Nominations have opened for members of the Advantage Travel Partnership to enter one of 19 awards categories.

The awards will be handed out at the consortium’s third annual Big Celebration Lunch on October 5 at the Hilton London Bankside.

The categories include employee of the year, outstanding achievement, rising star and marketing excellence.

The winners will be selected by a mixture of members, business partners and an independent panel.

A standalone award for Advantage employee of the year will also be awarded for the second time.

The 19 categories are:

Corporate Business Partner Awards

• Business Travel Partner of the Year (Air) 2018
• Business Travel Partner of the Year (Technology & Ancillary) 2018
• Business Travel Account Manager of the Year 2018
• Business Travel Partner of the Year (Hotel) 2018

Leisure Business Partner Awards

• Leisure Account Manager of the Year 2018
• Leisure Sales Team of the Year 2018
• Leisure Partner of the Year 2018
• Agent Friendly Leisure Partner of the Year 2018

Member Awards

• Advantage Holidays- Agent of the Year 2018
• Advantage Business Travel Agent of the Year (Less than £30M sales annually) 2018
• Advantage Business Travel Agent of the Year (More than £30M sales annually) 2018
• Advantage Leisure Travel Agent of the Year (North) 2018
• Advantage Leisure Travel Agent of the Year (South) 2018
• Most Engaged Leisure Travel Agent of the Year 2018
• Most Engaged Business Travel Agent of the Year 2018
• Employee of the Year- Business Travel 2018
• Employee of the Year- Leisure Travel 2018
• Outstanding Achievement Award Winner 2018
• Rising Star Award 2018
• Marketing Excellence Award 2018