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Hilton Earns #2 Spot as World’s Best Workplace

Hilton President & CEO Chris Nassetta with Team Members. (Photo: Business Wire) Multimedia Gallery URL

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Hilton honored for career development, benefits, corporate responsibility and exclusive travel perks

For the third consecutive year, Hilton has been named as one of the World’s Best Workplaces recognized by Great Place to Work®. Hilton climbed seven spots to the highly coveted second spot on the list of the top 25 companies and is the only hospitality company in the top ten. Team Members from the world’s most hospitable company say Hilton’s culture, benefits and travel perks make it a great place for a career.

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“Our Team Members are the heart of our business, and they have been the driving force behind our growth and success around the world for nearly 100 years,” said Christopher J. Nassetta, president & CEO of Hilton. “As the pioneers of hospitality, we are dedicated to creating exceptional experiences for every person we meet - and this starts with our Team Members, who make all of our success possible.”

Hilton offers programs to help Team Members thrive personally and professionally with global career development opportunities and global training. Industry-leading benefits include: parental leave, adoption assistance, GED support and discounted stays at Hilton properties around the world. Under the Thrive@Hilton framework, the company is designing and creating innovative corporate office space and attire for Team Members working in physically demanding jobs.

Team Members also receive exclusive travel perks, and there are a variety of volunteer programs supporting Hilton's corporate responsibility mission, Travel with Purpose.

“We are honored to once again be named one of the best places to work in the world,” said Matthew W. Schuyler, chief human resources officer for Hilton. “Our Team Members are the heart of Hilton. Today we celebrate their hard work and contributions. By creating a great place to work for all, we know our Team Members will continue to thrive now and in the future.”

With a workforce spanning over 390,000 people across 106 countries and territories, today’s recognition is a result of positive feedback from our Team Members. Hilton ranked in 15 different regional best workplace lists, including Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, India, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and the United States.

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About Hilton

Hilton (HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,400 properties with nearly 880,000 rooms, in 106 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

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