Careers@HiltonLive Is Coming To Glasgow

Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor and Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre invite locals to a week of exciting hospitality careers events

This information originated in U.K. English.

April 01, 2012

GLASGOW, Scotland - Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor and Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre are inviting locals to take part in a unique series of events showcasing careers in hospitality.  From Monday 16th April 2012, Hilton Worldwide will host Careers@HiltonLive, a week-long initiative designed to offer practical tips and advice and allow passionate job seekers and those interested in the hospitality industry the opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at its hotels to find out more.

Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor and Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre are calling on people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved and to use this exclusive opportunity to discover career options at Hilton Worldwide, meet and chat with hospitality experts and receive useful information on job-seeking skills. A number of events will take place at the hotel including:

The events are being delivered in conjunction with the Glasgow Regeneration Agency.

Hilton Worldwide recently announced the creation of 8,500 new careers across Europe, through the expansion of its hotel brands and the safeguarding of an additional 2,500 hospitality careers through the conversion of existing hotels to Hilton Worldwide brands.  The inaugural Careers@HiltonLive builds on the company's commitment to raise awareness of careers in hospitality and to recruit and nurture talented individuals. 

Steve Cassidy, area vice president UK & Ireland, Hilton Worldwide, said, "Careers@HiltonLive is a great opportunity for anyone interested in a hospitality career to meet our teams on the ground in our hotels and to receive practical advice and tips for their next career move.  It's an exciting industry and a great time to join Hilton Worldwide as we are experiencing significant growth and offer a wide variety of rewarding career options - from hotel general manager through to cocktail mixologist."

There will also be a live Facebook careers chat on www.facebook.com/hiltoncareers on Friday 20th April from 1.30pm to 2.30pm GMT where jobseekers will have the opportunity to put their career-related questions to an expert panel from Hilton Worldwide.

For further information about any of the Careers@HiltonLive events please contact fiona.duff@hilton.com at Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor or jackie.hylton@hilton.com at Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre or visit www.facebook.com/hiltoncareers. For information on job vacancies with Hilton Worldwide visit www.hiltonworldwide.com/careers.

Contacts:
Tracy Simpson
0141 222 2266 / 07515 066358
tracy.simpson@dada.co.uk

Julie MacSporran
0141 222 2266
Julie.macsporran@dada.co.uk

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