Awards & Recognition

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Our Honored Hotels

Best of the Best

AD1 Global is committed to providing exceptional service and guest experience at every level. Combined, its exclusive portfolio of properties has been honored with some of the industry’s most prestigious awards, and has earned respect and recognition from past guests, the media and its hospitality peers.

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Forbes Real Estate Council Membership

Our President & CEO became a member of the Forbes Real Estate Council in 2018. Editorial articles about the industry can be found directly on their website.

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Best Western Chairman’s Award (Best Western I-Drive)

The Best Western International Drive was awarded the Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ Chairman’s Award for scoring in the top 5% for Quality Assurance in 2018.

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Visit Florida Flagler Award (Mobile Marketing - Kipsu)

The Royale Parc Hotel Lake Buena Vista was awarded a first place "Henry" Flagler Award in Mobile Marketing at the 2018 Florida Governor's Conference on Tourism.

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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 & 2018

TripAdvisor awards hotels with the Certificate of Excellence if they consistently deliver great service. The 2018 award was given to a number of our properties.

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The Certificate of Excellence is awarded to hotels that score an 8.0 or higher on guest reviews.

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Expedia Awards 

Expedia honors hotels with awards for guest service, guest reviews and more.

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Marriott Gold Circle Award

The Courtyard by Marriott Myrtle Beach Barefoot Landing was awarded the Marriott Gold Circle Award for scoring in the top 10% of the brand GSS scores.

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Nash County Readers’ Choice Award – ‘Favorite Hotel/Motel’

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Rocky Mount was awarded the 2018 Nash County Readers’ Choice Award for ‘Favorite Hotel/Motel’ in Rocky Mount, NC.


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Marie Cassamajor

Marie Cassamajor was recently promoted to Task Force General Manager. She started out as a Room Attendant at the previous company she worked at. After joining our team, her hard work and dedication didn’t go unnoticed and she was promoted to Supervisor. After a while, it was evident that her scores and team were exceptional, and she truly excelled in every role she was given. She was promoted once again, this time to Housekeeping Manager, and a short time after that to Assistant Executive Housekeeper and then Operations Manager. Her desire to learn and grow as a professional is admirable, and we’re honored to see her dream of becoming a general manager come true.

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Frank Pacienza

With the growth of the company and the need to further develop our team members, Frank Pacienza was promoted to Area GM for the Fairfield Lake Buena Vista and Royale Parc Hotel (soon to be converted into a Crowne Plaza). Frank has done an excellent job of contributing to the development and conceptualization of combining two hotel inventories and selling them as one.

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Suzi Brady

After excelling in coordinating the renovation for the upcoming transition to Crowne Plaza, Suzi Brady was promoted to Area GM for Best Western and Comfort Inn I-Drive. With the company’s current concentration in Orlando and the new upcoming hotels, Suzi will soon develop the expertise to manage dual properties.