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2015 Top HAT Award Winners

Winners of the Top HAT Awards Gala

Tourism Association of New Mexico (TANM) had the TIARRA awards and New Mexico Lodgers Association (NMLA) had the Stars of the Industry Awards but since those two have merged to form the new New Mexico Hospitality Association, we brought the Top HAT Awards Gala front and center with a fun-filled night of celebration!
Please visit http://newmexicohospitality.org/2017TopHAT for information on this year's Top HAT Awards Gala.

2015 Winners

Front-of-the-House Hospitality
Ruben Marquez
Assistant Bell Captain
La Fonda on the Plaza
Front-of-the-House Food and Beverage
Andrew Garcia
Assistant Dining Room Manager
La Fonda on the Plaza
Back-of-the-House Hospitality
Mat Bolinger
Director of Operations
Spectra/Santa Ana Star Center 
Back-of-the-House Food and Beverage
Ryan Numair
Chef De Cuisine
Hotel Andaluz
Outstanding Event
Santa Fe Wine and Chile Fiesta
Outstanding Attraction
La Fonda Detours- Docent Art & History Tours
La Fonda on the Plaza
Best Print Campaign
Las Cruces Country Music Festival
Las Cruces Convention & Visitors Bureau
Agency: Moetiv8 Marketing
Best Digital Campaign
Fly to Sunshine
Albuquerque Convention Center & Visitors Bureau
Agency: McKee, Wallwork & Co.
Best Broadcast 
The Bachelor in Santa Fe & Northern New Mexico
Most Innovative Campaign 
New Lobby Lounge Naming Contest
Eldorado Hotel & Spa
a Heritage Hotels & Resorts property
Tourism Professional of the Year
Georgia Strickfaden
Buffalo Tours
Hospitality Professional of the Year
Rafael Avalos
Director of Housekeeping
Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder


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