05.11.15Hilton Worldwide Announces Secondary Offering of 90,000,000 Shares of Common Stock
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (“Hilton Worldwide” or the “Company”) announced today that certain selling stockholders affiliated with The Blackstone Group L.P. have commenced a secondary offering of 90,000,000 shares of Hilton Worldwide common stock. The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 13,500,000 shares of common stock from the selling stockholders.
04.29.15Hilton Worldwide Exceeds High End of Guidance for First Quarter 2015 Adjusted EBITDA; Raises Full Year Outlook
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton," "Hilton Worldwide" or the "Company") (NYSE: HLT) today reported its first quarter 2015 results and raised its full year 2015 outlook.
04.29.15Hilton Worldwide Reaches 60 Hotels Trading and Under Development as it celebrates 60th Anniversary in Turkey
Hilton Worldwide has reached an agreement to introduce four new hotels in Turkey, under its mid-market Hilton Garden Inn and economy Hampton by Hilton brands. The latest agreements see Hilton Worldwide surpass 60 hotels trading and under development across the country, coinciding with its 60th year anniversary in the strategic Turkish market. Having opened its first hotel - Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus - in 1955, Hilton Worldwide now boasts more than 7,500 rooms across the country, with more than 5,000 additional rooms in the development pipeline.
04.24.15Hilton Worldwide Named One of DiversityInc’s 2015 Top 50 Companies for Diversity
Hilton Worldwide announced today that it was named one of DiversityInc’s annual Top 50 Companies for Diversity, and one of the Top 10 Companies for Supplier Diversity. "Diversity and inclusion are part of our DNA at Hilton," said Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO, Hilton Worldwide. "Like our hotels, our workforce is global, and our success is driven by the passion and motivation of our teams. Our culture and diversity in all its forms around the world makes our organization strong and drives better results."
04.22.15Hilton Worldwide Announces Middle East Debut of Hampton by Hilton
Hilton Worldwide - the world’s fastest growing hospitality company - and wasl hospitality and leisure, a subsidiary of wasl Asset Management Group, today announced the introduction of mid-market hotel brand Hampton by Hilton to the Middle East.
04.17.15Hilton Worldwide Deepens Global Commitment to Waste Solutions and Recycling Through Partnership with Clean the World
Partnering with Clean the World, Hilton Worldwide today reaffirmed its global commitment to the recycling and redistribution of used soap and hygiene products to millions of people around the world. With more than 850 hotels currently participating in soap and amenity recycling, Hilton Worldwide properties have donated nearly 600,000 pounds of soap, which have been converted into over one million new bars to help prevent hygiene-related deaths and illness.
04.15.15 Hilton Worldwide Furthers Expansion Plans in Argentina with Signing of Hilton Garden Inn Hotel in Neuquén
Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a management agreement with Aspa Desarrollos Patagonia, a prominent real estate developer in the Patagonia region, to operate a new build 130-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Neuquén, Argentina – capital of Neuquén province and Patagonia’s largest city.
04.14.15Hilton Worldwide to Welcome Guests at the Home of Lancashire County Cricket Club
Hilton Worldwide is preparing to bring its Hilton Garden Inn brand to one of the UK’s top sporting venues, under a franchise agreement with Lancashire County Cricket Club (LCCC). Construction of Hilton Garden Inn Emirates Old Trafford is expected to begin later this year, before the hotel welcomes its first guests in early 2017.
04.14.15Historic Astor Hotel to Join Curio – A Collection by Hilton
Hilton Worldwide has reached an agreement to rebrand Paris' Astor Hotel Saint-Honoré under Curio - A Collection by Hilton. The hotel, owned by Maranatha Group, will undergo a substantial refurbishment prior to welcoming its first guests under the Curio brand in 2016 and will open under a franchise between Maranatha and Hilton Worldwide.
04.01.15Hospitality Training Centre: Hilton Toronto Discovers "What's Possible" by Accommodating Disabilities
“If I don’t try, I won’t know what’s possible…” That’s what Me-An Vera-Fudge recalls thinking when she first considered the idea of interviewing Fauzia, a deaf woman, for a room attendant position at Hilton Toronto. Course instructor Margaret Readings was impressed by Fauzia’s skills and exceptional attitude during the two-week intensive training program she did with the Hospitality Workers Training Centre. Margaret immediately thought Hilton Toronto and Me-An would be an ideal employer.
03.27.15Hilton Worldwide Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report first quarter financial results prior to the stock market open on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Christopher J. Nassetta, Hilton Worldwide's president and chief executive officer, and Kevin Jacobs, Hilton Worldwide's executive vice president and chief financial officer, will discuss the company's performance and lead a question-and-answer session.
03.25.15Hilton Worldwide Celebrates its Commitment to Living Sustainably with Earth Hour Projects around the World
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and its portfolio of 12 brands announced today that for the fifth consecutive year, its Team Members and franchisee employees around the world will unite to protect the planet by participating in the celebration of Earth Hour 2015 through a number of innovative projects.