HOLA Deal of the Year Awards

New to HOLA this year are the HOLA Deal of the Year Awards. The nomination period for the HOLA Development of the Year and Transaction of the Year for the 2018 calendar year is now open. Nomination forms must be submitted by Friday, March 22, 2019.

Development of the Year 2018
The HOLA Development of the Year Award recognizes a newly built, redeveloped, or repositioned (after significant product renovations and/or enhancements) hotel opened, reopened, or completed their repositioning in the Latin American region between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018. Development nominations are reviewed according to specific ranking criteria by the HOLA Development of the Year Award Committee to determine the three finalists. The finalists’ information is then reviewed and voted on by delegates of HOLA to determine the winner, whom will be announced at HOLA on May 21, 2019.



Transaction of the Year 2018
The HOLA Transaction of the Year Award recognizes a hotel or resort in which more than a 50 percent ownership stake has been acquired (transaction closed) in the Latin American region between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018. Transaction nominations are reviewed according to specific ranking criteria by the HOLA Transaction of the Year Award Committee to determine the three finalists. The finalists’ information is then reviewed and voted on by delegates of HOLA to determine the winner, whom will be announced at HOLA on May 21, 2019.