Thank you to everyone who attended the Stars of the Industry Awards Lunch/Day at the Races Fundraiser at Saratoga Race Course on August 18. It was wonderful to finally see everyone in person, and a great time was had by all. Congratulations to our 2021 Stars of the Industry winners (pictured below with NYSH&TA Chairman George Ntim) who have had an immense impact on the hospitality and tourism community in New York State. We are so grateful for their hard work, dedication, and positive impact on the industry.
Excellence in Hospitality
Michael Hoffman, Turf Hotels
Tourism Educator of the Year
Ingrid O'Connell, SUNY Schenectady Community College
General Manager of the Year
Lyle Woods, Homewood Suites by Hilton Saratoga Springs
Lodging Employee of the Year
Lloyd Reid, The Sherry-Netherland
Partner of the Year
Rose & Kiernan, Inc., an NFP Company
Tourism Executive of the Year
Donald Bennett, Jr., Campground Owners of New York (CONY)
Manager/Supervisor of the Year
Sara Greenhouse, Homewood Suites by Hilton Syracuse- Liverpool
Group Photo with Event Sponsor: Constellation
Thanks to Bill Bartlett from Constellation for attending!
Thank you to our sponsors who helped make this event possible.