Hilton developed the new Motto brand after extensive market research that found a growing segment of travelers who want reasonably priced, less traditional hotels in central locations.
Four companies with D.C.-area headquarters make a list of the top 40 companies hiring for flexible jobs, which an analyst calls an increasingly important aspect of work.
Forbes Magazine’s inaugural list of Best Employers for Women includes a dozen Washington area companies in the list of 300, including four that made the top 100. Check out which local companies made the cut.
If you are going to Ocean City and plan to stay in a hotel, you have more choices this summer. Major hotel chains have opened new locations in the Maryland resort town, and more will open later this year.
The new hotel at the Pike & Rose complex in North Bethesda offers samples of local craft beers, produce from Maryland farms and even honey from a local beekeeper.
By way of bragging rights, four of the top 10 loyalty programs are at hotel chains with Washington-area owners.
After a year of converting the first floor of its McLean headquarters, Hilton’s “The Social” features a food hall, co-working spaces, a Starbucks and an outdoor terrace — all of which is open to the public.
A boutique hotel in Georgetown, known for its rooftop lounge with sweeping views, will be the latest addition to Hilton’s new Tapestry Collection.
A major financial services company in McLean, a giant defense contracting company in Bethesda and a D.C.-based conglomerate all landed on a new list of “America’s Top Public Companies,” released by Forbes
Hilton has opened its first Curio Collection-branded hotel in D.C. The Darcy, in Logan Circle, includes offerings from local chefs and businesses.
Hilton just opened Hilton Linzhi Resort, between the Himalayas and the Yarlung Zangbo River, on 800 acres at an elevation of about 9,800 feet.
McLean-based Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. will become known as just Hilton Inc. starting March 10. The company didn’t disclose the reason for the tweak.
Seven Tapestry Collection hotels will open in Syracuse; Chicago; Nashville; Warren, New Jersey; Hampton, Virginia; and Indianapolis. Hilton says it has an additional 35 Tapestry Collection deals in process.
Hilton is converting one of its midrange DoubleTree hotels into the District’s first Curio Collection hotel, and prolific local chef Robert Wiedmaier will run its new restaurant. The Dacy, Curio Collection will open next spring, Hilton says.
Fire crews were called to the Hilton Hotel at 1001 16th Street about 5 a.m. after the fire in the laundry room activated the sprinkler system.