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.

Congratulations to our 2016 Awards Winners
Click here to view the list of winners

The time to order duplicate awards and certificates has passed. We will accept duplicate award orders again in January of 2017. Please check back here at that time for additional information. 

The 2017 Awards Nomination Guide will be posted here in early September. If you have questions prior to that, please contact Catherine Lacey,



Awards Program Presenting Sponsor American Express 

Platinum Sponsors
The Berkley Group
Bluegreen Corporation
Diamond Resorts International
Disney Vacation Club
Hilton Grand Vacations
Holiday Inn Club Vacations
International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE)
Interval Leisure Group
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp.
Vistana Signature Experiences
Wyndham Vacation Ownership, Inc.

Gold Sponsors
Extreme Engineering
Old Republic Timeshare Services
SFX Preferred Resorts


 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.

2016 ARDA Awards Winners & Finalists

Congratulations to the 2016  ARDA Awards Winners!