Hilton News

Hilton Expands U.S. Military Hiring Commitment, Will Hire Additional 20,000 by 2020

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it will hire an additional 20,000 veterans, spouses, dependents and caregivers by 2020. The company has already achieved 10,000 military hires in the United States since 2013, exceeding its initial goal two years ahead of schedule. Hilton’s combined commitment is the largest in the hospitality industry, and one of the largest in the U.S. private sector.

Hilton Appoints Area President for Greater China and Mongolia

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has named Qian Jin as the company’s first area president for Greater China and Mongolia. It comes at a time when Hilton prepares to celebrate its 100th hotel opening in Greater China, with more than 230 hotels in the pipeline.

Hilton Showcases Year of Record-Setting Growth and Innovation in 2016 Annual Report

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today launched its 2016 Annual Report, highlighting a year of record growth and innovation for the global hospitality leader. The integrated report demonstrates the tremendous progress the company has made towards its mission to be the most hospitable company in the world by showcasing Hilton’s new simplified, capital-efficient business model, as well as the company’s Travel with Purpose corporate responsibility program.

Charlene T. Begley Appointed to Hilton Board of Directors

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced today that Charlene T. Begley, former senior vice president and chief information officer at General Electric Company (GE) and chief executive officer of GE’s Home and Business Solutions segment, has been appointed to its board of directors, effective immediately.

Hilton Appoints New Senior Vice President – Luxury, Lifestyle, Resort and Corporate Development

Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has named Greg Hartmann as senior vice president – luxury, lifestyle, resort and corporate development. He previously led the Strategic Advisory & Asset Management Services Practice as managing director for the Hotels & Hospitality Group in North America for Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) for the past six years.

Hilton Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report first quarter financial results prior to the stock market open on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Christopher J. Nassetta, Hilton's president and chief executive officer, and Kevin Jacobs, Hilton's executive vice president and chief financial officer, will discuss the company's performance and lead a question-and-answer session.

Hilton Appoints Chief Customer Officer

Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has named Jonathan (Jon) Witter as Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, he will oversee the Global Brands, Marketing, Loyalty & Partnerships, IT and Strategy teams.

Hilton Invites the World to Celebrate Earth Hour through #TravelwithPurposeContest

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the launch of a global social media contest celebrating Earth Hour (8:30p.m.-9:30p.m. on March 25) – the worldwide movement for the planet organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

Blackstone Announces Acquisition of the Windsor Atlantica Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

Blackstone today announced that funds managed by its real estate business have agreed to acquire the Windsor Atlantica Hotel on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. As part of the transaction, Blackstone has signed a management agreement with Hilton for this asset and following a period of transition plans to convert the hotel to the “Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana”.

Blackstone anuncia la adquisición del hotel Windsor Atlántica en Río de Janeiro

Blackstone anunció hoy que los fondos que administra su negocio de bienes raíces han acordado adquirir el hotel Windsor Atlántica en la playa de Copacabana en Río de Janeiro, Brasil. Como parte de la transacción, Blackstone ha firmado un acuerdo de operación con Hilton para esta propiedad y, tras un período de transición, planea convertirlo en el hotel "Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana".

Blackstone compra Windsor Atlântica Hotel, no Rio de Janeiro

A gestora de investimento norte-americana Blackstone anuncia a compra do Windsor Atlântica Hotel, localizado na praia de Copacabana, no Rio de Janeiro, por meio de fundos administrados pela sua operação imobiliária de private equity. Como parte do negócio, a Blackstone fechou um contrato de gestão com o Hilton que, após período de transição, planeja transformar o empreendimento no "Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana".

Hilton 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.

La marque Hilton Hotels & Resorts compte ouvrir un hôtel avec vue sur la tour Eiffel

Hilton (NYSE : HLT) a annoncé que sa marque phare Hilton Hotels & Resorts comprendra un deuxième établissement dans le centre de Paris, le Hilton Paris Eiffel Tower. Les plans ont été dévoilés aujourd'hui lors du MIPIM, en collaboration avec le propriétaire, la Compagnie de Phalsbourg, avec lequel Hilton a signé une contrat de gestion pour l’exploitation de l’établissement de 118 chambres. Philippe Starck, célèbre concepteur visionnaire français, sera en charge de la décoration intérieure de l'établissement.

Hilton compte dévoiler les premiers détails de son pipeline français en plein essor lors du MIPIM 2017

En prévision du salon MIPIM de cette année à Cannes, Hilton (NYSE : HLT) a annoncé ses nouveaux projets en France pour les deux années à venir, qui prendront la forme de contrats de franchise établis avec NAOS afin d’introduire trois hôtels sous trois marques distinctes.

Hilton to unveil first details of burgeoning French pipeline at MIPIM 2017

Ahead of this year’s MIPIM conference in Cannes, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced new projects in France, following a franchise agreement with NAOS to introduce three hotels under three distinct brands.

Hilton 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.

Hilton 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.

Hilton 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”).

Hilton expandiert rasant in Deutschland – mit sechs attraktiven Neueröffnungen im Jahr 2017

Hilton (NYSE:HLT) hat heute bekannt gegeben, dass der aktive Ausbau der Marke in Deutschland ein historisches Hoch erreicht hat. Hilton ist damit einer der aktivsten Marktteilnehmer im Bereich Hotelentwicklung in Deutschland.

Hilton 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.

Hilton Surpasses 100,000 Open Hotel Rooms in EMEA

Ahead of this year’s International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced that it has passed the milestone of 100,000 rooms trading across its Europe, Middle East & Africa portfolio.