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Hilton Worldwide Recognizes Hilton Asheville Biltmore
Asheville North Carolina, with the Deal of Year Award
Asheville, NC. August 18, 2010 - The Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park®, located in Asheville North Carolina, recently received the Deal of Year Award presented by Hilton Worldwide. Development awards are presented across the company‘s standards of excellence in renovations, conversion, development, project management, community impact and investments.
“Our hotel owners are a vital part of our company’s development success,” said Bill Fortier Senior Vice President of Development for Hilton Worldwide. “We are proud to recognize the success and achievements of our top hotel developers, whose vision for design and development represents the light and warmth of hospitality we are committed to delivering to our valued guests.”
Criteria for the Deal of the Year award include the impact on the community, highest quality development, fastest construction time, unique look and feel of the hotel and a unique location. Accepting the award was Biltmore Farms Hotels’ Vice President of Hospitality Development, Ron Storto.
“The Hilton Asheville is a great example of how to combine sustainability with exceptional features and amenities to create a memorable guest experience.” said Ron.
About the Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park
The Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park was designed and built with the environment in mind. This LEED registered hotel is the first in western North Carolina to utilize a solar powered hot water system which eliminates 25 tons of carbon dioxide a year. This is the equivalent of planting 7,000 trees.
|Also See:||The Hilton Asheville Details Steps Towards its Claim Toward Eco-Stewardship, Atop the Hotel is One of North Carolina's First Hotel Solar Water Heating Systems / August 2009|
|Stan Turner Named General Manager at the Hilton Asheville, North Carolina / October 2008|