Go To Town Hospitality Awards

2019 Montgomery County Hospitality Award Recipents

Lodging Manager of the Year- Tara Talerico from The Hampton Inn Christiansburg

Lodging Sales Employee of the Year- Arlena Nickle from The Inn at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg

Lodging Front of the House Employee of the Year- Bertha Craggett from The Fairfield Inn and Suites Christiansburg

Kitchen Support Employee of the Year- Jacob Possich from The Black Hen and Bar Blue, Blacksburg

Restaurant Sous Chef of the Year- Justin Bailey from the Black Hen and Bar Blue, Blacksburg

Restaurant Wait Staff of the Year- Bradley Deeds from The Black Hen and Bar Blue, Blacksburg

Restaurant Bartender of the Year- Erica Vaught from Abby's Restaurant, Blacksburg

Attraction Employee of the Year- Scott Coppock from the Christiansburg Aquatic Center, Christiansburg

Attraction Volunteer of the Year- Jill Bloss from the Montgomery Museum of Art and History, Christiansburg

Outstanding Customer Service of the Year- *Tie, Alice Ledford and Susan Ledford, Downtown Blacksburg Inc., Blacksburg

Rising Pineapple for the Year- Brandon Walker from the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Christiansburg

Green Hospitality Steward of the Year- Richard Obiso from White Barrel Winery, Christiansburg and White Barrel Wine and Tapas Bar, Blacksburg