03.15.17Hilton Hotels & Resorts to open hotel in view of the Eiffel Tower
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced that its flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand will add a second property in central Paris, Hilton Paris Eiffel Tower. The plans were unveiled at MIPIM today in conjunction with owner Compagnie de Phalsbourg with whom Hilton has signed a management agreement to operate the 118 guest room property. The renowned French visionary designer Philippe Starck will be in charge of the Interior Design of the property.
03.09.17Hilton Named to 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has been named to the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, which recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures. Ranking at No. 26 this year, Hilton increased its position by 30 places since 2016.
03.07.17Hilton Announces Launch of Senior Notes Offering
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) (“Hilton”) announced today that its indirect subsidiaries Hilton Worldwide Finance LLC (the “Issuer) and Hilton Worldwide Finance Corp. (together with the Issuer, the “Issuers”) intend to offer $1.5 billion aggregate principal amount of the Issuers’ Senior Notes due 2025 and Senior Notes due 2027 (collectively, the “Notes”). The Issuers intend to use the proceeds from the offering together with available cash to redeem all of their outstanding 5.625% Senior Notes due 2021.
03.07.17Hilton Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) (“Hilton”) announced today that its indirect subsidiaries Hilton Worldwide Finance LLC (the “Issuer”) and Hilton Worldwide Finance Corp. (together with the Issuer, the “Issuers”) finalized the terms of the Issuers’ offering of $900 million aggregate principal amount of 4.625% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “2025 Notes”) and $600 million aggregate principal amount of 4.875% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “2027 Notes” and, together with the 2025 Notes, the “Notes”).
03.06.17Hilton Sets the Stage for Rapid Expansion in Germany with 60% of its Pipeline Under Construction
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced that it has one of the most active pipelines in Germany, and has reached an historical high in terms of hotels in its pipeline. Following strategic partnerships with Primestar Hospitality GmbH, Foremost Hospitality GmbH and tristar GmbH, which will facilitate the rapid roll out of its focused service Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton brands, six hotels are due to open this year, totalling an investment of more than €120 million. Five cities are set to host their first Hilton hotel in the coming years.
02.24.17Hilton Announces $1 Billion Stock Repurchase Program, Quarterly Dividend and Corporate Name Change
The Board of Directors of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) has authorized a stock repurchase program of up to $1 billion of the Company’s common stock. The Board also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share of Hilton’s common stock, payable on March 31, 2017 to stockholders of record as of March 10, 2017.
02.23.17Hilton to Expand Presence in Kazakhstan with Duo of New Hotels
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced plans to grow its presence in Kazakhstan, with two new properties planned in Astana and Almaty. DoubleTree by Hilton Almaty, which will mark the brand’s debut in Kazakhstan, is set to open under a franchise agreement with Abli Kurylys LLP in late 2017. Hampton by Hilton Astana Triumphal Arch will be managed by Hilton under an agreement with Hotel Stroi Invest TOO and will join Hilton Garden Inn Astana when it opens in January 2018.
02.22.17Hilton Recognizes Team Members with 2016 CEO Light & Warmth Award
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the 12 winners of its 2016 CEO Light & Warmth Award. This recognition is the most prestigious accolade the company awards to exceptional Team Members and franchisee employees who embody the company’s vision and mission, as well as its values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.
02.22.17Hilton Takes Home Top Honors At The 2016 HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala
(NYSE: HLT) Hilton and its portfolio of brands has again been recognized at the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Adrian Awards with eight brands receiving accolades at the recent Gala in New York City. Additionally, Hilton’s largest ever-marketing campaign ‘Stop Clicking Around’ that emphasized the benefits of booking direct received a Platinum Adrian Award, HSMAI’s highest honor.
02.15.17Hilton Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results; Achieves Record Pipeline and Net Unit Growth for the Year
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton," or the "Company") (NYSE: HLT) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2016 results. The Company completed the spin-off of Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. ("Park") and Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. ("HGV") (the "spin-offs") in January 2017.
02.02.17Hilton Recognized in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotel Rankings
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has again been recognized by national publisher U.S. News & World Report, in its annual Best Hotel Rankings. Thirty-three hotels within the Hilton portfolio of 14 world-class brands have been honored, with Waldorf Astoria Chicago, Waldorf Astoria Orlando and Boulders Resort & Spa all receiving a prestigious Gold Badge.
02.01.17Hilton Honors Unveils More of What Matters Most: Industry-First Benefits Including Amazon Shop with Points
Hilton (NYSE: HLT), the world’s fastest-growing hospitality company, today announced industry-first benefits for all 60 million members of its award-winning guest loyalty program, Hilton Honors, including Shop with Points at Amazon.com.