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HSMAI recognizes VEGAS.com with 4 hospitality awards
LAS VEGAS -- Jan. 29, 2008 - The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) last evening awarded VEGAS.com with one Gold Award and three Silver Awards for public relations and marketing excellence for its winning entries in the 2007 Adrian Awards Competition.
HSMAI paid tribute to VEGAS.com during the HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala, a black-tie dinner held on Jan. 28, at the New York Marriott Marquis and attended by more than 700 travel, hospitality and marketing executives.
These honors were awarded as part of the 2007 HSMAI Adrian Awards Competition, the largest and most prestigious travel event of its kind in the world.
"We are grateful when VEGAS.com's marketing and technical expertise is recognized," said Howard Lefkowitz, President of VEGAS.com. "We're also extremely proud to be a critical component of the Las Vegas tourism community."
HSMAI is the leading organization of sales and marketing professionals representing all segments of the hospitality industry. With a strong focus on education, HSMAI has become the industry leader in identifying and communicating trends in the hospitality industry while operating as a leading voice for both hospitality and sales and marketing management disciplines.
VEGAS.com was the only Las Vegas entity to win Gold in the 2007 Adrian Awards Competition.
Note to Media: Photos from the event are available.
VEGAS.com is the largest city destination travel website in the world with extensive, constantly updated information and a full range of travel products including hotel rooms, air-hotel packages, show tickets, tours and golf. A state-of-the-art contact center provides customer support, expert information and sales 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to complement the information on www.VEGAS.com and www.espanol.Vegas.com. VEGAS.com, through its Casino Travel & Tours unit, operates retail and concierge desks at more than 50 locations including the Palms, Paris, MGM Grand, Bally's, Mandalay Bay, Excalibur, New York-New York, Luxor and more. The company also offers a variety of excursions including city tours, the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon. VEGAS.com is a member of the Greenspun Family of Companies, privately owned and operating in Southern Nevada for more than 60 years.
Contact: Pamela Johnston