03.20.15Hilton Worldwide Strengthens Presence in Japan with Hilton Tokyo Odaiba
Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a management agreement with Tokyo Humania Enterprise Inc. to re-brand Hotel Nikko Tokyo and manage the hotel as Hilton Tokyo Odaiba. On October 1, 2015, the property will be converted and unveiled as a new Hilton hotel, joining Hilton Worldwide’s existing portfolio of 11 operating and pipeline hotels in Japan and expanding the global hospitality brand’s footprint in the country.
03.17.15Hilton Expands Welcome Program for Chinese Travelers Globally
Hilton Worldwide today announced the expansion of Hilton Huanying (huān yίng) – a program that offers Chinese travelers a customized hospitality experience during their stay – to more than 110 Hilton Worldwide properties globally. As Chinese citizens make up the world’s largest outbound travel market1 and are continually evolving in their needs, Hilton has updated the Huanying program amenities and service standards.
03.13.15Hilton Tokyo Bay Appoints Neil McInnes As General Manager
Hilton Tokyo Bay announced the appointment of Neil McInnes as General Manager effective April 20, 2015. McInnes has nearly 20 years of experience with Hilton Worldwide. He has worked as regional director of revenue management for Japan, Korea and Micronesia and developed an understanding of the hotel market in the region, including contributions to revenue expansion in Japan.
03.11.15Giving The Young People Of Auckland A Helping Hand
Hilton Auckland has partnered with Auckland Council to join the Youth Employment Movement to assist 23,000 young people in Auckland who are not in employment, training or education.
02.26.15Hilton Jaipur Presents A Special Rajasthani Food Festival At Aurum All-Day Global Cuisine Restaurant
Hilton Jaipur today announced a Rajasthani Food Festival at Aurum, the stylish gold and copper-themed all-day global cuisine restaurant. Starting February 27 until March 8, 2015, guests at Aurum will be able to savour the best of Rajasthani dishes prepared by Chef Hemendra Dubey assisted by a Maharaj from Jodhpur. Through this 10-day festival, guests will also be able to enjoy a range of live folk dance and music performances by local artists.
02.25.15Hilton Worldwide Expands Resorts Portfolio In Australasia With The Rebranding Of Fiji Beach Resort And Spa Managed By Hilton
Fiji Beach Resort and Spa Managed by Hilton has today officially been rebranded as Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa. The resort will join Hilton Worldwide’s existing portfolio of 21 hotels in Australasia and is an important step towards many exciting new changes to come for Hilton Worldwide in Fiji.
02.21.15Hilton Worldwide Hotels In Queenstown Aim To Make A Difference
Both Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa as well as DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown recently held a cheque presentation ceremony to gift donations to Frankton Fire Brigade.
02.13.15Hilton Odawara Resort & Spa Reveals Exciting Renovation Program
Hilton Odawara Resort & Spa is pleased to announce that its major renovation project, currently under way, will deliver 173 modern guest rooms as well as extensive updates to the hotel restaurant, front lobby and Sky Banquets by the end of March 2015. As of the end of 2014, 119 rooms had already been completed.
02.05.15Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort Unveils Spa Travel Package Based On A Traditional Okinawan Treatment
Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort has unveiled a new spa and breakfast package revolving around a traditional Okinawan spa treatment known since the Ryukyu Kingdom era, and that can only be enjoyed in Okinawa. The package, called “Ryukyu Spa Treatment (30 min) Stay Plan” is available for booking until the end of June 2015. At the hotel’s AMAMI SPA, guests can choose from three blissful 30-minute treatments at the skilled hands of Ryukyu therapists.
01.30.15Hilton Dalian And Conrad Dalian Appoint Michael Schmitt As Cluster General Manager
Hilton Dalian and Conrad Dalian has announced the appointment of Michael Schmitt as Cluster General Manager. Mr. Schmitt will report to David Kelly, Vice President, North & South China, Hilton Worldwide, and will be responsible for overseeing the hotel's daily operations. Mr. Schmitt joined Hilton Dalian and Conrad Dalian from Hilton Hua Hin Resort & Spa where he held the position of General Manager
01.27.15Hilton Chennai Appoints Prakash Viswanathan As Director Of Business Development And Rakshit Sharma As Director Of Human Resources
Hilton Chennai recently announced the appointment of its Director of Business Development and Director of Human Resources.
01.22.15Hilton Nagoya Appoints Felix Busch As General Manager
Hilton Nagoya today announced the appointment of Felix Busch as its General Manager, effective January 12, 2015. Felix Busch has played a significant leadership role in Hilton Worldwide for more than 11 years. Prior to this appointment Felix was the Hotel Manager at Hilton Sydney, where he made outstanding contributions to the property in terms of customer loyalty and service; and the management and implementation of the successful refurbishment of the hotel’s guest rooms and Executive Lounge.