Articles tagged “awards”

Submissions Now Open: Introducing the Skift Design Awards 2019

Submissions Now Open: Introducing the Skift Design Awards 2019

Rafat Ali, Skift

Brands that make life more seamless or more fulfilling win the long-term journey for loyal customers. This is accomplished through intentional design of built environments, digital services, and experiences, and that's what Skift Design Awards will uncover and recognize. Submissions are now open!

1 month ago

Skift Is Among World’s Most Innovative Companies in 2019, According to Fast Company

Skift Is Among World’s Most Innovative Companies in 2019, According to Fast Company

Rafat Ali, Skift

At Skift, we believe innovation means constantly coming up with new ways and perspectives of looking at the world we inhabit while continuing to surprise and delight our readers and clients with new thinking and new approaches to the sectors we cover. This is a huge honor we take seriously as a mandate to continue on that path.

2 months ago

Ian Schrager: Hospitality Is a ‘Me Too’ Industry

Ian Schrager: Hospitality Is a ‘Me Too’ Industry

Deanna Ting, Skift

Schrager has a lot of strong opinions on the current state of the hotel industry and, given his track record of success, it's probably not a bad idea to listen to them.

2 years ago

The Trump-Connected Hotel Award System That Loves Trump Hotels

The Trump-Connected Hotel Award System That Loves Trump Hotels

Jeff Horwitz and Jake Pearson, Associated Press

There's a bigger story to be told here about all the organizations that offer rather dubious awards for "luxury." We'll just say that we've always felt sorry for any hotel with a "Star Diamond Award" hanging on its wall. Is it a star? Is it a diamond? Just pick a shape and stick with it.

3 years ago