Worldwide, the brand added 171 hotels and 28,000 rooms in 2012
Coming off a whirlwind 2012, Hilton Worldwide is the fastest growing global hospitality company by number of rooms. Last year, it opened 171 hotels with more than 28,000 rooms and now has nearly 1,000 hotels with nearly 170,000 rooms says Christopher Nassetta, President and CEO, Hilton Worldwide. It also has more than 85,000 rooms under construction, which is more than half of its total pipeline and more than any other hospitality company.
Since 2007, Hilton Worldwide has increased its total number of rooms by 32 percent and opened more than 1,100 hotels globally. It has also expanded from a presence of 77 to 90 countries and territories, Nassetta says.
“In 2012, we achieved phenomenal success and further established ourselves as the preeminent hospitality company by adding to a long list of accomplishments from the last five years,” Nassetta says. “We continued to find even more ways of providing the very best service to our guests.”
Some more milestones for Hilton Worldwide in 2012: