Chris Nassetta Named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) president and CEO Christopher J. Nassetta, has again been honored with a Glassdoor 2018 Employees’ Choice Award recognizing the top CEOs in 2018. Nassetta ranks 51st on the list of 100 CEOs of large U.S. companies, with an approval rating of 93 percent based on Hilton Team Members’ reviews on the job site. The listing also places Nassetta as the highest ranked CEO from companies headquartered in the D.C. area.
“Winning a Glassdoor Top CEO award is a true acknowledgement of exceptional leadership, as it reflects the opinions of the employees who work with a chief executive every day,” said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor co-founder and CEO. “The best CEOs are inspiring, trustworthy, innovative and can be great motivators for people to bring their best selves to work.”
Under Nassetta's leadership, Hilton has rolled out a number of industry-leading programs to help Hilton Team Members thrive both personally and professionally and to advance the hospitality industry. These include:
- Introducing Thrive@Hilton, a program that seeks to promote the wellbeing of the body, mind, and spirit of Team Members
- Launching ambitious commitments to cut Hilton’s environmental footprint in half and double social impact investment by 2030
- Serving as a voice of the industry and demonstrating the lasting, positive impact that tourism can have on the world via his appointment as Chairman of the travel industry’s leading global organization, World Travel & Tourism Council
The Highest Rated CEOs list is determined by anonymous Team Member feedback shared on Glassdoor during the past year. When providing a company review, Team Members rate several factors about their employment experience, including their CEO’s leadership. Among the 770,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the average CEO approval rating is 69 percent.
Nassetta is also featured in Glassdoor's UK list, ranking 31 out of 50 CEOs, and earning an approval rating of 92 percent from UK-based Team Members.
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