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

Most outstanding individual for taking proactive steps to develop the travel industry and for demonstrating innovation in his field.

Destination of the Year

Most outstanding destination for taking proactive steps and initiatives to the development and promotion of the travel industry.

Travel Entrepreneur of the Year

Most outstanding trend-setting travel professional in the region. An individual who is not afraid to take risks, thinks outside the box in bringing new sources of revenues, is innovative in meeting new customer demands and demonstrates the qualities of a modern and admirable travel entrepreneur.

Best Travel Marketing Effort

Most outstanding company for its excellent marketing and relationship efforts within the travel industry. This company is also befitting as an inspirational branding role model.

Most Sustainable Travel Company

The company that demonstrates the utmost respect and care for the environment and community, and bridges local people and places to the world.