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Hilton Hotels Provides Booking Portal for U.S. Government
and Military Employees - hiltongov.com
|BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - In an effort to provide an easy
and uniquely tailored online experience for U.S. government and military
employees, the Hilton Family of Hotels has launched hiltongov.com, an enhanced
government information and booking portal offering government rates at
participating U.S. hotels as well as helpful information.
The enhanced site offers easy access to the more than 2,600 U.S. hotels within the Hilton Family of Hotels, including Hilton, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Grand Vacations, Homewood Suites by Hilton and The Waldorf=Astoria Collection.
A dedicated resource, hiltongov.com provides robust hotel search and booking tools, rich hotel content, ability to book reward stays, and convenient access to services and government resources, including a Defense Link, GSA Travel Resources, Defense Travel Management, U.S. Per Diem Rates, Foreign Per Diem Rates and State Tax Exemptions.
“We strive to enhance our relationship with government and military professionals through touch points that are most efficient and meaningful for them,” said Scott Normali, senior vice president - strategic third party distribution, Hilton Hotels Corporation. “The Hilton Family of Hotels has created a one-stop, dedicated portal in which government or military employees planning a U.S. trip can find information they need easily.”
The new URL and enhanced portal enable government and military employees to:
“Our goal with this value- and service-oriented government portal is to make it even more convenient for government and military employees to find the right hotel accommodations and the most ideal services and packages corresponding to military bases and other key government institutions, while enabling them to fully benefit from their loyalty through our Hilton HHonors customer loyalty program in the process,” said Scott Lamb, director – government segment, Hilton Hotels Corporation.
About Hilton Hotels Corporation
Hilton Hotels Corporation is a leading global hospitality company, with more than 3,000 hotels and 500,000 rooms in more than 74 countries and territories, with more than 135,000 team members worldwide. The company owns, manages or franchises some of the best known and highly regarded hotel brands including Hilton®, Conrad® Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree®, Embassy Suites Hotels®, Hampton Inn®, Hampton Inn & Suites®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Hilton Grand Vacations™, Homewood Suites by Hilton® and The Waldorf=Astoria Collection™.
Hilton Hotels Corporation
|Also See:||Federal Per Diem Rates FY2007 / GSA / March 2007|
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