Every year, at the Annual Hospitality Law Conference, HospitalityLawyer.com recognizes two outstanding industry leaders with the Anthony G. Marshall Hospitality Law Award and the Thomas G. Davis Loss Prevention Lifetime Achievement Award.
Anthony G. Marshall Hospitality Law Award
Anthony G. Marshall was a well-known columnist, educator, lecturer, lawyer and hospitality management professional. He served as the dean of Florida International University School of Hospitality Management.
The Anthony G. Marshall Hospitality Law Award is given in recognition of pioneering and lasting contributions to the field of hospitality law. HospitalityLawyer.com Founder, Stephen Barth, says, “We honor Anthony Marshall for his pioneering and continued contributions to the field of hospitality law. He was the first to define reasonable care in a way that the average hotel manager, who is not a lawyer, could understand.”
The ideal nominee:
Is a lawyer; or in the field of law; or in legal education or in management with a law degree.
Has 10 + years experience with a focus on hospitality law with a reputation among clients, the Hospitality BAR, and the hospitality industry for high ethical standards, professionalism and civility.
Has participated in legal education related to hospitality including guest speaking or full or part time engagements at colleges and universities, frequent speaking engagements and or participation in relevant industry conferences and training (e.g. speaking at and participating in the Hospitality Law Conference).
Experience in assisting the industry and/or the general public in understanding hospitality legal issues via social media, blogging, trade press, major media citations and appearances, or other publishing and distribution channels.
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President & CEO
Texas Hotel & Lodging Association
Thomas G. Davis Loss Prevention Lifetime Achievement Awards
Thom Davis passed away in late 2009 after dedicating more than 30 years of his life to hotel security and loss prevention management. He was the President of Security Litigation Group and also provided expert testimony in the areas of safety and security for more than 13 years.
The Thomas G. Davis Loss Prevention Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a person who has committed his or her career to improving safety and security in the hospitality industry. In presenting the award, the selection board seeks to recognize someone who exemplifies Thom Davis’ commitment to improving safety and security in the industry.
HospitalityLawyer.com Founder, Stephen Barth, says, “It is fitting that we name the Award after Thom, who diligently served the industry with his knowledge and insight, including assisting the Educational Institute of the AH&LA. His work and achievements serve as a standard for all recipients of the Award.”
JOHN ALLEN MOORE
Director of Security & Life Safety
Hilton Americas Houston
Director of Loss Prevention
Royal Sonesta Hotels