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Hilton NairobiOpened: December, 1969
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Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide’s flagship brand with more than 550 properties across six continents, has announced its annual Brand Awards of Excellence winners in EMEA. Each year, Hilton honors properties for outstanding performance in multiple categories, including marketing, food and beverage, housekeeping and brand culture.
Hilton Nairobi has been the official partner hotel since the inception of the Nairobi Marathon, with over 15,000 runners participating annually. Hilton Nairobi Team Members participated in the 7th marathon and were proud to complete the 10km, 21km and 42km road race. This event has created opportunities for Kenyan athletes, has boosted and promoted tourism and most importantly raised funds for ‘Seeing is Believing’ which is an initiative aimed at eradicating avoidable blindness. The proceeds of the marathon supports cataract operations for children in five hospitals in Kenya.
Hilton Hotels Corporation (Hilton) in Middle East & Africa today announced its participation in the World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature’s global Earth Hour initiative for the second consecutive year. All 40 hotels across 12 countries will switch off non-essential lighting on March 28th 2009 at 8.30pm (local time) for one hour.
On March 17th, Hilton will launch its biggest Meeting promotion yet* where up to ten meeting attendees will go free at meetings held throughout 2009 at more than 210 participating Hilton Family hotels in the Middle East, Africa, UK and Europe.