AD1 Global Wins 2019 Travel Weekly Silver Magellan Award

AD1 Global Wins 2019 Travel Weekly Silver Magellan Award
Hollywood, FL, September 12, 2019 --( AD1 Global, a hospitality company based in Hollywood, Florida has been awarded a Silver Magellan Award from Travel Weekly Magazine for their Social Media/Reputation Influence program.

“We are incredibly honored to receive this recognition from one of the most prestigious travel companies in the world,” said AD1 Global President Daniel Berman.

Travel Weekly is one of the most influential business-to-business news resources for the travel industry. Through its leadership events and key industry alliances, it claims the position as the most influential business publication in the industry.

The Magellan Awards honor outstanding design, marketing and services in a broad range of industry segments including Hospitality, Travel Destinations, Cruise Lines, Online Travel Services, Airlines and Airports, Travel Agents and Agencies, Tour Operators and Ground Transportation.

“Magellan winners are those in the industry who communicate travel’s promise, through words, images and design, in ways that ring true and stand out,” said Arnie Weissmann, editor in chief of Travel Weekly. “They create the environments and craft the messages that spark travelers’ imaginations.”

AD1 Global’s innovative solution for improving guest scores and review site rankings impressed judges with it’s combination of technology and the human touch.

“We coordinated our SMS and email marketing teams to quickly engage guests in a thoughtful manner and made it our mandate to respond to every person’s question or comment on most major social media and review sites including Google, Expedia, Facebook, Trip Advisor, Orbitz, etc., in any language. With the assistance of Travel Media Group, who provided the resources to respond to all guests and the technology to deploy strategic and timely messaging, we were able to move the needle in improving our properties Trip Advisor rankings, which we believe has a direct and positive impact on revenues,” said Jon McMillian, AD1 Global Corporate Director of eCommerce and Marketing.

The Magellan Awards are judged and overseen by a one-of-a-kind panel of top travel professionals representing the best names and most accomplished leaders from the industry. In determining winners, entries do not compete with one another, instead they are judged against a standard of excellence based on the long experience of Travel Weekly. To uphold this high standard of excellence, a category may have multiple winners, or may have no winners at all.

For a complete list of silver and gold winners, please visit

AD1 Global’s portfolio has quickly expanded to now include 21 hotels, including internationally recognized brands such as Hilton, Marriott, and Wyndham. The company is actively engaged in finding new acquisitions. For more information, please visit

About AD1 Global:
AD1 Global is a fully-integrated hospitality company based in Hollywood, Florida. Involved in every facet of the business, the company focuses on everything from strategic acquisitions and new developments, to renovations, management services, and investments. AD1 Global offers complete and comprehensive hotel solutions tailored to the specific needs of each individual property. The company’s goal is to continuously improve the work process, resulting in highly profitable hotels.

About Travel Weekly:
Travel Weekly is the most influential provider of news, research, opinion and analysis to the North American travel trade marketplace. It reaches a broad industry audience in print, online and with face-to-face events throughout the year. Travel Weekly is a division of Secaucus, New Jersey based Northstar Travel Media, the largest travel business-to-business travel publisher in the world.
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