Routes Americas 2018

Routes Americas 2018

The Routes Marketing Awards are highly regarded as the most prestigious awards in the industry as they are voted for and judged by the airline network planning community.

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About the Routes Americas 2018 Marketing Awards

The Routes Americas 2018 Marketing Awards will take place at the Routes Americas Networking Evening. The evening will be hosted by Quito Tourism and Quiport. The Overall winner announced in Quito will be automatically short-listed for the World Routes 2018 Marketing Awards.

denver for awards“We were thrilled to receive two awards recognising the amazing dedication of the Denver air service team. These results were achieved after years of work across the world to increase air service.”

Laura Jackson
Vice President Air Service Development
Denver International Airport

Routes Americas 2018 Awards Schedule

Voting opens Monday 20 November 2017
Voting closes Friday 15 December 2017
Companies shortlisted Tuesday 19 December 2017
Deadline for submissions to be received by Routes Thursday 18 January 2018
Results announced at Routes Americas 2018 in Quito Wednesday 14 February 2018

For further information about the Routes Marketing Awards please contact Catherine Makrandreou.


What are the Routes Marketing Awards?

The Routes Marketing Awards were created in 1997 to recognise excellence in airport marketing as voted by airlines. They provide the airline community with the chance to have their say as to which airport they think provides the best overall marketing services to them.

When do the Routes Americas Marketing Awards take place?

The Routes Americas Marketing Awards Ceremony will take place during the Networking Evening on Wednesday 14 February at Routes Americas in Quito.

What is the voting process?

The airline network planning community place their votes on The airlines are asked to mark their airports or destinations of choice (5 of each) in order of preference and these are then automatically scored by priority within our online system

What should I consider when voting?

Airlines should consider the airports and destinations whose marketing efforts, over the last 12 months have made a real impact on their future network development plans. This may include such things as; their market research activities; their marketing and communications activity, their business case presentations for new market opportunities; their joint communication campaigns with third parties and innovative use of technologies or techniques to support their airline by any airport.

What are the voting criteria?

Airlines are instructed to vote for the organization's that provide the best overall marketing services to them whether this relates to their particular relationship, effective results, provision of data and information or innovative techniques to establish new or maintain and develop existing routes.

What are the categories in the Routes Americas Marketing Awards?

Once voting is closed, airports are split into size category from under 4m passengers to airports larger than 20 million passengers in addition to the destination category.

Who is automatically shortlisted for the World Routes Marketing Awards?

All overall winners from the Regional Routes Marketing Awards will be automatically shortlisted for the World Routes Marketing Awards in Guangzhou, China.