Awards/Recognition News

Chris Nassetta Celebrated As A Highest Rated CEO On Glassdoor

Glassdoor has recognized Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton, with a 2017 Employees’ Choice Award for being one of the Highest Rated CEOs. Nassetta ranks 49th 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.

Hilton Recognizes Lifetime Achievement and Top Franchise Owners in U.S. and Canada

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the winners of its 2016 Development Awards, recognizing owners from the United States (U.S.) and Canada across six categories, including Lifetime Achievement, Multi-Brand Developer of the Year, New Developer of the Year, Developer of the Year, New Build/Adaptive Reuse of the Year and Conversion of the Year.

Hilton Named a Top 50 Company for Diversity by DiversityInc

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has once again been named a Top-50 Company for Diversity by DiversityInc, climbing 12 places over last year to number 30. Hilton was also recognized on six additional DiversityInc lists, including: Top Companies for Mentoring, Top Companies for Supplier Diversity, Top Companies for People with Disabilities, Top Companies for Employee Resource Groups, Top Companies for Veterans and Top Companies for Global Diversity.

Hilton Named to 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has been named to the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, which recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures. Ranking at No. 26 this year, Hilton increased its position by 30 places since 2016.

Hilton Recognizes Team Members with 2016 CEO Light & Warmth Award

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the 12 winners of its 2016 CEO Light & Warmth Award. This recognition is the most prestigious accolade the company awards to exceptional Team Members and franchisee employees who embody the company’s vision and mission, as well as its values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.

Hilton Takes Home Top Honors At The 2016 HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala

(NYSE: HLT) Hilton and its portfolio of brands has again been recognized at the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Adrian Awards with eight brands receiving accolades at the recent Gala in New York City. Additionally, Hilton’s largest ever-marketing campaign ‘Stop Clicking Around’ that emphasized the benefits of booking direct received a Platinum Adrian Award, HSMAI’s highest honor.

Hilton Recognized in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotel Rankings

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has again been recognized by national publisher U.S. News & World Report, in its annual Best Hotel Rankings. Thirty-three hotels within the Hilton portfolio of 14 world-class brands have been honored, with Waldorf Astoria Chicago, Waldorf Astoria Orlando and Boulders Resort & Spa all receiving a prestigious Gold Badge.

Hilton Named One of the World’s 25 Best Places to Work

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has been named one of the World’s 25 Best Multinational Workplaces in 2016, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work®.

Hilton Worldwide Awards $320,000 to properties around the world creating innovative solutions to local Social and Environmental obstacles

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today awarded more than $320,000 (USD) to the 117 recipients of the 2016 Travel with Purpose Action Grants. Grants are awarded to Hilton properties and corporate offices that submit the most creative ideas to drive value for their hotels and strengthen the local communities where they operate.

Hilton Worldwide Recognized as One of DiversityInc’s 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today that it ranked 42 on DiversityInc’s 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list. This marks the second consecutive year Hilton Worldwide has been recognized on this list for its deep commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Hilton Worldwide Named One of the 2016 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

Hilton Worldwide announced today that it was selected as one of the 2016 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, by global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine. This list recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures.

Hilton Takes Home Top Honors at the 2015 HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala

In 2015, Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) sparked the world’s imagination and inspired new travel experiences through its creative marketing and communication efforts. At last week’s Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Adrian Awards Gala in New York City, HSMAI bestowed 84 Adrian Awards to Hilton Worldwide and its portfolio of brands, including three Platinum Awards, HSMAI’s highest honor.

Hilton Worldwide Celebrates the 2015 CEO Light & Warmth Award Winners

Hilton Worldwide today announced the twelve winners of its 2015 CEO Light & Warmth Award. This award is the highest honor the company awards, and is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate exceptional Team Members and franchisee employees who embody the Hilton Worldwide Values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.

Hilton Takes Home 22 Honors in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels Rankings

U.S. News & World Report honored three hotels within the Hilton Portfolio as the best hotels in the USA and 19 as one of the best hotels within their market. All hotels were named as part of the publisher’s annual ranking of hotels that offer high-quality amenities and exceptional experiences.

Hilton Worldwide Receives Perfect Score in HRC Foundation’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today that for the third year in a row it was awarded a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

Hilton Worldwide President & CEO Chris Nassetta Inducted Into Hospitality Industry Hall of Honor

Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton Worldwide, was inducted into the Hospitality Industry Hall of Honor at the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management on October 21, 2015.

Hilton Worldwide Honors Top Hotel Owners in the Americas

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced honors for its top annual development awards in the Americas. Awards are presented in five categories across the company’s portfolio of hotels, including: Developer of the Year, Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Outstanding Achievement and Lifetime Achievement. Recipients are recognized based on criteria ranging from total number and quality of hotels developed to impact on community and fastest construction time.

Hilton Worldwide Exceeds Guest Expectations with 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Awards

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is proud to announce that 3,338 of its 4,350 properties (more than 75% of the entire portfolio of hotels) received a prestigious 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence, an award presented to businesses in the hospitality industry that consistently receive outstanding guest reviews on TripAdvisor®.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Awarded Highest Segment Ranking by J.D. Power 2015 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study for Sixth Consecutive Year

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that Homewood Suites by Hilton received the highest segment ranking in the 19th annual J.D. Power 2015 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM in the upper extended stay segment. This marks the 12th award for Homewood Suites since J.D. Power began its hotels study*.

Hilton Worldwide Unveils the 2014 CEO Light & Warmth Award Winners

Hilton Worldwide today announced that 12 Team Members at owned, managed and franchise properties have received the 2014 CEO Light & Warmth Award. This award is the highest accolade any individual can achieve, and was established to recognize exceptional Team Members and franchisee employees who embody Hilton Worldwide's Values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.

Hilton Receives Top Accolades at the 2014 HSMAI Adrian Awards

Without a doubt, 2014 was a significant year for Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) as teams around the world worked to inspire travel with unique and innovative marketing programs.