The American Institute of Architects Miami Chapter, the Greater Miami & The Beaches Hotel Association and Oberhausen Marketing & Public Relations announce the call for entries for the 2019 Miami Hospitality Design Awards. Project owners and licensed architects and designers from anywhere in the world with hospitality projects located in Miami-Dade County are invited to enter through Jan. 25, 2019. Hospitality projects include hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, lounges and bars, and for the first time this year, food halls are welcome to submit. A licensed architect must be a part of the team to qualify for entry.
“In just the last two years Miami has welcomed world-class hospitality venues that have been widely recognized,” said President, Oberhausen Marketing & Public Relations, Josh Oberhausen. “We are excited to host our second awards ceremony and honor the visionary minds elevating our city’s hospitality sector.”
“Miami’s built environment has undergone tremendous change, especially in the hospitality sector where we are enjoying world-class venues and experiences,” said Executive Vice President, AIA Miami, Cheryl Jacobs.
“Our first awards ceremony was well-received, and we look forward to another successful event,” said President and CEO, GMBHA, Wendy Kallergis. “We want MHDA to be a platform for industry leaders to come together and discuss Miami’s hospitality future, and also be recognized for their work.”
Submission deadlines are as follows:
- Registration and Payment Due: Jan. 25, 2019
- Submission Uploads Due: Feb. 22, 2019
- AIA Miami & GMBHA members: $125 per entry
- Non-Members: $200 per entry
The Miami Design Awards ceremony will take place on April 3, 2019, at The Miami EDITION Hotel.
To enter, and for more information on the award categories and criteria, please visit: www.miamidesignawards.com.
About AIA Miami:
Located at the Miami Center for Architecture & Design, AIA Miami has over 800 members and offers professional development and support for member architecture professionals in South Florida. Embracing their responsibility to serve society, AIA members engage civic and government leaders and the public in helping find needed solutions to pressing issues facing our communities, institutions, nation and world. For more information about AIA Miami, visit www.aiamiami.org.
The Greater Miami & The Beaches Hotel Association is a membership organization comprised of hoteliers and allied members across Miami-Dade County. The association’s goal is to promote the interest of its members through advocacy, education and partnerships and advance Miami as the visitor’s destination of choice. The GMBHA’s calendar of events includes monthly hotelier’s breakfast series, awards events, networkers as well as luncheons featuring top leaders and educators in the hospitality industry. For more information, visit gmbha.com or call (305) 531-3553.
About Oberhausen Marketing & Public Relations:
Oberhausen Marketing & Public Relations is a full-service communications and brand development firm comprised of senior-level experts with a proven approach to doing business. The agency focuses on the architecture and design, real estate, construction, hospitality, healthcare and lifestyle industries. Oberhausen’s mission is to create connection, engagement, and transaction between its clients and their key audiences through the deployment of customized, strategic marketing and public relations programs. For more information, visit www.obrmarketing.com.