Entry form now open to enter projects!
The 42nd annual Gold Key Awards competition deadline to enter is Wednesday, August 10.
Tickets for 2022 awards gala will go on sale in August, make sure to secure ticket early to guarantee your seat.
To be eligible for the industry’s most prestigious design honor, new construction, conversion or renovation work must be completed from JULY 1, 2021 to July 31, 2022.
A renowned judging panel will select winners and finalists in each of the 25 categories, as well as Judges’ So Cool and the Designer of the Year.
ECO-CONSCIOUS OR SOCIALLY-CONSCIOUS HOTEL
LOBBY FOCUSED SERVICE
LOBBY UPPER MIDSCALE
GUESTROOM FOCUSED SERVICE
GUESTROOM UPPER MIDSCALE
EMERGING HOTEL CONCEPT: THE MOST INFLUENTIAL NEW HOTEL BRAND (MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE HOTEL OPEN)
RESTAURANT CASUAL DINING
RESTAURANT FINE DINING
WELLNESS: SPAS, FITNESS/WELLNESS FACILITIES, AND OTHER WELLNESS SPACES/AMENITIES
SPECIALTY DESIGN: CASINOS, CRUISE SHIPS, HOTEL RETAIL, POP-UPS , GLAMPING, ROOFTOP SPACES, ETC.
HOTEL FOCUSED SERVICE
HOTEL UPPER MIDSCALE
Read the official Gold Key rules and conditions here.
Finalists will be required to submit a completed source list, photo release, detailed client information, and design team listing within two weeks of notification. Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala held in conjunction with BDNY on Monday, November 14, 2022 at Cipriani, 42nd Street.
Please contact Keisha Byrd at firstname.lastname@example.org.