Awards/Recognition News

Hilton Named One of the World’s 25 Best Places to Work

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has been named one of the World’s 25 Best Multinational Workplaces in 2016, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work®. Hilton was selected based on Team Members’ assessments of the company’s jobs, opportunities for training, and support for work/life balance, among other factors.

Hilton Worldwide Awards $320,000 to properties around the world creating innovative solutions to local Social and Environmental obstacles

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today awarded more than $320,000 (USD) to the 117 recipients of the 2016 Travel with Purpose Action Grants. Grants are awarded to Hilton properties and corporate offices that submit the most creative ideas to drive value for their hotels and strengthen the local communities where they operate.

Hilton Worldwide Recognized as One of DiversityInc’s 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today that it ranked 42 on DiversityInc’s 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list. This marks the second consecutive year Hilton Worldwide has been recognized on this list for its deep commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Hilton 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.

Hilton 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.

Hilton 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.

Hilton Takes Home 22 Honors in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels Rankings

U.S. News & World Report honored three hotels within the Hilton Portfolio as the best hotels in the USA and 19 as one of the best hotels within their market. All hotels were named as part of the publisher’s annual ranking of hotels that offer high-quality amenities and exceptional experiences.

Hilton Worldwide Receives Perfect Score in HRC Foundation’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today that for the third year in a row it was awarded a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

Hilton Worldwide President & CEO Chris Nassetta Inducted Into Hospitality Industry Hall of Honor

Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton Worldwide, was inducted into the Hospitality Industry Hall of Honor at the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management on October 21, 2015.

Hilton Worldwide Honors Top Hotel Owners in the Americas

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced honors for its top annual development awards in the Americas. Awards are presented in five categories across the company’s portfolio of hotels, including: Developer of the Year, Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Outstanding Achievement and Lifetime Achievement. Recipients are recognized based on criteria ranging from total number and quality of hotels developed to impact on community and fastest construction time.

Hilton Worldwide Exceeds Guest Expectations with 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Awards

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is proud to announce that 3,338 of its 4,350 properties (more than 75% of the entire portfolio of hotels) received a prestigious 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence, an award presented to businesses in the hospitality industry that consistently receive outstanding guest reviews on TripAdvisor®.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Awarded Highest Segment Ranking by J.D. Power 2015 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study for Sixth Consecutive Year

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that Homewood Suites by Hilton received the highest segment ranking in the 19th annual J.D. Power 2015 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM in the upper extended stay segment. This marks the 12th award for Homewood Suites since J.D. Power began its hotels study*.

Hilton 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.

Hilton 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.

Hilton Worldwide Wins Big With U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hotels of 2015

Today, U.S. News & World Report named 22 hotels within the Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) Portfolio to its annual “Best Hotels” list. The winning properties span four brands within the Hilton Portfolio, and include two “Best Hotels in the USA” honors, U.S. News & World Report’s annual evaluation of hotels identifies properties that offer high-quality amenities and an exceptional guest experience.

Hilton Worldwide Wins Big at 2014 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today was named the winner of 33 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards across its portfolio of brands. Nine brands within the Hilton Worldwide Portfolio took home awards honoring the best in travel from design to marketing services to advertising. Fifteen of the Hilton Worldwide award winners received Gold Magellan Awards, the highest award given.

Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton Awarded Highest Ranking by J.D. Power

Hilton Worldwide today announced that two of its brands, Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton, received the highest ranking in the 18th annual J.D. Power 2014 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM in the upscale and upper extended stay segments, respectively. This marks the 11th award for Homewood Suites and the 10th for Hilton Garden Inn since J.D. Power began its hotels study.

Hilton Worldwide Honors Top Franchise Owners in the Americas

Hilton Worldwide today announced honors for its top annual development awards in the Americas. Awards are presented in five categories across the company’s portfolio of hotels, including: Developer of the Year, Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Outstanding Achievement and Lifetime Achievement. Recipients are awarded based on criteria ranging from total number and quality of hotels developed to impact on community and fastest construction time.

Hilton Worldwide Named Gold Winner of 2014 Gartner & 1to1 Media CRM Excellence Awards

Hilton Worldwide today was named a Gold winner in the customer analytics category of the 2014 Gartner and 1to1 Media CRM Excellence Awards. Hilton is recognized for its Satisfaction and Loyalty Tracking (SALT) analytics program that enables the global hospitality company to collect and analyze customer feedback to create data-validated best practices that are tested and implemented across the company to drive customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Empire State Pride Agenda Announces Hilton Worldwide Is Among 2014 Equality@Work Award Honorees

The Empire State Pride Agenda, New York's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy organization, today announced honorees for the 11th annual Equality@Work Awards.

Hilton Worldwide Announces 2013 CEO Light & Warmth Award Winners

Hilton Worldwide today announced that 11 of its Team Members have received the 2013 CEO Light & Warmth Award, the company's highest honor. This award was established to recognize exceptional Team Members who embody Hilton Worldwide's Values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Ownership and Now.