OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL OF THE YEAR 2013
The coveted award is for the hotel that has only been operating for three years or less but has already demonstrated proven success with a track record for seizing opportunities - namely, 'The Outstanding New Hotel of the year'. They will have an excellent reputation for quality and service, capturing the imagination and attention of the industry, public and media.
Below is the final shortlist chosen by the Nomination Committee, from which the public picked The Pig, Brockenhurst as their winner.
THE FINAL SHORTLIST
James Lohan, CEO, Mr & Mrs Smith
Peter Hancock, Chief Executive, Pride of Britain Hotels
Ciaran Fahy, Chief Executive, The Ellerman Group
Robin Shepherd, Chairman, Bespoke Hotels
Tom Bell, Editor, Alistair Sawday’s British Hotels & Inns
Pam Foden, Head of Industry Development, Visit England
Tim Etchells, Managing Director, The Independent Hotel Show