Hilton Sydney Awarded Four Awards At The National AHA Awards For Excellence 2012

Hilton Sydney Named “Hotel of the Year”

This information originated in Australian English.

September 13, 2012

SYDNEY - Continuing its recent winning streak Hilton Sydney has been honored with four coveted awards by the Australian Hotels Association at the 2012 National Awards for Excellence. At the ceremony, held in Hobart last Wednesday night, Hilton Sydney was awarded "Best Restaurant - Accommodation Division," "Chef of the Year - Joe Pavlovich (glass brasserie)," "Best Meetings and Events Venue" and "Overall Hotel of the Year - Accommodation Division."

Michael Bourne, general manager, Hilton Sydney said he's extremely proud to receive these rewards on behalf of Hilton Sydney and its team members.

"I'm thrilled that Hilton Sydney has been recognized by its peers and the Australian Hotels Association. These accolades are a tribute to the team's continual effort to deliver a unique and inspiring experience for our guests across all sectors of our business." Being named "Overall Hotel of the Year - Accommodation Division" reaffirms Hilton Sydney's status as one of the leading hotels in Sydney and Australia."

Hilton Sydney is one of the preeminent facilities in the city, featuring 23 meeting rooms spanning 4,000m2 with unrivaled flexibility and is proud for the first time to have been recognized, as the best meetings and events hotel in Australia, further highlighting the hotels position as a cutting-edge meeting destination.

Luke Mangan's glass brasserie has had an award winning week, following the Sydney Morning Herald 2012 Good Food Guide 'Chefs Hat' announcement; it also won two awards including "Best Restaurant - Accommodation Division" and "Chef of the Year" for Joe Pavlovich - executive chef, glass brasserie.

Australian Hotels Association national awards for excellence are the nation's premier hospitality awards, honoring the achievement of excellence in a wide range of 40 categories in the accommodation industry. The awards recognize state winners from the tourism and accommodation divisions from around Australia.

The Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence honors the achievement of excellence in a wide range of 31 categories in the accommodation industry. Hilton Sydney was successful in winning eight awards including "F&B function hotel of the year," "Conference hotel of the Year," "Restaurant of the Year," "Outstanding Achievement in Training," "Chef of the Year," "Revenue Manager of the Year," "Finance Officer of the Year" and "Employee Excellence in Service."

Media can access additional information about Hilton Sydney at http://www.hiltonglobalmediacenter.com/sydney.

Contact

Kimberley Roberts
Hilton Brisbane
+61 (0) 7 3231 3289
kimberley.roberts@hilton.com

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