Seatrade announces that entries are open for the Seatrade Cruise Awards 2019. This year’s awards will be presented as part of the Seatrade Europe event in Hamburg Germany on Wednesday 11th September 2019.
The awards provide businesses with the opportunity to showcase their achievements via the cruise industry’s most respected awards programme. With a varied category selection, it is the chance for all sectors within the industry to tell their story by sharing and celebrating their successes and presenting innovative projects that have contributed to improving the industry and/or customer experience.
This year’s principal sponsors are TheICEway and Oracle Hospitality. “At TheICEway we love innovation, determination and we are passionate this amazing industry. Sponsoring the cruise awards seemed like an obvious choice because we are investing in the determination and passion of others to constantly innovate. These people are the reason that cruise continues to go from strength to strength and there is no better platform than the Seatrade Cruise awards for deserved recognition” says Ian Richardson, CEO & Co-Founder, TheICEway.
“Oracle Hospitality Cruise is honored to continue to sponsor the Seatrade Cruise Awards since the program’s inception and help to recognize companies who have truly achieved excellence across the cruise industry” Ingo Soerensen, AVP, Global Cruise Sales, Oracle Hospitality, said.
Categories in this year’s awards are:Industry categories
Destination of the Year
Port of the Year
Marine Interior Design of the Year – NEW!
Supplier of the Year
Environmental Initiative Awards (sponsored by MedCruise)
Marketing Initiative of the Year (sponsored by Cruise Baltic)
Innovative Shorex of the Year
Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year 2019 (sponsored by V. Ships Leisure)
Seatrade Outstanding Achievement Award 2019
Deadline for entries is 31st July 2019. Winners will be announced live at Seatrade Europe on Wednesday 11 September 2019.