This is a non-voting category. The winners are determined by TTG’s editorial team.

TTG’s editorial team is constantly at the pulse of the travel community. Every day, they communicate with and learn from the very people and organisations that make the industry tick. Once in a while, they discover outstanding individuals and companies that deserve special commendation for their contributions to the trade. This year, they are proud to honour:

Travel Personality of the Year

An outstanding, bold and charismatic leader who is a game-changer in the industry.

Destination of the Year

The Asian destination which tops the chart in arrivals, savvy marketing and industry development.

Travel Entrepreneur of the Year

An individual or travel company that is not afraid to take risks and invests in new markets and products in the region.

Best Travel Marketing Effort

The marketing and branding effort that has the most lasting effects on the travel trade.

Most Sustainable Travel Company

The travel company that cares deeply for the environment and community, and bridges local people to the world.