Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces 2017 Annual Award Winners & Southland Stars of the Industry
WHAT: The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau, the regional destination management organization for Chicago’s 62 south and southwest suburbs, will recognize its members, municipalities and organizations for their outstanding service in the hospitality and tourism industries during Fiscal Year 2017.
The awards will be presented at the CVB’s Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at Hilton Chicago – Oak Lawn. Keynote speaker President and CEO of Choose Chicago, Chicago’s Convention & Visitor Bureau, David Whitaker, will speak on the economic the strength of tourism on the regional, state and national level.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
WHERE: Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn & Conference Center
9333 South Cicero Ave., Oak Lawn, IL 60453
The annual Stars of the Industry Awards honor the work of exceptional hospitality employees from The Chicago Southland. The awards presented will be derived from the communities of Alsip, Burbank, Crestwood, Crete, Homewood, Lansing, Mokena, Monee, Oak Lawn, Orland Park and Tinley Park.
2017 Administrative Employee of the Year
2017 Food & Beverage Employee of the Year
2017 Guest Service Employee of the Year
2017 Guest Service Front Desk Employee of the Year
2017 Housekeeping Employee of the Year
2017 Manager of the Year
2017 Restaurant Frontline Employee of the Year
2017 Attraction Frontline Employee of the Year
2017 Restaurant Manager of the Year
Award of Merit
Linda Morgan Award for Volunteerism
Patricia Chase-Magon Municipal Leadership Award
Senator Aldo DeAngelis Leadership Award
Member of the Year
While we want to keep the award winners under wraps, it important the media realize
the relevance to each community.
The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination management and marketing organization for Chicago’s 62 south and southwest suburbs. The Chicago Southland CVB markets the Chicago Southland region as a destination for leisure, meetings
and conventions, group tour and sports events. For more information, go to VisitChicagoSouthland.com
Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau
Loren Petrakis-Mueller - Communications Manager
2304 173rd Street Lansing, IL 60438
Phone: 708-895-8200 Fax: 708-895-8288 Toll-free: 888-895-8233