The Tourism Industry Awards are made possible by the generous support of our our Awards partners:
Pata New Zealand Trust Young Tourism Leader Award
PATA New Zealand Trust supports training and professionalism in tourism and links to the Pacific Asia Travel Association internationally.
The PATA NZ Trust believes that the challenges facing the tourism industry today, including intense international competition and the imperative for environmental sustainability, requires focus on developing human resources – having highly capable people working at all levels. Recognising the outstanding contributions of young individual talent is a great way of encouraging this.
The Pacific Asia Travel Association based in Bangkok is committed to promoting training, education and career development across the industry.
Crowe Horwath International Sir Jack Newman Award
Crowe Horwath International is ranked amongst the top 10 global accounting networks and consists of more than 150 independent accounting and advisory services firms.
In New Zealand it is represented by Horwath HTL, which provides specialist consulting services in the hotel, tourism and leisure industry, and by Crowe Horwath, which provides audit, tax and business advisory services from a network of over 20 offices located throughout New Zealand
Service IQ Visitor Experience Award
ServiceIQ is proud to be associated with the Tourism Industry Association. As the industry training organsiation for Tourism, Travel, Accommodation and related service sectors, we work closely with people and businesses in Tourism to develop training programmes and qualifications that will drive your business success. We're committed to helping you, and the TIA, achieve the vision that is Tourism 2025. In partnership with the TIA, we want to see New Zealand build on its world-class service industry. ServiceIQ's programmes and qualifications for Tourism are developed by industry, for industry. They focus on giving your staff the skills they need to give your customers a visitor experience they'll remember and talk about -for all the right reasons.