Hilton recognizes top developers

The Hilton, Doubletree and Embassy Suites Hotels brands recognized the top development champions of 2005at a recent summit. The Hilton Hotels Corporation Full-Service Brands Owners Summit, was held May 3-5 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Hotel development awards across the three brands were presented in four distinct categories: Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Developer of the Year and Outstanding Achievement.

“Following a year of remarkable achievement for our company, we are proud to recognize our 2005 development award winners, who have truly embraced our Hilton Family brand promise to ‘be hospitable’ and have proven their commitment to our communities and industry,” said Tom Keltner, president - brand performance and development group, Hilton Hotels Corporation. “Together with our hotel developers and combined with our turnkey programs that give them the tools to achieve success, we will perpetuate the Hilton Family momentum of having the largest development pipeline within the industry.”