Partnership's support for awards celebrating hospitality and tourism
TOURISM partnership Visit South Devon is lending its support to the new South Devon Tourism and Hospitality Awards 2012, hosted by The Herald Express.
Marketing manager Stephanie Cherrett said: "We are delighted to be supporting the new tourism awards particularly as Visit South Devon is committed to raising standards in tourism and hospitality, and the awards will give South Devon businesses and individuals the opportunity to show case the best of what's on offer."
Stephanie, who will also be one of the judges, added: "Tourism and hospitality are vital ingredients in the South Devon economy and Visit South Devon is keen to get behind an initiative that celebrates the importance of both these sectors.
"The 13 different awards ranging from Hotel of the Year, Excellence in Customer Service award, Tourism Event of the Year to Tourism and Hospitality Business of the Year will also help to raise the profile of those businesses nominated.
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"Publicity surrounding the awards will help visitors to South Devon make their choices based on excellence, this should be a great incentive for businesses to enter and help demonstrate quality in South Devon."
Visit South Devon is the area tourism partnership responsible for promoting South Devon to national and regional audiences.
The main aim of the company is to increase the number of visitors to South Devon for the benefit of the local tourism economy.
With links into other events in Devon and the South West, the English Riviera and South Devon Tourism and Hospitality awards will promote and encourage the very best in this crucial sector for the future growth of the economy of the area.
Entries will be invited until late July.
Judging will take place followed by a five-star event to celebrate short-listed companies, winners and all of those entering on September 28.
To enter and for more information, log on to www.heraldexpresstourismawards.co.uk
Visit South Devon works with Visit Devon the destination management organisation for Devon.
It is a community interest company existing solely for the benefit of the local tourism community.
It is a public-private company limited by guarantee and not for profit — ensuring all revenue is put back into marketing initiatives for the area.
For more information about Visit South Devon, log on to www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk or call Stephanie Cherrett on 01803 864894.