03.16.16Tru by Hilton Breaks Ground on First Property
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today broke ground on its very first Tru by Hilton property located in McDonough, Georgia. The celebration marked the fastest brand announcement to groundbreaking in Hilton history, less than eight weeks after Tru’s public debut. Demonstrating Tru’s commitment to breaking the mold at every occasion, the milestone event tossed traditional hard hats and shovels aside, treating guests to an unveiling of 3D chalk paintings created of the hotel’s exterior and guest room design that allowed attendees to feel as though they were part of the hotel. In addition, attendees had some fun in an interactive photo booth that placed them right inside the lobby of the hotel.
03.15.16Historic Muscat Set To Welcome Hilton Garden Inn
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today announced the signing of a management agreement with the Muscat National Development and Investment Company to open Hilton Garden Inn Muscat - Al Khuwair, the global hospitality company's first hotel in Muscat and second in the The Sultanate of Oman. Located on the country's northern coastline, Muscat is home to the seat of government, as well as a popular destination for business and leisure tourism.
03.10.16Canopy by Hilton Says Hello to London City
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) unveils plans to bring Canopy by Hilton, its hotel brand that redefines the lifestyle category, to the United Kingdom with Canopy by Hilton London City. Following a franchise agreement with 4C Hotel Group, Canopy London City will welcome its first guests in early 2018.
03.09.16Hilton And IBM Pilot “Connie,” The World’s First Watson-Enabled Hotel Concierge
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration to pilot “Connie” – the first Watson-enabled robot concierge in the hospitality industry. Connie draws on domain knowledge from Watson and WayBlazer to inform guests on local tourist attractions, dining recommendations and hotel features and amenities.
03.03.16Hilton Worldwide Named One of the 2016 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For by Great Place to Work® and Fortune
Hilton Worldwide announced today that it was selected as one of the 2016 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, by global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine. This list recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures.
03.02.16Hilton Takes Home Top Honors at the 2015 HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala
In 2015, Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) sparked the world’s imagination and inspired new travel experiences through its creative marketing and communication efforts. At last week’s Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Adrian Awards Gala in New York City, HSMAI bestowed 84 Adrian Awards to Hilton Worldwide and its portfolio of brands, including three Platinum Awards, HSMAI’s highest honor.
02.26.16Hilton Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results: Exceeds High End of Adjusted EBITDA Guidance, Announces Intention to Spin off Real Estate and Timeshare Businesses
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton," "Hilton Worldwide" or the "Company") (NYSE: HLT) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2015 results.
02.26.16Hilton Worldwide Announces Intention to Spin Off Real Estate and Timeshare Businesses
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced plans to enhance long-term shareholder value by spinning off the bulk of its real estate business into a publicly traded real estate investment trust (REIT) and by spinning off its timeshare business, Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV), as a separate publicly traded company.
02.17.16Hilton Worldwide and Whole Foods Market Partner with the U.S. DOE to Launch Better Buildings Challenge SWAP
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) unveiled the Better Buildings Challenge SWAP, which involved Hilton Worldwide and Whole Foods Market swapping energy management teams at their facilities in San Francisco.
02.16.16Hilton Launches Its Largest Campaign Ever with Exclusive Room Rates Not Found Anywhere Else
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that Hilton HHonors members can now receive an exclusive discount on room rates by booking directly through its brand websites, award-winning Hilton HHonors mobile app and reservation call centers, or through preferred corporate travel partners and approved travel agents. This guaranteed discount is available at more than 4,500 hotels around the world.
02.02.16Hilton Worldwide Celebrates the 2015 CEO Light & Warmth Award Winners
Hilton Worldwide today announced the twelve winners of its 2015 CEO Light & Warmth Award. This award is the highest honor the company awards, and is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate exceptional Team Members and franchisee employees who embody the Hilton Worldwide Values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.
01.29.16Hilton Worldwide Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Release Date
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results prior to the stock market open on Friday, February 26, 2016, 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.