Visit Salt Lake

The Second Annual

SALT Awards crystal logo

June 15, 2023 | 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre 

Hospitality employees are key to the success of Salt Lake's visitor economy
and once again, we will be honoring the stars of our tourism industry!

Please help us celebrate those who you think deserve special appreciation
for embodying the pillars of Visit Salt Lake's SALT award. 
New this year: a "Best Boss" category!

SALT Award's four pillars:

Service • Accomplishment • Leadership • Tenacity

Nominations have closed.  Nomination deadline was May 15, 2023



  • A $1,000 cash award.**

  • An engraved SALT Award in recognition of their excellence in the Hospitality Industry.

  • On-stage recognition and photo with Visit Salt Lake CEO and President

  • Complimentary tickets for winner, their GM/Manager and additional employees at a special evening gala at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theater on June 15th to receive their award.


  • Lodging Front and Center
    (all front-of-house lodging staff)

  • Lodging Behind the Scenes
    (all back-of-house lodging staff)

  • Restaurant Front and Center
    (all front-of-house restaurant staff)

  • Restaurant Behind the Scenes
    (all back-of-house restaurant staff)

  • Scene Makers
    Staff members at all attractions, venues, caterers, transportation providers, etc.

  • Best Boss**
    Any General Manager, Owner, or Executive Level position in a hospitality-related business

**Best Boss winner will have $1,000 donated to a charity of their choosing.