First Protocol last night hosted its 5th annual Thanksgiving event for supplier partners.
First Protocol managing director Mark Riches said: "This occasion provides a great opportunity for us to celebrate the year past and crucially to recognise the integral role our supplier partners play in our success. This year we decided to add a little fun and intrigue by introducing the inaugural First Protocol Partner Awards 2009."
The award winners were:
Best Newcomer - Rocco Forte Sicily and Prague collected by Patrizia Di Patrizio
Most Neglected Supplier of 08-09 - Four Seasons Hotels - collected by Iain Robertson
First Protocol Olympian Partner - Allied Italy - collected by Maxine MacPherson
Unsung Hero - AANT - collected by Damian Jacques
Most anticipated opening of 2010 - The Savoy - collected by Athena Cripps
Best Freebie 08-09 - World Hotels - collected by Arnaud Boivent