The search for the best in Rotorua hospitality is on!
The annual Rotorua Hospitality Awards nomination process has begun, where outstanding hospitality staff will be nominated by their peers for their outstanding commitment to Rotorua’s vibrant hospitality industry. The awards are presented by the Restaurant Association of New Zealand. Winners will be announced and celebrated at the awards evening on Sunday, 2 July at the Energy Events Centre. This year, the Rotorua Hospitality Awards will host award winning Michael Meredith as a guest speaker at the awards evening.
Owner of Meredith’s in Auckland and champion of the Eat My Lunch initiative, Michael has recently begun S.T.E.M nights, a Dine by Donation initiative that helps those who cannot always help themselves and has raised over $160,000 in the past two years. Further recognition for Michael includes winning the Restaurant Association / American Express 2015 Good Neighbour Award and 2015 Lewisham Awards Outstanding Chef award.
2017 Rotorua Hospitality Awards Categories:
Monin Outstanding Bar
Indian Star Emerging Business
Bidfood Outstanding Café
Service IQ Emerging Chef
Inghams Outstanding Chef
Restaurant Association of New Zealand Outstanding Ethnic Restaurant
Menumate Point of Sale Outstanding Front of House Team
OneMusic Outstanding Restaurant
Skyline Rotorua Outstanding Sales Representative
Gilmours Tauranga Outstanding Takeout
Events & Venues Excellence in Event Hospitality
Rotorua Lakes Council People’s Choice Award
Tohu Wines Icon of Rotorua Hospitality
Details on the event, voting and tickets to the event can be found at www.rotoruaawards.co.nz.