If you're passionate about what you do, this is your opportunity to shine.
The Mid Wales Tourism Awards recognise businesses, organisations and individuals that have demonstrated outstanding achievement. They are open to anyone located in:
Meirionnydd / Southern Snowdonia
We know that Mid Wales businesses are often modest about their achievements, but please don't be! These tourism awards are here to recognise excellence - those who care about the tourism industry and their customers, and those who work hard to ensure visitors have a fantastic experience.
To raise your profile and be recognised for your hard work
To gain a competitive edge via submission feedback from industry leaders
To energise and motivate your team
To attract the best staff
To give you a great marketing hook to help attract more visitors/guests
To celebrate and network with industry peers and colleagues at the awards ceremony
Not forgetting the opportunity to go forward to the Visit Wales National Tourism Awards 2020 (for certain categories only)
What additional benefits will an overall winner receive?
Access to professional photo/s taken on the awards night
Inclusion in all media releases distributed to an extensive media list following the Awards Ceremony
Exposure through social media channels during/after the Awards Ceremony
All winners/finalists will receive a logo to publicise as you wish
The awards are open for all and you are welcome to receive feedback about your submission (available upon request) once the awards ceremony has taken place. The application form covers 4 key sections and submitting an entry may help you to highlight a few areas for review or goals for the future.
The following table identifies some of the direct benefits associated with entering the Mid Wales Tourism Awards.
Regional & National Awards
Publically recognised and reward excellence
Allow applicants to access feedback and advice from industry leaders
Present an opportunity for key staff and supporters to attend the awards, network and celebrate
Heighten Staff Motivation
Professional development tool that increase business acumen amongst business owners/senior staff
Provide a benchmark for best practices within the tourism industry
Promote business planning and annual review of business goals and achievements
Recognise the full potential of a business including areas for improvement and/or development
Provide exclusive Marketing & PR Opportunities
Reinforce the value of, and consumer confidence in tourism in Mid Wales
Give successful applicants an opportunity to progess to the next stage, from regional awards to national (only applicable for certain categories)