Awards LogoAwards Program 

 The ARDA Awards Program is committed to recognizing the best nominees submitted in categories that include overall professional excellence, outstanding sales and marketing accomplishments, product design, advertising and staff.

The ARDA Circle of Excellence (ACE) awards honor those that have attained the very highest level of excellence in the resort industry and whose accomplishments and dedication spur the industry to new heights.



 Awards General Information

The 2018 Awards Nomination Guide is now online! Click here to access it. 

Early bird deadline for submissions is Friday, December 22, 2017. Final deadline for submissions is Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

Need to buy tickets or tables for the Gala on Wednesday, May 9, 2018? Click here.

Questions? Contact Catherine Lacey.

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Comedian and Entertainment for ARDA Awards Gala 2018

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Congratulations to our 2017 ARDA Awards Winners 

2017 ARDA Awards Finalists:
Advertising, Promotion and Communications Division Finalists
Management & Administration Division Finalists
Resort Design Division Finalists
Sales & Marketing Division Finalists 


 Awards Program Eligibility and Helpful Hints

Find out the eligibility requirements for the ARDA Awards Program and also helpful hints for completing nominations. 

 Sample Narratives

Sample narratives are available to help with submission of nominations for the ARDA Awards program.

2017 ARDA Awards Winners 

Congratulations to the 2017 ARDA Awards Winners!