Hilton, the world’s first global hotel company, is celebrating its milestone 100th anniversary in the midst of the most dynamic year in the company’s storied history. Mumbai’s lone Hilton hotel at Mumbai airport was also the part of the celebration. A grand celebration party was organised on June 1st, 2019 at Hilton Mumbai where guests and associates were invited to witness success story. A colourful large size Rangoli was made in main lobby which was a centre of attraction
The main celebration function was held at Chancellor Suite Ballroom which was exclusively draped with Golden theme. There was a birthday cake in blue colour which was cut by the General Manager Ravi Rai along with guests. The celebration began with opening of Moet Chandon Champagne.
An exclusive Bar counter served vairities of imported alcohols that included whisky, Rum, Gin, Vodka, beer and cocktails. Mouth-watering vegetarian and non-vegetarian starters were served. A live singer and a DJ were part of the celebration too. Quiz contests at celebration made guests very happy as many prizes of Hilton’s free night stay for couple and their children were distributed for proud winners of contest. A multi cuisine lavish buffet spread was laid out which was enjoyed by everyone.
Ravi Rai – General Manager Hilton Mumbai said “A 100th birthday is a major milestone in the life of a person. Around Our World is an effort that focuses on what makes us special – the guests and partnerships. The mission of our 100th anniversary doesn’t solely focus on celebrating through reflecting on our proud past but to move ahead for next 100 years. Our primary aim is to focus on our future success while connecting with our stakeholders including our associates and clients around the world to celebrate their efforts in helping us become what we are today – a successful and growing hotel company. This celebration is dedicated to all of you who were a part of our journey”.
Brijesh Singh – Food and Beverage Manager Hilton Mumbai said “We are incredibly proud of this achievement; we are also humbled by the fact that few companies reach this major milestone. We know we never could have made it without the help and support of countless people along the way. We owe our longevity to the customers, suppliers, employees and communities we’ve worked with over the years”.
Hilton Past and Present:
Hilton is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories.
Founded in 1919 in the tiny town of Cisco, Texas, Hilton has pioneered the travel industry for decades, introducing room service, air-conditioned lobbies, in-room televisions, airport hotels, the mini-bar, the computerized reservation system, and Connected Room – the first hotel room allowing guests to unlock their doors and control their lights, thermostat and TV with a smartphone app. Hilton properties even invented the brownie and the piña colada.
Hilton now offers 17 distinctive brands across 113 countries and territories, with more than 5,700 properties and continues to grow with a new hotel opening somewhere in the world every day.