Sustainable Hospitality New York City
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 HANYC Sustainability Awards
presented on Nov. 9 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Large Properties (> 250 keys)
Environmental Protection Award – Intercontinental NY Times Square
Holistic Sustainability Strategy Award- Westin New York Times Square
Small Properties (< 250 keys)
Social Responsibility Award – Roger Smith
Environmental Protection Award – Hyatt Union Square
Holistic Sustainability Strategy Award – The Pierre – A Taj Hotel
Feature Award – Holiday Inn Express, Times Square South
|HANYC Sustainability Awards|
The HANYC Sustainability Awards seeks to support and further New York City’s greater sustainable development goals through the promotion of strategies that encompass the triple bottom line of profit, people and planet.
Great Forest, a leading sustainability consultancy and partner of the Hotel Association’s Sustainability Committee, helped to develop the award and continues to provide expert guidance in selecting the awardees. Each year, a panel of judges comprised of industry professionals conduct site visits and interviews in order to determine the winners.
The Inaugural HANYC Sustainability Awards (2014)
Our vision is to transform the New York City hotel industry into a recognized champion of sustainable hospitality in both the United States and the World.
We will work tirelessly with our membership to implement and support critical initiatives required to achieve our vision, continuously searching for new and innovative ways to enhance New York City’s reputation as a premier sustainable travel destination. To accomplish this, we agree to share best practices and remain innovative, continuously improving sustainable initiatives within our industry. Together, we will strive to promote economic prosperity, social responsibility, and environmental protection.