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Vibe Vista 2023 Award Nominations are Now Closed!

Winners will be announced live at Vibe Conference on February 28 from 9:15am - 9:35am

Vibe Vista Awards recognize the top performers in the beverage industry through the creation, training, execution, management and on-going positive results of beverage programs.

2023 Award Nomination Categories Include:

  • Best Overall Chains and Multi Concepts 
  • Best Overall Hotels, Casinos, and Cruise Lines 
  • Best Beer Program 
  • Best Wine Program 
  • Best Cocktail Program 
  • Best Adult Alcohol-Free Program 
  • Best Menu 
  • Best LTO

Vibe Conference Announces 2023 Vista Award Finalists!

Award Perks!

  • Position your company as an industry leader
  • Stand out from the competition
  • Network with the industry's biggest names
  • Make headlines and promote your business
  • Benefit from an onsite Awards ceremony
  • Receive an engraved award
  • Recognition in the Vibe Newsletter
  • Enhanced social media presence
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Congratulations to 2022 Award Winners!

2022 Individual Award Category Winners:

  • Legend Award: Larry Sturcken, Managing Director – Customer Development National On Premise Accounts, E&J Gallo
  • Innovator Award: Matthew Von Ertfelda, Senior Vice President | Global, US and Canada Food + Beverage, Marriott

2022 Vista Award Winners:

  • Best Adult Alcohol-Free Beverage Program, Marriott International, sponsored by Monin
  • Best Beer Program, BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse, sponsored by New Belgium Brewing
  • Best Spirits Program, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., sponsored by William Grant & Sons
  • Best Training Program, Virgin Voyages, sponsored by Brown Forman
  • Best Pickup & Delivery, Brinker International (Chili's), sponsored by Patron Spirits
  • Best Beverage Menu Program, Holland America Line (Half Moon Bar)
  • Best Beverage Limited Time Offer, Intercontinental IHG, sponsored by Remy Cointreau USA
  • Best Overall, Multi-Unit Chain Restaurants, Dave & Buster's, sponsored by Campari
  • Best Overall, Hotels, Casinos & Cruise Lines: (tie) Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. and HEI Hotels & Resorts, sponsored by Beam Suntory

2022 Supplier Award Winners:


  • Large company: Constellation Brands
  • Medium company: Boston Beer Company 
  • Small company: New Belgium Brewing 


  • Large company: E&J Gallo 
  • Medium company: Trinchero Family Estates 
  • Small company: J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines and Rodney Strong [Tie] 


  • Large company: Bacardi USA 
  • Medium company: Campari Group 
  • Small company: Wm Grant & Sons 


  • Large company: Red Bull
  • Medium company: Monin Gourmet Flavorings
  • Small company: Fever Tree and Q Mixers [Tie]