AHEAD, the Awards for Hospitality Experience and Design revealed its winners at The Capitol Theatre, Singapore on March 7, 2017.
The awards celebrate design in all its forms and the guest experience it creates in hospitality projects worldwide. A panel of judges, comprising industry leading hoteliers, architects, and interior designers, assessed entries on their aesthetic excellence, guest experience and commercial viability.
The event was the first of eight regional award ceremonies taking place around the world in 2017 and 2018, celebrating the best new hotels in Asia, the Americas, the Middle East & Africa, and Europe.
These regional heats will culminate in a Global Biennale in 2019 which will see the winners of the regional heats compete head-to-head to decide a worldwide winner in each category.
Matt Turner, Director, AHEAD, commented “The judges had a tough job on their hands choosing winners of the inaugural AHEAD Asia awards as the standard was exceptionally high across the board. The winners were selected for their exceptional design and its contribution to the guest experience in these outstanding hotel properties.”
AHEAD celebrates the relentless pursuit of the exceptional in the hospitality industry. The awards recognise design in all its forms, and the guest experiences created in hospitality projects worldwide. Hosted by Sleeper Magazine, AHEAD comprises four annual, regional awards schemes run over a two year period, culminating in a global biennale