07.13.15Top U.S.-Based Companies Launch the “100,000 Opportunities Initiative” to Create Pathways to Economic Opportunity for Young Americans
Alaska Airlines, Cintas, CVS Health, Hilton Worldwide, HMSHost, JCPenney, JPMorgan Chase, Lyft, Macy’s, Microsoft, Porch.com, Potbelly Sandwich Shop, Starbucks, Taco Bell, Target, Walgreens and Walmart Come Together With the Goal to Create the Nation’s Largest Employer-Led Coalition to Hire or Train 100,000 Opportunity Youth.
07.09.15Hilton Worldwide Awards Travel with Purpose Action Grants
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced it is awarding more than $280,000 to 100 Hilton Worldwide properties and community organizations around the world as part of its Travel with Purpose Action Grant program. The grants are intended to support the development of local projects and strengthen the quality of life in the communities in which Hilton Worldwide’s hotels and offices serve.
07.09.15Hilton Worldwide Pilots Startup365 Youth Entrepreneurship Program in Guangzhou
Entrepreneurs are critical to the long-term health of any global economy. Hilton Worldwide recently launched its first youth entrepreneurship training program, Startup365, to address youth unemployment in China as part of the company’s commitment to open doors for one million young people by 2019. Startup365 aims to equip Chinese youth with the business skills and entrepreneurial mind-set to succeed in today’s competitive workplace.
06.30.15Canopy by Hilton Says Hello to Reykjavik with Plans for New Hotel in Iceland
Canopy by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) new hotel brand that redefines the lifestyle hotel category, and Icelandair Hotels have unveiled plans for Canopy's first hotel in Iceland's vibrant capital – Reykjavik. “ Canopy Reykjavik | City Centre” is expected to be the first hotel globally to open in the brand's portfolio, which launched in October 2014.
06.11.15Hilton Worldwide Celebrates Pride Month
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) reaffirms its support for the LGBT community by participating in two of the nation’s largest Pride festivals. This weekend, Hilton Team Members, friends and family will march in Washington, D.C.’s Capital Pride as the Ruby Presenting Sponsor. Following the festivities in D.C., the team will then continue onto the Big Apple to participate in NYC Pride as a Gold Sponsor the weekend of June 26.
06.08.15Hilton Worldwide Expands Dubai Portfolio with Agreement With wasl to Develop Hampton by Hilton in Al Mina and Hilton Garden Inn in Bur Dubai
Hilton Worldwide - the world's fastest-growing hospitality company - and wasl hospitality and leisure, a subsidiary of wasl Asset Management Group, today announced agreements to open a further two mid-market hotels in Dubai, Hampton by Hilton Dubai Al Mina and Hilton Garden Inn Bur Dubai.
06.02.15Hilton Worldwide Announces Five New Curio – A Collection by Hilton Signings
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the addition of five new property signings to the development pipeline of Curio – A Collection by Hilton. They will join the eight hotels that have opened as part of the collection since it launched at the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference just one year ago on June 2, 2014.
05.28.15Hilton Hotels & Resorts Opens First Hotel in Yunnan, China
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake, bringing Hilton's world-class hospitality to picturesque Yunnan Province for the first time. Owned by Yunnan Metropolitan City Investment Group and managed by Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake is located on the northeast coast of landmark destination Fuxian Lake.
05.25.15Hilton Hotels & Resorts Set To Take Off at Dubai World Central
Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a management agreement with the Hospitality Division of the Mohammad Omar Bin Haider Holding Group to open Hilton Dubai World Central (DWC), an upscale 535 guest-room hotel in the heart of DWC – the 145 square kilometre master planned urban development centered on Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport.
05.22.15DoubleTree by Hilton’s Portfolio Heats Up in Turkey
DoubleTree by Hilton today announces the opening of its latest hotel in Istanbul - DoubleTree by Hilton - Istanbul Tuzla located on one of the eastern-most points of the city on the Anatolian peninsula.
05.21.15Hilton Worldwide Announces First DoubleTree by Hilton for Tunisian Capital
Hilton Worldwide’s President and CEO Chris Nassetta today joined U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker and Tunisian President, Beji Caid Essebsi in Washington, to announce the signing of a franchise agreement with El Mouradi Hotels & Resorts Group. The agreement will see the El Mouradi Africa Hotel re-branded to become DoubleTree by Hilton Tunis – Africa.
05.20.15Hilton Sets Sail In Georgia
Hilton Hotels & Resorts has opened its first hotel in the Black Sea Port of Batumi, Georgia. Hilton Batumi started welcoming guests today following a management agreement with Tourinvest Ltd.