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.
03.03.15Largest Hampton by Hilton Planned in Berlin
Hilton Worldwide today announced that it has signed an agreement to open its largest Hampton by Hilton hotel to date, in central Berlin. With 344 guest rooms and a prime city centre location, Hampton by Hilton Berlin Alexanderplatz is slated to open in early 2018.
03.02.15Hilton Worldwide Announces First Hotel In The Democratic Republic of Congo
Hilton Worldwide, the world’s fastest growing hospitality company, today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Africa Hospitality Investments to open the full-service DoubleTree by Hilton Kinshasa - The Stanley. Located in the bustling Capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the signing marks the arrival of Hilton Worldwide to one of Africa’s largest urban areas.
02.27.15Hilton 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.
02.26.15Hilton Hotels & Resorts Debuts New Hotel At Philadelphia’s Penn’s Landing
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing, a 348-room hotel located in downtown Philadelphia.
02.26.15Hilton Worldwide Launches Inaugural Turkish Hospitality Apprenticeship Scheme
As world leaders gather for the first G20 employment working group meeting of Turkey’s presidency, Hilton Worldwide has launched a first of its kind apprenticeship scheme to enhance employment prospects in the Turkish hospitality sector.
02.25.15Hilton Worldwide Announces Redevelopment of Key London Property
Hilton Worldwide has announced plans to redevelop and reflag Hilton London Docklands Riverside as DoubleTree by Hilton London Docklands hotel in 2015. The hotel will continue to operate under a Hilton Worldwide management agreement with owner H.I.G. Capital and joins 10 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels in Greater London.
02.24.15Hilton 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.