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eMarketer awards update

The 2005 E-Marketer of the Year Awards, sponsored by HSMAI and TravelCLICK, will take place on Jan. 30, 2006 at the New York Marriot Marquis during the 16th Annual Adrian Awards Gala. 
Hoteliers have been asked submit their entries online at by Friday, Oct. 28, 2005.

The E-Marketer of the Year Awards focus on booking performance driven by electronic advertising and marketing, email marketing initiatives, enhanced website design and competitive intelligence.

The categories for this year’s E-Marketer of the Year Awards are:

* Chain

* North America

* Latin America

* Asia/Pacific

* Europe/Middle East/Africa

“Hotel e-marketing best practices are evolving at an accelerated pace,” said John Hach, Vice President of Marketing at TravelCLICK.  “There is a heightened need to analyze, communicate and reward these practices throughout the global hotel industry.  TravelCLICK is pleased to once again partner with HSMAI to acknowledge and celebrate hotel e-marketing excellence.”