The fully inclusive ASAP Serviced Apartment Industry Awards recognises excellence, innovation and best practice at individual, team and company level throughout the industry and brings together ASAP members, the wider industry, operators, agents and suppliers to celebrate and recognise the sector’s achievements over the past 12 months.
The serviced apartment industry from around the world came together in London for a very special celebratory Gala Awards Dinner where ASAP named the winners of the 2017 Serviced Apartment Industry Awards.
Speaking after the awards ceremony James Foice, Chief Executive of the ASAP commented: "We’ve had a wonderful celebration this evening as the industry came together after an action-packed day at our annual Convention, to celebrate the winners of our 2017 ASAP Awards. There is so much incredible innovation, talent, dedication and excellence in this vibrant and highly successful global growth sector, it’s so important to recognise this through our annual ASAP Awards Programme. The quality of submissions in this, our 5th year of running the programme, was truly outstanding and I’d like to congratulate all of our winners and those who achieved ‘Highly Commended’ this evening, as well as everyone who took the time to submit such high quality entries".
Winners & Highly Commended: 2017 ASAP Serviced Apartment Industry Awards
Serviced Apartment Marketing Award
Winner: Staying Cool
Highly Commended: Cheval Residences
Serviced Apartment Corporate Account Management Award
Winner: SACO The Serviced Apartment Company
Highly Commended: SilverDoor
Serviced Apartment Rising Star of the Year Award
Winner: Kimberley Barber, Cycas Hospitality
Highly Commended: Dominic Meyer, Smart Apartments AG (Switzerland)
Serviced Apartment Team of the Year Award
Winner: Corporate Housing Factory (Netherlands)
Highly Commended: City Stay Apartments – Milton Keynes
Serviced Apartment Investment in People Award
Winner: Cycas Hospitality
Highly Commended: Staying Cool
Serviced Apartment Industry Breakthrough & Innovation – Agents & Operators Award
Winner: Locke by SACO
Highly Commended: BASE APARTHOTELS (Switzerland)
Serviced Apartment Industry Breakthrough & Innovation – Business Partners Award
Highly Commended: NewBook
Serviced Apartment Guest Experience Award
Winner: PREMIER SUITES PLUS
Highly Commended: ACO The Serviced Apartment Company
Serviced Apartment SME Business of the Year Award
Winner: House of Fisher
Highly Commended: Citystay Limited
Serviced Apartment Corporate Business of the Year Award
Winner: PREMIER SUITES
Highly Commended: SACO The Serviced Apartment Company
James Foice concludes: "Our 2017 ASAP Awards were judged by a panel of 5 external judges– esteemed industry leaders and key influencers in the wider hospitality sector:
- Janet Harmer, Hotels Editor, The Caterer
- Marie Hickey, Director – Commercial Research, Savills UK
- Jon Bolger, Group Travel Procurement Director (interim), Capita PLC
- Samantha van Leeuwen, Head of Hotels & Venues, PWC
- Geoffrey Roe, Business Development Manager, The Springboard Charity"
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