2004 Development Awards
Lawrence Lui, Stanford Hotels Corporation Named
Developer Of The Year for Hilton Hotels
& Resorts Brand
|BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - May 16, 2005 -- The Hilton Hotels & Resorts(R),
Doubletree Hotels, Resorts, Guest Suites and Clubs(R) and Embassy Suites
Hotels(R) brands recognized the top development champions of 2004 during
the Hilton Hotels Corporation Full-Service Brands Owners Summit, held May
3-6 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Hotel development awards across the three
brands were presented in four distinct categories: Best Conversion, Deal
of the Year, Outstanding Achievement and Developer of the Year.
"As the Official Hotel Sponsor of the United States Olympic Team, the Hilton Family is honored to recognize outstanding achievement and celebrate the spirit of competition," said Tom Keltner, president - brand performance and development group, Hilton Hotels Corporation. "Just as our Olympic athletes strive to be higher, faster and stronger, our 2004 development award winners demonstrate that true spirit of competition in the quality of hotels they develop and their commitment to our communities and industry. 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."
Best Conversion Winners
The Hilton Hotels Corporation Full-Service Brands Owners Summit offered opportunities for hotel owners and corporate team members to learn, network and build relationships through general sessions, brand-specific meetings, workshops and award presentations.
Hilton Hotels Corporation is recognized internationally as a preeminent hospitality company. The company develops, owns, manages or franchises more than 2,200 hotels, resorts and vacation ownership properties.
Hilton Hotels Corporation
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