2017 HM Awards winners announced in front of record crowd
The winners of the 2017 HM Awards for Accommodation Excellence, presented by Sealy Posturepedic, were named in front of a record 730 attendees last Friday night (Sep 1) at Sydney Town Hall.
Hosted by television personality Larry Emdur, the HM Awards have, for the 15th time, recognised the accommodation industry’s finest staff, properties, brands and chains across Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.
At the 2017 HM Awards, over 70 awards were handed out on the night and the full list of the winners is included below.
On the night, over $53,000 was raised for the Kids Cancer Program at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation. Once again, the Australasian hotel industry was right behind a major fundraising drive, with funds this year going to help find little ones in need.
The 2017 HM Awards were hosted by HM magazine; presented by Sealy Posturepedic; co-hosted by AHS Hospitality, Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School and Intrust Super; sponsored by the Accommodation Association of Australia (AAoA), A List Guide, ARMA, Assa Abloy Hospitality, Australasian Hotel Industry Conference & Exhibition, Big Review TV, Calabria Family Wines, Janus et Cie, Nespresso, SpiceNews & SPICE Magazine, Sanpellegrino, TravMedia.com and Withers Australia; and supported by Asahi, Blissful Events, Stoli and Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA).