AGM 2019

  • President’s Awards: Mrs Nicola Madden-Greig - Mr Wayne Cummings
  • Special Awards: Joy Spence Appleton Rum Experience, Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited, Sandals Resorts International,
    Mr Clifton “Ferdie” Bent, Property Manager - Trench Town Culture Yard, Ms Nardia Angus, Pool/Beach Server - GoldenEye
  • Allied Member of the Year - Rose Hall Great House
  • Environmental Sustainability - Beaches Ocho Rios
  • Purveyor of the Year - Perry's Manufacturing Company Limited
  • Ground Transportation Company - Tourwise Jamaica
  • Destination Management Company - Amstar DMC
  • Attraction of the Year - Chukka Adventure Park & Falls at Good Hope Estate
  • International Airline - Caribbean Airlines
  • Tourism Employee of the Year - Mr Paul Norman, Marketing Manager
  • Dolphin Cove Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Mr Conroy Thompson, Training Manager Half Moon, Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Reggae Girls
  • Lifetime Achievement - Mr Christopher (Chris) Percy Gordon Blackwell
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - (1) Ms Nardia Angus, Pool/Beach Server GoldenEye  (2) Ms Lisa Blair, Safety and Security Officer Hilton Rose Hall Resort
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Christopher Jarrett, CEO & Managing Director Altamont Hotels


AGM 2018

  • Allied Member of the Year - Norman Manley International Airport
  • Environmental Sustainability - Jamaica Inn
  • Purveyor of the Year - Austrojam
  • Ground Transportation Company/DMC - Jamaica Tours Limited
  • Attraction of the Year - Konoko Falls
  • International Airline - Delta Airlines Inc.
  • Tourism Employee of the Year - Ms Karen Jones, Deputy General Manager, VIP Attractions
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Ms Angelita McDonald, Entertainment Supervisor Deja Resort
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - The Hon. Mike Fennell, OJ, CD, LLD (Hon.)
  • Lifetime Achievement - Mr Godfrey Dyer & Mr Louis Grant
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Ms Kadeen Black, Front Desk Agent Sandals Montego Bay
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Gerald Christ, General Manager, Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island

AGM 2017

  • Allied Member of the Year
  • (a) Purveyor - Caribbean Producers Limited
  • (b) Local Transportation - Jamaica Tours Limited
  • (c) Attraction - Chukka Caribbean Adventure Tours Limited
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • Tourism Employee of the Year - Ms Tiffany O’Meally, Tour Guide
  • Appleton Estate Rum Tour
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Mrs Dian McKenzie, Villa Zone Co-ordinator The Tryall Club
  • President’s Award
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Mr Robert Russell
  • Lifetime Achievement - Mr Ralph Smith
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Mr Anthony Bascoe, Bartender
  • The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Ian Kerr, Managing Director, Sunset at the Palms

AGM 2016

  • President’s Award: Mr Michael Anthony Campbell, Chairman & Managing Director, Island Car Rentals Limited
  • Allied Member of the Year
  • (a) Purveyor - Caribbean Producers Limited
  • (b) Ground Transportation Company - Knutsford Express
  • (c) Attractions - Jamwest Motor Sport & Adventure Park Limited
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • Tourism Employee of the Year - Ms Altinea Patterson, Island Routes Tour Specialist
    Island Routes
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year -Mr Elvis Malahoo, Food & Beverage Operations Manager
    Half Moon Bay Limited
  • President’s Award - Mr Michael Anthony Campbell
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Patrick ‘Tony Rebel’ Barrett
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mr Kevin Hendrickson - Mrs Gail Biggs Jackson Brooks
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Mr Derrick Wright, Income Auditor
    The Tryall Club
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mrs Carol Bourke, Managing Director, Jewel Resorts

AGM 2015

  • Allied Member of the Year
  • (a) Purveyor - J Wray & Nephew Limited
  • (b) Ground Transportation - Tropical Tours Limited
  • (c) Attractions - Dolphin Cove Limited
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Mrs Marcia Morris, Executive Housekeeper
    Jamaica Pegasus Hotel
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Alia Atkinson
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mrs Joyce Wright
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Mr Earl Cummings, Senior A/C & Refrigeration Technician
    Sandals Royal Caribbean
  • Tourism Employee of the Year - Mr Christopher Bailey, Maintenance Coordinator/ Supervisor Appleton Estate Rum Tour
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Adam Stewart, CEO, Sandals Resorts International

AGM 2014

  • Tribute: The late Hon. Jeffrey McKitty
  • (Allied Member of the Year
  • (a) Purveyor - J Wray & Nephew Limited
  • (b) Ground Transportation - Jamaica Tours Limited
  • (c) Attractions - Dolphin Cove Limited
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Small) - Negril Palms
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Large) - Jewel Dunn's River Beach & Spa
  • Most Improved Hotel - Terra Nova Hotel
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Ms Dawn Smith, Hotel Manager Sandals Montego Bay
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Tessanne Chin
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - (a) Mr Merrick Fray, (b)The Rev. Deacon Francis Anthony Tulloch
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Mr Strickland Smith, Gardener Sandals Grande Riviera
  • Tourism Worker of the Year - Mrs Tricia Hagley, Customer Service Supervisor VIP Attractions
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Aram Zerunian, General Manager Half Moon, A RockResort

AGM 2013

  • Special Awards: Media House Award - Hospitality Jamaica, Jamaica Tourist Board Visitor Relations Department -Ms Carrole Guntley, CD
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor - Appliance Traders Limited, (b) Ground Transportation - Jamaica Tours Limited, (c) Attractions - Dolphin Cove Limited
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Small) - Rockhouse Hotel
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Large) - Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay
  • Most Improved Hotel - Grand Pineapple Beach Resort
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Mr Maurice Bryan, Sales & Reservations Manager Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Dr. The Hon. Jimmy Cliff
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - (a) The Hon. Gordon "Butch" Stewart & (b) Mr Keith Foote
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Ms Una McIntosh, Room Attendant Couples Sans Souci
  • Tourism Worker of the Year - Mr Gerald Hill, Senior Supervisor Doctors Cave Bathing Club
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Evatt Bloomfield, General Manager Sunset Beach Resort Spa & Waterpark

AGM 2012

  • Children’s Charity Fund Awardees - Eaka Lee Burrowes, Ocho Rios, Yashema Haye, Montego Bay, Danielle Roberts, South Coast,
    Alecia Allen, Port Antonio, Samantha Mitchell, Negril
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers (Jamaica) Limited, (b) Ground Transportation -Holiday Services Limited, (c) Attractions - Chukka Caribbean Adventure Tours Montego Bay
  • International Airline - JetBlue Airways
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Small) - Club Ambiance
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Large) - Sandals Grande Riviera
  • Most Improved Hotel - Gran Bahia Principe Hotel
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year - Mr Valentine McKenzie, Head Chef Couples Sans Souci
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Reggae Marathon
    Lifetime Achievement Awards - (a) Mr Jag Mehta & (b) Ms Helga Stockert
  • Hotel Employee of the Year - Mr Omar Todd, Green House Technician Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Omar Robinson, General Manager Round Hill Hotel & Villas

AGM 2011

  • Hotel Employee of the Year -Ms Althea Gibson Admin Assistant to the General Manager Breezes Resort & Spa, Trelawny
  • Tourism Employee of the Year -Ms Jenere Medwinter Guest Operasions Manager Dolphin Cove Limited
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year -Ms May Wiggan Director of Purchasing Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers (Jamaica) Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Holiday Services Limited
    (c) Attractions -Zipline Adventure Tours Montego Bay
  • International Airline -Delta Airlines Inc.
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -The Jamaica Constabulary Force
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mr Karl Hendrickson & Mr Lee Issa
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Clifton Reader, Sunset Jamaica Grande Resort, Spa & Conference Center
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Small) -Grand Pineapple Beach Resort
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Large) -The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Most Improved Hotel -Gran Bahia Principe Hotel

AGM 2010

  • Hotel Employee of the Year -Mr Kevin Wynn Lead Houseman Rose Hall Resort & Spa
  • Tourism Employee of the Year -Ms Sharon Francis Housekeeping Supervisor Tensing Pen Hotel
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year -Mr Basil Smith, Restaurant Manager Breezes Resort & Spa
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers (Jamaica) Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Jamaica Tours
    (c) Attractions -Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -ISSA Boys & Girls Championships
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mr George deMercado & Mr Clifton Miko Blanco
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Brian Roper, Sandals Grande Ocho Rios
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Small) - Club Ambiance
  • JPS' Energy Efficiency Award (Large) - The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Most Improved Hotel - Grand Pineapple Beach Resort

AGM 2009

  • President’s Award - The late Ms Barbara Lulich
  • Hotel Employee of the Year -Ms Leasa McKayle F&B Administrative Assistant, Rose Hall Resort
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year -Mrs Cecille Hyatt-Reynolds Operations Manager The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -J Way & Nephew
    (b) Ground Transportation -Caribic Vacations
    (c) Attractions -Mystic Mountain Ocho Rios
  • International Airline -Caribbean Airlines
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Usain Bolt
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mr Frank Pringle & Mr Cosmo Brown
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Kevin Hendrickson, The Courtleigh/Knutsford Court/Holiday Inn
  • EXIM Bank/Small Hotel of the Year -Rockhouse Hotel
  • President's Award -Ms Barbara Lulich
  • JPS' Powerserve Award (Small) -Club Ambiance
  • JPS' Powerserve Award (Large) Sandals Dunn's River

AGM 2008

  • Hotel Employee of the Year -Mr Kingsley Blake Concierge, Round Hill Hotel & Villas
  • Hotel Manager/Supervisor of the Year -Ms Ernie Samson Executive Housekeeper Point Village Resort
  • Tourism Employee of the Year -Mr Orville Sutherland Guest Relations Supervisor Appleton Estate Rum Tour
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers
    (b) Ground Transportation -Jam Venture Tours
    (c) Attractions -Kool Runnings Water Park Negril
  • International Airline -British Airways, PLC.
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -National Dance Theatre Company
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards - Mr Heinz Simonitsch & Mr Daniel Grizzle
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mrs Evelyn Smith, Point Village
    EXIM Bank/Small Hotel of the Year -Rondel Village

AGM 2007

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr. Ashford Kelly Bellman, SuperClubs Breezes Runaway Bay
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers
    (b) Ground Transportation - JUTA Negril
    (c) Attractions -Y.S. Falls South Coast
  • International Airline - Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence - Mr Perry Henzell (deceased)
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mr Louis Grant, Sandals Dunn's River

AGM 2006

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Ms Maxine Gooden Senior Accounting Officer Rondel Village
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producer
    (b) Ground Transportation -JUTA Negril
    (c) Attractions -Chukka Caribbean Adventures Ocho Rios
  • International Airline - Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Asafa Powell
  • Hotelier of the Year - Mrs Joanne Robertson, Coyaba Beach Hotel

AGM 2005

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Wordsworth Watson Estate Manager Half Moon Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Perry's Manufacturing Company Ltd
    (b) Ground Transportation -Holiday Services Ltd
    (c) Attractions -Caymanas Track Limited
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Ms Veronica Campbell
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Godfrey Dyer, Wexford Court Hotel

AGM 2004

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Paul Blackwood Bartender Hilton Kingston Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers
    (b) Ground Transportation -Jamaica Tours
    (c) Attractions -Chukka Blue Adventure Tours
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Ms Molly Rhone
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Horace Peterkin, Sandals Montego Bay

AGM 2003

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Anthony Jolly Groundsman Tryall Beach Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Shell Gas Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Jamaica Tours
    (c) Attractions -Chukka Cove
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Skywritings Magazine
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Jason Henzell, Jakes

AGM 2002

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Randy Gunning Bar Tender Sandals Negril
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Caribbean Producers
    (b) Ground Transportation -Jamaica Co-operative Automobile Limousine Tours Limited (JACAL)
    (c) Attractions -Appleton Rum Tour
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Orville Burrell "Shaggy"
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Godfrey Dyer - Wexford Court Hotel

AGM 2001

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Raynor Mills, Property Manager, Negril Cabins Resort
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -J. Wray & Nephew Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Galaxy Leisure & Tours
    (c) Attractions -Dolphin Cove Limited
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Chris Blackwell
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Kevin Hendrickson, The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites

AGM 2000

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Michael Samuels, Operational Manager Coyaba Beach Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -National Meats
    (b) Ground Transportation -Holiday Services
    (c) Attractions -Safari Tours
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr John Rollins
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Paul Pennicook - Couples Ocho Rios

AGM 1999

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Clan Johnson, Head Bartender, The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Grace Kennedy & Company
    (b) Ground Transportation -Tropical Tours
    (c) Attractions -Safari Tours
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Courtney Andrew Walsh
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr James Samuels Terra Nova Hotel & Restaurant

AGM 1998

  • Hotel Worker of the Year - Mr Mathew McDermott Concierge Assistant Sandals Montego Bay
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Desnoes & Geddes Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Holiday Services
    (c) Attractions -Y.S. Falls
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Reggae Boyz
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Horace Peterkin - Sandals Montego Bay

AGM 1997

  • Hotel Worker of the Year - Mr Leon Meredith, Executive Chef, Jamaica Pegasus
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Perry's Manufacturing Company
    (b) Ground Transportation -Tropical Tours
    (c) Attractions -YS Falls
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr John Pringle
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Josef Forstmayr, Round Hill Hotel

AGM 1996

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Ronald Barrett Maintenance, Manager Couples Ocho Rios
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Perry's Manufacturing Company
    (b) Ground Transportation -Tropical Tours
    (c) Attractions -YS Falls
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Mr Ferdinand Martin
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Marc Redt, Reniassance Jamaica Grande

AGM 1995

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Wilford Royes Head Barman Mayfair Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Grace Kennedy
    (b) Ground Transportation -Caribic Vacations
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Abe Issa Award for Excellence -Jamaica Bobsled Team
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Lionel Reid, Eaton Hall & Club Jamaica

AGM 1994

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Owen Codling Resident Manager The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -Grace Kennedy & Company Limited
    (b) Ground Transportation -Tropical Tours
  • International Airline -American Airlines
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Josef Forstmayr, Round Hill Hotel

AGM 1992

  • Female Hotel Worker of the Year -Ms Yvonne Walters Nurse, Boscobel Beach Hotel
  • Male Hotel Worker of the Year -Rev. Daniel Samuels General Stores Manager Seawind Beach Resort
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor -T. Geddes Grant Distributors
    (b) Ground Transportation -Caribic Vacations
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mrs Sybil Hughes, Mayfair Hotel

AGM 1991

  • Female Hotel Worker of the Year -Ms Dorothy Ellis Chef Tournant Jamaica Pegasus Hotel
  • Male Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Frank Smalling Pianist Doctor's Cave Beach Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor - Grace Kennedy & Company Limited
    (b) Local Transportation -Tropical Tours
  • International Airline -American Airlines
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr John Issa, SuperClubs

AGM 1990

  • Executive Housekeeper Seawind Beach Resort
  • Allied Member of the Year
    (a) Purveyor - Grace Kennedy & Company Limited
    (b) Local Transportation -Tropical Tours
  • International Airline -Air Jamaica
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Heinz Simonitsch - Half Moon Golf, Tennis & Beach Club

AGM 1989

  • Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Barrington McGhie Dining Room Captain Eden 11 Hotel
  • Allied Member of the Year -Tropical Tours
  • Hotelier of the Year -Mr Butch Stewart Sandals Resorts International

AGM 1988

  • Female Hotel Worker of the Year -Ms Louise Cooke Housekeeper - Round Hill Hotel
  • Male Hotel Worker of the Year -Mr Rudolph Walker Banqueting Manager - Wyndham Kingston
  • Allied Member of the Year -Grace Kennedy & Company