 40 years ago by the American Hotel & Lodging Association to recognize outstanding accomplishments in the lodging industry.  While the categories have evolved over the years, the concept is still the same - to honor lodging employees and properties that best symbolize the quality service of the industry.

CH&LA & CABBI member properties are eligible to nominate one employee from their staff for the HD Supply Housekeeping Award, Outstanding Lodging Employee, Manager of the Year, General Manager of the Year, the Steven Porter Emerging Hospitality Leader of the Year or the Women in Lodging Connect Leader...


CH&LA Hall of Fame

Click Here to See California Hotel & Lodging Association Hall of Fame Winners

The California Hotel & Lodging Association's most prestigious honor, the Hall of Fame award, is presented to California hoteliers or executives recognized by industry peers for outstanding contributions of leadership, service and professionalism to the California lodging industry and community at large. 

Click here to view the list of CH&LA Hall of Fame award winners.


State Leadership Award

American Hotel & Lodging Association State Leadership Awards

Since 1998, AH&LA has honored some of the most outstanding professionals in the hospitality industry with a State Leadership Award. Honorees are chosen by their partner state association and have largely contributed to the work of their individual state association, AH&LA, and have ultimately strengthened the power and impact of both associations.