Now in its 38th year, the Gold Key Award for Excellence in Hospitality Design is the industry’s most prestigious honor. Staged in New York each November in conjunction with BDNY, this renowned competition is produced by HMG and presented by Boutique Design magazine.

There are a total of 20 categories, giving designers around the world the opportunity to showcase their influential and innovative design work in every sector of hospitality. View the categories and other details here.

Entries are being accepted NOW.
Submissions must be received by Friday, July 6

To be eligible for the industry’s most prestigious design honor, new construction, conversion or renovation work must have been/must be completed from MAY 1, 2017 to JULY 6, 2018. A renowned judging panel will select winners and finalists in each of the 20 categories, as well as the Designer of the Year.

The awards ceremony will take place November 12 at New York’s Gotham Hall.

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