What Happens Next

After the grand success of the first edition of the World Travel Brands Awards, the leading Awards in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality industry, another big celebration is just around the corner for all the people involved in this industry. The first edition saw a large number of applications from world’s biggest brands, companies and individuals in the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality industry, and this year, the nominations and the celebration are expected to reach a much bigger level.


These awards identify and honor brands & individuals who have been exceptional in customer service and have come out with innovations to become the most sought after in their category.

Dr. Shashi Tharoor (HRD minister), Mr. Anupam Kher (actor, motivational speaker), Mr. Prahlad Kakkar (Ad filmmaker) and Dr. Kiran Bedi (former IPS officer) are among the honorable guests who graced the event last year and the guest list for this year’s awards is also expected to include the names of reputed individuals.

The awards distribution ceremony along with the gala dinner will be held in a 5 star property in Dubai. So why wait, be a part of this huge event. Nominations are now open for all categories. Visit our website and file your nomination now!

Reason for the Awards

World Travel Brands is a venture of Brands Academy, one of the leading brand management companies in India that makes brands from different industries visible to their target audience. World Travel Brands awards honor those in the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality industry who strive for innovation, quality and ethics in their business practices. The objective of the World travel Brands Awards is:

To become the most coveted awards in travel, tourism and hospitality industry across the globe

To allow brands from this industry to compete with the very best from around the world

To give a global platform to allow all people involved in industry to showcase their product/services in front of their target audience

Recognize all who strive in bringing innovation in their businesses and providing exceptional customer experience


Our Vision

Through these awards, we want all brands and individuals involved in this industry to be a part of a business community that is the heart beat of a progressive global economy.

Have your say!


Sumeet Taneja, General Manager, Vivanta By Taj-Ambassador, New Delhi

We would like to thank you, the members of the esteemed academy and the organizers for the honor bestowed on Vivanta by Taj – Ambassador, New Delhi. The entire team is enthused with the recognition. Vivanta by Taj is a fairly young brand in the industry and must admit that being recognized as part of a select peer group goes a long way.

I would like to thank Brands Academy for the warm reception and for creating a fine moment to cherish in our organization’s corporate journey.
I am truly honored to receive this award.


Trishal Rao, Director of Sales and Marketing, Oakwood Asia Pacific Ltd

This award is an honor to receive, it recognizes the toil and dedication of all, it is a powerful motivator and boosts morale, and showcases the best practices in the industry. In addition, we believe in celebrating with our people, and this award would add ‘one more’ reason to celebrate!!!

Rajneesh Gandhi, CEO, Chefs @ Work

Its a great feeling as this award has brought our company in league of BIGWIGS and to share the platform with the whos is who of hospitality industry makes us feel proud.

The event was organised in a very professional way and was upto the mark.

Ashik Joseph, Assistant Manager Sales, Vivanta by Taj – Bekal, Kerala

It is a privilege to be amongst World Travel Brands for all of us who have been engaged in promoting Destination Bekal. We are proud to receive the recognition and are encouraged to place Vivanta By Taj Bekal, Kerala on the World Tourism map.

Kuldeep Singh Chandela, Spice Court

It was indeed a pleasure meeting you at the event and I felt honoured to receive the award. Such awards give a boost to business and great encouragement to the team to perform better in future to win more awards like this.

Mr. Prahalad Kakkar was a such a fun. He kept the audiens awake through out the evening. You may use my picture which you have of the ceremony and quote my name for any publicity for World Travel Brands. Keep it up. Great work.

How good are you?

The World Travel Brands Awards assess the performance of the best in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality industry on the global scale. So, where does your brand stand?




Our Sponsors and Partners

Hospitality Partner - Radisson Air Travel Partner - Air India PR Partner - Creativizt Silver Sponsor - Carz on Rent


Associate Sponsor - Vijayshree Evening Partner - Black Dog Entertainment Partners - Yogi Angels Associate Sponsor - Go India Run

Above are the logos of the partners and sponsors of the World Travel Brands Awards. Our sponsors and partners help us successfully organize our grand celebrations. We are proud to be associated with these names and we hope for flourishing partnership in the future as well.