2016 Stars of the Industry Winners
 
 
Managers of the Year:
 
 
Accounting & Human Resources - More than 150
Kathleen Wall - The Hotel Captain Cook
 
Food & Beverage - Less than 150
Aaron Gray - Land's End Resort
 
Food & Beverage - More than 150 
Jaimon Lyons - Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge
 
Front Office - More than 150
Courtney Morton - The Hotel Alyeska
 
Guest Services - Less than 150
Meghan Thibodeau - Fairfield Inn & Suites Anchorage
 
Guest Services - More than 150
Kristi Salonen - McKinley Chalet Resort
 
Housekeeping - Less than 150
Ed Stanley - Denali Bluffs Hotel
 
Housekeeping - More than 150
Alexis Hunt - Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference Center
 
Kitchen - More than 150
Richell Abaniza - The Lakefront Anchorage
 
Maintenance/Engineering & Security - More than 150
Jeff Lisech - Crowne Plaza Anchorage Midtown
 
Sales & Marketing - More than 150
Sandra Gibson - Crowne Plaza Anchorage Midtown
 
 
Employees Of the Year: 
 
Accounting & Administrative/Clerical - Less than 150
Kyle Lavey - GuestHouse Anchorage Inn
 
 Accounting & Administrative/Clerical - More than 150
Ryshel Manuel-Cequena - Grande Denali, LLC
 
 Banquet - More than 150
Frederick DeForest - The Lakefront Anchorage
  
Food & Beverage - Less than 150 
Cordero McNeal - Homewood Suites
 
 Food & Beverage - More than 150
Gina Magno - Westmark Anchorage
 
Front Office - Less than 150 
Elizabeth Criswell - Microtel Inn & Suites
 
Front Office - More than 150 
Rachel Hunter - The Hotel Captain Cook
 
 Guest Services - Less than 150
May Xiong - Holiday Inn Express
 
 Guest Services - More than 150
Amor Alip - The Hotel Captain Cook
 
Housekeeping - Less than 150 
Sione Tuuholoaki - Homewood Suites
 
 Housekeeping - More than 150
Pepito Ong - The Hotel Captain Cook
 
Housekeeping Auxiliary - More than 150 
Leonila Dungca - The Lakefront Anchorage
 
 Housekeeping Room Attendant - Less than 150
Terry Ambrosio - Comfort Inn Ship Creek
 
 Housekeeping Room Attendant - More than 150
Avanel Findley - Embassy Suites Anchorage
 
 Kitchen - More than 150
Jose Martinez - Crowne Plaze Anchorage Midtown
 
 Maintenance & Security - Less than 150
Jonathan DeLeon - Hilton Garden Inn
 
 Maintenance & Security - More than 150
Anthony Durgin - The Lakefront Anchorage
 
 
 Allied Members & Special Recognition:
 
 Rising Star of the Year
Samantha Reyna-Gonzalez - Holiday Inn Express Anchroage
 
Spirit of Hospitality
 Impressionist Program - Grande Denali, LLC
 
Outstanding Member Property - Less than 150 
Hilton Garden Inn 
 
Outstanding Member Property - More than 150 
McKinley Chalet Resort
 
Allied Member of the Year 
Sysco Alaska
 
Hospitality Achievement Award 
Jill Pawson - The GuestHouse Anchorage Inn