Hilton Named to 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List

first_imgMCLEAN, Va. – 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. “As a business of people serving people, our Team Members are truly at the heart of our success,” said Christopher J. Nassetta, president & CEO, Hilton. “We are proud to support our Team Members in both their personal and professional lives, as a part of our commitment to being the most hospitable company in the world.” Each year, Fortune partners with Great Place to Work® to identify the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. The selection process includes an employee survey and an in-depth questionnaire about company practices and programs. Hilton consistently enlists feedback from Team Members to ensure it provides the career opportunities, benefits and rewards that matter most to them, including:Industry-leading benefits for all – hourly and salaried – Team Members, such as parental leave, adoption assistance and GED assistance programsExclusive travel discounts and perks for Team Members, families and friends through the company’s Go Hilton Travel ProgramsOngoing and annual appreciation programs that enable guests, peers and managers to recognize Team Members at all levelsTime and monetary resources that empower Team Members to support their environments and local communitiesOngoing learning and development resources that help Team Members plan and manage their careers, as well as develop new skills “Congratulations to the 2017 100 Best,” said Michael C. Bush, CEO, Great Place to Work. “These leading companies are at the vanguard of a new business frontier, where organizations know they have to develop the full human potential of all their employees. They are working to build Great Places to Work For All, which are better for business, better for people and better for the world.” To see the full list of 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, click here. Contact: Astrid Egerton-Vernon +1 703 883 5696 [email protected]   About Hilton Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,000 properties with more than 812,000 rooms in 103 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 HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, 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.last_img read more

Sri Lanka keen to resume ferry service with India

Sri Lanka is keen to resume the ferry service with India, the Prime Minister’s Office said.Sudarshana Gunawardana, who is attached to the Prime Minister’s Office told the Colombo Gazette that the matter had been noted at a meeting between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and a visiting Indian delegation. At the meeting the Prime Minister had noted the keen interest of the government to resume the ferry service. The ferry service resumed in 2011 linking Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu and Colombo, but it was suspended due to less traffic. Tamil Nadu politician Kanimozhi Karunanidhi, daughter of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi, met Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe for talks in Colombo yesterday. read more

GuyOil announces price reductions

Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedGuyoil announces reduction in Gas pricesMarch 8, 2018In “Business”Govt announces lower Guyoil gas pricesFebruary 4, 2019In “Business”A political gimmick? …Questions raised as GuyOil finally lowers gas pricesFebruary 6, 2019In “latest news” The Guyana Oil Company Ltd (GUYOIL) has announced a reduction in prices forGasolene and Gasoil (LSD) with effect from 14:00hrs today Friday, June 28.The reduced price for Super 95 Gasolene and Gasoil are as follows:For retail, SUPER 95 GASOLENE: FROM $224/Liter TO $214/Liter and GASOIL (LSD) FROM $217/Liter TO $203/Liter.For wholesale, SUPER 95 GASOLENE FROM $214/Liter TO $204/Liter and GASOIL (LSD) FROM $207/Liter TO $193/Liter.GuyOil said these price reductions were possible due to lower acquisition cost.GuyOil said it is always cognizant of its role in the Guyana economy and continuously strive to ensure that quality petroleum products are provided at excellent prices.“Our vast network of Service Stations will continue to ensure that our quality products aremade available to you our valued customers along the entire coastland all the way to Lethem.”“We look forward to your continued support as we continue to pursue our Motto ofExcellence In Service.” read more