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Awards Program 

The ARDA Awards Program is committed to recognizing the best nominees submitted in categories that include overall professional excellence, outstanding sales and marketing accomplishments, product design, advertising and staff.

The ARDA Circle of Excellence (ACE) awards honor those that have attained the very highest level of excellence in the resort industry and whose accomplishments and dedication spur the industry to new heights.


Awards General Information 

 Ready to Nominate your best People, Places, and Things? Click here for the 2019 ARDA Awards Nomination Guide. Click here for the 2019 Nomination Forms. 

Medallions and Certificates:
Each finalist is entitled to one medallion (per nominee or team) and one finalist certificate (per nominee or team) these items will be available for pick up at the ARDA Registration Desk or at the Finalist Reception.
Awards Finalist Reception:
Each finalist is invited to attend the Finalist Reception sponsored by Wyndham Destinations on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 6:00-7:00 pm. Guests are not permitted at this event.

Tickets may be ordered with your ARDA World Registration or through the Ticket Form found on the last page of the Nomination Guide.

Contact Catherine Lacey.
This year's Entertainment: Comedian Keith Alberstadt 

Comedian and Entertainment for ARDA Awards Gala 2019
Keith Alberstadt 


Thank You to Our Sponsors! 


Platinum Sponsors 

  Bluegreen Vacations logo   
Disney Vacation Club Logo  
   Hilton Grand Vacations Logo      Holiday Inn CV Logo 2018         ICE logo   
  Interval logo     
2018 Marriott Vacations Worldwide logo 
        RCI logo 
    2018 Wyndham Destinations logo 

Gold Sponsors 







 Awards Program Helpful Hints

Need help submitting nominations for the ARDA Awards Program? Find out more here.

 Sample Narratives

Sample narratives are available to help with submission of nominations for the ARDA Awards program.

 2018 ARDA Awards  Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 ARDA Awards Winners!