Transcorp Hilton Abuja Beats 64 Others, Bags 2015 Hilton Brand Awards


BEVERLY HILLS, March 10, (THEWILL) – Transcorp Hilton Abuja has emerged winner of the 2015 Hilton Hotels & Resorts Brand Award and 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards for Hotels.

The hotel clinched three other awards organised by Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand namely- 2015 Director of Sales, 2015 Sales Team of the Year and 2015 Best Tactical Marketing Campaign for Middle East & Africa (MEA).

The recognition from Hilton Hotels & Resorts arrived on the heels of the hotel winning the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards for Hotels, ranking first out of 64 hotels in Abuja based on the reviews and opinions of global travel community.

Etienne Gailliez, General Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, expressed his delight over the awards attributing the success to dedication of the staff.

“We are delighted to be recognized and honoured for our outstanding accomplishments by Hilton Hotels & Resorts,” he said.

“The awards are dedicated to the hotel’s team and our owning company for their consistent support of our efforts at delivering the highest levels of quality service to our guests. I trust the awards will inspire all our team members to continue the drive for excellence.”

Valentine Ozigbo, MD/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc, the owners of Transcorp Hilton Abuja, congratulated the hotel staff over the award and said, “I am glad that the efforts of the team are recognized by discerning travellers and the Hilton brand.”

Kayode Olabode won the prize for 2015 Director of Sales as he was adjudged to have best represented the Hilton Worldwide values of Hospitality, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork and Ownership. The hotel’s Marketing Team won the prize for 2015 Best Tactical Marketing Campaign to Drive Revenue for its best use of multi-channel marketing campaign during the last Ramadan and Eid.

The annual Hilton Hotels & Resorts Brand Awards celebrates the outstanding achievements by hotels and individuals around the world.

Story by David Oputah