VRMA Excellence Awards

Honoring industry achievements with the VRMA Excellence Awards

The VRMA Excellence Awards is the premier awards ceremony for the professionally-managed vacation and holiday rental industry. These prestigious awards serve as a beacon, celebrating and honoring the exceptional work, contributions, and substantial impact made by vacation rental professionals throughout the past year.

These awards encapsulate a collective appreciation for the vision, commitment, and relentless efforts of individuals and organizations dedicated to advancing the standards and success of the vacation rental management industry. From innovative marketing campaigns to remarkable community engagement initiatives, each award category spotlights the diverse spectrum of achievements that shape and elevate the industry.

Here are the recipients of the 2023 VRMA Excellence Awards:

Vacation Rental Management Company of the Year
Awarded to an outstanding vacation rental management company as determined by customer service, innovation, local community engagement, and dedication to the vacation rental industry.

  • Winner: Seaside Vacations & Sales

Supplier Company of the Year
Awarded to an outstanding supplier company as determined by customer service, innovation, and dedication to the vacation rental industry.

  • Winner: Key Data 

Rising Star Award: Individual Under 35 (Vacation Rental Management or Supplier Company) 
Awarded to a young professional (under 35) best exemplifying exceptional professionalism, service, and success within the vacation rental industry.

  •     Winner: Jeff Iloulian of HostGPO

VRHP Housekeeper or Housekeeping Team of the Year (Individual or Company) 
Awarded to an individual or company best exemplifying a commitment to delivering top-tier housekeeping services to vacation rentals.

  • Winners: InsideOut Properties of Cape Cod and Well & Good Property Services 

Best Marketing Campaign Award (Vacation Rental Management Company) 
Awarded to a vacation rental management company that launched a creative and successful marketing campaign that yielded measurable results.
 

  • Winner: Oak Island Accommodations 

Best Marketing Campaign Award (Supplier Company) 
Awarded to a supplier company that launched a creative and successful marketing campaign that yielded measurable results.

  • Winner: Vrbo, part of Expedia Group 

Community Impact Award (Individual or Company) 
Awarded to an individual or company that has demonstrated a positive, tangible impact within their local community.

  • Winner: Heather Bayer 

Advocate of the Year Award (Vacation Rental Management or Supplier Company) 
Awarded to a company for the most outstanding efforts in advocating on behalf of the vacation rental management industry.

  • Winner: Scott Leggat of Inhabit 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Impact Award (Vacation Rental Management or Supplier Comapny) 
Awarded to a company who demonstrates a commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, that has led to a measurable impact.

  • Winner: Becoming rentABLE