TravelAge West WAVE Awards
June 16, 2016
4375 Admiralty Way
Marina Del Rey, California 90292
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WAVE Awards Editors Picks
Every year, the editorial team at TravelAge West, headed by Editor-in-Chief Ken Shapiro, reviews hundreds of travel suppliers and products. Review methods include product analysis, on-site visits, a travel agent survey and online research. After careful consideration, a list of “Editor’s Pick” nominees, in a variety of categories are confirmed.
==> Click here to see a list of the 2016 Editor’s Picks
WAVE Awards Voting
Nominees are then placed on an official WAVE ballot, which is printed in the April issues of TravelAge West, posted online and promoted in email communications to travel agents throughout the Western United States.
Voting for the 2016 WAVE Awards is now closed
The Editors Picks and WAVE Award winners are celebrated at a star-studded gala held every June in Los Angeles. The black tie gala brings together honorees and travel agents, and recognizes the outstanding qualities and services of the industry’s leading travel suppliers.
Excellence in Leadership
TravelAge West’s Excellence in Leadership Award celebrates a long-standing icon of the travel industry, and recognizes their lifelong commitment to the betterment of the industry.
Honoring Jack Richards
“Jack’s strategic vision is always focused on growing business for Pleasant Holidays by growing business opportunities for our travel agent partners,” said Amy Terada, vice president of marketing for Pleasant Holidays. “Under his tactical direction, Pleasant Holidays has expanded its portfolio to offer the current must-experience destinations and cruise itineraries, and he has personally worked with industry partners to offer exclusive packages that drive business. Jack’s leadership has been the driving force resulting in Pleasant Holidays’ evolution to become much more than just Hawaii.”
Check back after this year's WAVE Awards to see who is our 2016 honoree.
TravelAge West congratulates all its Editors Picks nominees and provides a variety of tools to help them promote their nomination.
Sample press releases and official WAVE Award logos are available to all nominees. Download your materials in our WAVE marketing center now.