Atlantic City Host Awards

ATLANTIC CITY – Nominations for the 23rd annual Atlantic City Host Awards are being accepted through Friday, March 20. The Atlantic City Host Awards honor employees in the tourism and hospitality industry who go above and beyond expectations to enrich the experience of Atlantic City visitors.

Management personnel may nominate any non-managerial employee from their hotel, restaurant, retail, tourism or hospitality-related field, as well as the public sector, in 27 categories.

Nomination forms, as well as a detailed description of each category, can be found at In order to access the forms, please click on the “2020 Host Award” icon on
the right side of the screen.

Nominations may be mailed or delivered to the CRDA at 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 or emailed to Doreen Prinzo at All nominations must be received no later  than Friday, March 20.

The Host Awards Selection Committee, which is comprised of hospitality and business
professionals, will review all submissions in confidence, and up to five finalists will be chosen
in each category.

This year’s Host Awards ceremony will take place Wednesday, May 6 in the Adrian Phillips Theater at Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. All finalists receive two complimentary tickets to the event while family, friends and co-workers are invited to purchase additional tickets to attend the event and support their nominee. Tickets are priced at $65 for an individual, and tables of ten are priced at $650.

Nominations are being accepted in the following categories: Best Server, Fine Dining, noncasino;
Best Server, Casual Dining, non-casino; Best Server, Fine Dining Casino Restaurant; Best Server, Casual Dining Casino Restaurant; Best Server, Banquet/Catering; Best Food and Beverage Support; Best Bartender; Best Host/Hostess; Best Visitor Information Service Personnel (Thomas G. Henning Award); Best Retail Sales Associate; Best Valet; Best Door Person; Best Bell Person; Best Room Service Personnel; Best Casino Host; Best Room Attendant/Housekeeper; Best Food Production Personnel; Best Guest Services/Concierge; Best Heart/Back of the House Personnel; Best Reservationist; Best Security Personnel; Best Casino Games Personnel (Ray Kot Award); Best Casino Support Personnel; Best Public Area Personnel; Best Cashier; Best Cocktail Server; and Best Spa Personnel.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact Doreen Prinzo, Marketing
Partnership Manager at 609-449-7156, or email at

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