Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism announces a call for nominations for the 2017 Superstar of Service Awards.  The award program honors employees in Rome and Floyd County in the hospitality and service industry who go above and beyond normal expectations. Local citizens who volunteer to support tourism related projects and initiatives are also eligible to be nominated.


“The goal of this program is to recognize individuals in all areas of service who consistently create a perfectly positive experience for locals and visitors,” says Lisa Smith, Executive Director. “We encourage the public to nominate someone who displays the southern hospitality our community is so well known for.”


Nominations for 2017 Superstars of Service Awards will be accepted through April 21, 2017. Representatives from the Office of Tourism Board of Directors will select winners from the nominations received.


Individuals selected for the award will be recognized in May during National Travel & Tourism Week.  Nominating an individual for the award is simple and easy. To nominate an outstanding individual, fill out the online nomination form at or submit a written nomination by visiting the Rome-Floyd Visitor Center located at 402 Civic Center Drive.


The Superstar of Service program was launched by the GRCVB in 2011 to recognize individuals in all areas of service who display exceptional customer relations and care. The Rome-Floyd community is known for providing excellent hospitality which is essential to our thriving tourism industry.