2017 Arizona Tourism Unity Dinner
February 23, 2017

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

5:00PM Registration and Silent Auction
6:00PM Dinner and Program

The Tourism Unity Dinner brings together leaders from business and government communities in celebrating the $21 billion tourism industry and its contribution to our state’s economy.

Five champions of the lodging and tourism industry will be recognized for their leadership to advance the business environment, support a level and legal operating environment, and promote our state to encourage increased visitation during the 2017 Unity Dinner on February 23, 2017, at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa.  The Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association (AzLTA) hosts the annual awards dinner to recognizing the best-of-the-best in the Arizona lodging and tourism industry, honoring those who have made remarkable contributions in support of our business community. The 2017 Unity Dinner will recognize:

  • U.S. Senator Jeff Flake
  • Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry President and CEO Glenn Hamer
  • Best Western International President & CEO David Kong
  • Young’s Market Company
  • Arizona Tourism & Sports Authority President & CEO Tom Sadler

Become a Sponsor today and help us celebrate the one of Arizona’s most powerful economic engines – the Lodging & Tourism Industry.  Individual tickets are also available here.  Or participate in the event by donating a silent auction item with this form.


Past Honorees:

2016: Arizona Governor Doug Ducey

2015: Arizona Super Bowl

2014: The Grand Canyon

2013: Arizona Airports

2012: AAA Arizona

2011: The Thunderbirds, Tucson Conquistadors, SW Section of the PGA

2010: The Cactus League

2009: Bob Bondurant, Craig Jackson & Bryan Sperber

2008: Arizona Highways

2007: Fiesta Bowl

2006: US Airways

2005: The Honorable Janet Napolitano