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.
02.19.15Hilton Worldwide Announces First DoubleTree by Hilton in Egypt
Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a management agreement with the Asala For Investment and Touristic Development Company to open its first DoubleTree by Hilton in Egypt, marking the arrival of the upscale brand to one of the region’s most visited countries.
02.18.15Hilton Worldwide Exceeds Adjusted EBITDA Guidance for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014; Optimistic about 2015
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton," "Hilton Worldwide" or the "Company") (NYSE: HLT) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2014 results.
02.18.15Hilton Worldwide Expands Portfolio in San Francisco with Acquisition of Parc 55 Wyndham San Francisco – Union Square
Hilton Worldwide today announced the acquisition of Parc 55 Wyndham San Francisco - Union Square. The property, which will be renamed Parc 55 San Francisco a Hilton Hotel, adds 1,024 guest rooms, 54 suites and more than 30,000 square feet of meeting and function space to Hilton's existing portfolio of San Francisco hotels.
02.11.15Hilton Worldwide Closes Sale of the Waldorf Astoria New York and Reaches Agreements to Redeploy Proceeds to Acquire Five Landmark Hotels
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton Worldwide") today announced it closed its previously-announced sale of the Waldorf Astoria New York to Anbang Insurance Group Co. Ltd. ("Anbang") for $1.95 billion. In addition, Hilton Worldwide has signed agreements to redeploy the proceeds of the sale to add five landmark properties in strategic resort and urban locations to its owned portfolio.
02.06.15Embassy Suites Debuts in Silicon Forest, Portland’s Tech Hub
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upscale, all-suite hotels, announced today the opening of its newest property, the Embassy Suites Portland/Hillsboro. Centrally located in Portland's tech hub, Silicon Forest, the 165 all-suite hotel is the first and only full service hotel in the area. The grand opening was celebrated with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, February 5.