2019 Industry Spotlight Awards Call for NominationsMay 20, 2019

Do you have a mentor you have looked up to for years? Or maybe you know of someone who has been doing amazing things in our industry and community. This is your opportunity to nominate them for a Colorado Restaurant Association Award. This is THE best way to celebrate the outstanding people in our industry.

We are now accepting nominations for our 2019 industry awards programs. This is a great way to recognize professionals that have contributed greatly to the customer experience and positive image of the restaurant industry. Nominations are due July 12. 

ISA Nominate

The Industry Spotlight Awards, held the first evening of the Colorado Restaurant Show, takes place on September 17 at the Colorado Convention Center. This awards program recognizes our Industry Spotlight Awards winners, which will include: 

  • Outstanding Professional – Signature Dish Award
  • Regional Outstanding Professional – Signature Dish Award
  • Exceptional Newcomer – Signature Dish Award
  • Outstanding Media Professional – Signature Dish Award
  • Pinnacol Assurance Safety Award
  • Outstanding Allied Partner Award (New)
  • Stars of the Industry Awards (New):
    • Manager of the Year
    • FOH Employee of the Year
    • BOH Employee of the Year
    • Bartender of the Year
    • Chef of the Year
    • Legacy Employee of the Year

ISA NominateOr get a PDF Form here

Take a look at the award videos from last year.

DSA Lifetime Achievement

This prestigious awards program celebrates individuals who are devoted to the idea of hospitality and practice it in their daily lives. These individuals are recognized throughout the industry for the significant contributions they made through their leadership, service and dedication to the foodservice industry and community. Awards will be presented at the Colorado Restaurant Association’s Board of Directors Dinner on Tuesday, October 9 at the Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs.

Awards presented that evening will include:

  • The Distinguished Service Award
  • Hall of Fame Awards
  • The Noel & Tammy Cunningham Humanitarian Award

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Take a look at the award videos from last year.

Nominations for both awards are due July 12, 2019

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