Innovation pays: from now until 30th august 2013, the tourism professionals can present their projects in the frame of MILESTONE. The Milestone is the highest distinction in the Swiss tourism industry, it honors and rewards tourism projects, accomplishments and people which are outstanding.
The MILESTONE tourism prize Switzerland is given by hotel revue and hotelleriesuisse and is supported by the SECO in the frame of the Innotour- promoting program. The MILESTONE is under the patronage of the Swiss tourism federation
The trademagazine for tourism and hotellery is in the middle of Swiss tourism – every week more than 40000 readers follow the recent events. As founder of the MILESTONE, the hotel revue promotes innovation in the tourism industry, creates incentives and so strengthens the positioning of the destination Switzerland.
The Milestone prize is awarded and divided into 4 categories.
New solutions for the future.
Commercial success or interesting business potential.
Real and emotional capital gain
Unique position on the market
Successor prize: Candidate must be under 30 years old. Must bring new ideas, approached in a new way.
Environment prize: Company strategy must be oriented in the responsible use of natural resources. Ecological. Empowerment of the regional offer
Life’s work prize: No candidature possible, the jury nominates a winner.
Authors: Cléa Frei & Anya Favre