06.04.18Hilton Owner Awards Celebrate Guest Experience and Business Performance
The Hilton Development team selects the winners based on distinct criteria including, total number or quality of hotels developed and in operation, commitment to project quality, impact on local community and early adoption of newer brands.
05.23.18Hilton Calls Time on Plastic Straws
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) will remove plastic straws from its 650 managed properties by the end of 2018. Today, Hilton also reveals its new goal to double its social impact investments and cut its global environmental impact in half by 2030, with the help of science-based targets.
05.22.18Hilton Commits to Cutting Environmental Footprint in Half and Doubling Social Impact Investment
Hilton today announced it will cut its environmental footprint in half and double its social impact investment by 2030.
10.16.177 Days, 90 Countries, 4,000 Volunteer Projects: Hilton Employees Show Their Hospitality Through Global Week Of Service
Today, Hilton kicked off the sixth annual Global Week of Service where more than 355,000* Team Members around the world will have the opportunity to participate in local projects that make a lasting, positive impact in the communities where they live, work and travel.
08.24.17Hilton Announces Partnership With CFPA To Develop China’s Future Leaders
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has become the first hospitality company to partner with the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation (CFPA), in a bid to provide leadership training and fund projects that bring about positive societal change.
06.09.17Hilton Announces Year-One Progress on Sustainable Seafood Commitments
Hilton today released a progress update on the implementation of its global commitment to responsibly source its seafood by 2022. The report details how Hilton established a baseline of its seafood purchasing data, created relevant training for all Team Members and deepened partnerships with related non-governmental organizations and suppliers.
04.26.17Hilton Expands U.S. Military Hiring Commitment, Will Hire Additional 20,000 by 2020
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it will hire an additional 20,000 veterans, spouses, dependents and caregivers by 2020. The company has already achieved 10,000 military hires in the United States since 2013, exceeding its initial goal two years ahead of schedule. Hilton’s combined commitment is the largest in the hospitality industry, and one of the largest in the U.S. private sector.
03.23.17Hilton Invites the World to Celebrate Earth Hour through Travel with Purpose Contest
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the launch of a global social media contest celebrating Earth Hour (8:30p.m.-9:30p.m. on March 25) – the worldwide movement for the planet organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
12.10.16Hilton Celebrates Its Annual Global Month of Service
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that through its Global Month of Service program, Team Members from 93 countries had contributed more than 291,000 volunteer hours to 4,166 community projects around the world.
12.05.16Hilton Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced today that it received a perfect score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC).
11.03.16Hilton Hires 10,000 Veterans in Three Years, Reaching Operation: Opportunity Hiring Goal Two Years Early
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that its corporate offices, owned and managed hotels, and franchisees have hired 10,000 veterans, spouses and dependents in the United States since 2013.
10.13.16Hilton Launches Major Expansion of Industry’s Largest Soap Recycling Program to Help Communities in Need
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that all 750 properties across its All Suites brands will recycle discarded soap and amenity bottles and donate them to reduce hygiene-related illnesses for communities in need. Marking the first time in the industry this is required as a brand standard, it is a major expansion of what is already the industry’s largest soap recycling program that will now include 1,370 hotels participating across Hilton’s portfolio.