GALA SPA AWARDS 2014: Application Phase for GALA Anniversary Year Top Event Now Open
HAMBURG, Germany, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Innovative concepts and products can now be submitted
Fantastic spa locations and luxury hotels, innovative beauty products and
extraordinary treatments are once again being sought for the GALA SPA AWARDS, which are
awarded at Brenners Park-Hotel & Spa in spring 2014. Companies from more than 30 countries
can submit their unique care concepts and feel-good locations for consideration in the
important international beauty and spa awards by August 31, 2013. Companies from Iceland
and Oman will be able to take part in the competition for the first time this year. The
GALA SPA AWARDS 2014 are one of the top events of the GALA anniversary year. The people
magazine celebrates its 20th anniversary next year.
Applicants can submit the required documents via http://www.gala.de/spa-awards for
one of seven categories: Luxury Concepts, Innovation Concepts, Cult Concepts, Men
Concepts, Treatment Concepts, Luxury Hotel City/Resort, and Innovative Spa Concepts.
Applications can only be submitted online. Additional awards include the “Beauty Idol” and
“Special Prize” which are awarded to outstanding personalities.
“2014 is going to be a big year for GALA: The magazine celebrates its 20th anniversary
and awards the 18th GALA SPA AWARDS in March. The award ceremony in our anniversary year
will be more glamorous than ever. Hence, we look forward to receiving many exciting
applications for 2014,” says GALA editor-in-chief and jury member, Christian Krug.
The GALA SPA AWARDS will be awarded in Baden-Baden on March 15, 2014. As part of a
glamorous ceremony attended by well-known guests, a range of care products, hotels, and
spas that meet the requirements of the sanus per aquam (= health through water) concept
and stand out due to an outstanding innovative performance will be honored.
Special highlights of the evening in 2014 will once again be the announcement of the
winners of the “Beauty Idol” award and the “Special Price”. The “Beauty Idol” award honors
a celebrity who stands out due to his or her positive attitude to life and lifestyle in
accordance with the spa concept, and who has a special aura. “Beauty Idol” award winners
from recent years include Toni Garrn, Julie Delpy, Karolina Kurkova, and Alek Wek, among
others. The most recent “Special Prize” was awarded to Philippe Pierre Cousteau, grandson
of French oceanographer and filmmaker, Jacques-Yves Cousteau. The scientist, social
entrepreneur and advocate of the resource-saving use of water continues the legacy of his
Your contact for all product categories is Saskia Stindl, phone +49-40-3703-5225,
e-mail: email@example.com. For further information about the hotel and spa categories,
please contact Katrin Rosche, phone +49-40-3703-4127, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Details concerning the application and the GALA SPA AWARDS 2013 are available at
The GALA SPA AWARDS:
The GALA SPA AWARDS were established in 1996 and belong to the most important
international beauty and spa awards. Only first-class care products and hotels or
locations that meet the holistic requirements of the GALA SPA AWARDS are honored. The jury
comprises the following members: television hosts Sylvie van der Vaart and Susann Atwell,
Chairman of the European Spa Academy (ESA) Prof. Dr. Heinz Kroehl, dermatologist and
professor of cosmetics sciences Prof. Dr. med. Martina Kerscher, CEO Brenners Park-Hotel &
Spa Frank Marrenbach, stylist and publisher Armin Morbach, GALA editor-in-chief Christian
Krug, head of the GALA beauty department Frie Kicherer, and GALA beauty editor Ariane
Every Thursday, premium people and lifestyle magazine GALA reports about celebrities
from all over the world. With well-researched background information, GALA presents the
stories behind the news. With exclusive pictures, insightful stories, honest interviews
and brilliant photo sequences, GALA creates an intimate yet respectful closeness to the
stars. Week after week, the magazine sets standards for trailblazing, glamorous
journalism. The sold circulation of GALA ranges around 333,605 copies (IVW data II/2013).
The title is available at a copy price of 2.80 euros.
Your press contact: GALA PR / Communication Andrea Wagner Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG Phone: +49-40-3703-2980 E-mail: email@example.com http://www.gala.de