The Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism announces a call for nominations for the 2019 Superstars of Service Awards.  The award program honors employees in Rome and Floyd County in the local hospitality and service industry who go above and beyond normal expectations.

Individuals who many not work in the hospitality industry, but volunteer their time to support tourism initiatives or projects may also be nominated. Nominations will be accepted through March 31, 2019. Winners will be selected by the Board of Directors of the Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism.

“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, Tourism Executive Director. “We encourage the public to nominate someone who displays the southern hospitality our community is so well known for.”

Individuals selected for the award will be recognized in May during National Tourism Week. To nominate an outstanding individual for the award, fill out the online nomination form at or submit a written nomination by visiting the Rome-Floyd Welcome Center located at 402 Civic Center Drive. A full list of individuals who have previously received the award are provided on the web page.

The Superstars of Service program was launched 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.