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Hilton Named to 2016 Fortune Magazine 100 Best Workplaces for Women List

September 15, 2016  |  This information originated in American English.

MCLEAN, Va. - Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine have named Hilton as one of the top 100 Best Workplaces for Women. Hilton has ranked number 56 on the list which honors companies that have distinguished themselves from peers by being a great place to work for women, and where women have high representation in the total employee population and in management positions. The 100 companies with the highest employee ratings and female representation were selected for the list.

"We're incredibly honored to be included as a top workplace for women by Great Place to Work® and Fortune," said Matt Schuyler, chief human resources officer at Hilton. "We strive to make Hilton a great place to work for all of our Team Members. In particular, we are focused on doing everything we can to create a positive environment that supports the personal and professional growth of our Team Members, especially given that women make up more than 50 percent of our workforce."

Hilton provides numerous resources and programs tailored to female Team Members, including a Women's Team Member Resource Group, Women's Executive Networking Program and Women in Leadership Excellence Program (in partnership with the University of Virginia). The company offers a range of family-focused benefits across its hotels and offices, including an industry-leading parental leave policy, flexible working environments, 10-day advanced scheduling, paid time off, and educational assistance.*Team Members include employees at Hilton corporate offices and its owned and managed properties, and employees of franchisees who work on property at independently owned and operated franchised properties in the Hilton portfolio.

About Hilton Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 863,000 rooms, in 106 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.