Hilton’s Christopher J. Nassetta Named 2019 Cornell Hospitality Icon

The Cornell University School of Hotel Administration has selected Christopher J. Nassetta, president and chief executive officer of Hilton, to receive the 2019 Cornell Hospitality Icon of the Industry Award. The award will be presented at the 11th annual Cornell Hospitality Icon and Innovator Awards gala, Tuesday, June 4, at the Pierre Hotel in New York City.

Hospitality’s Marketing Gurus Honored at HSMAI Adrian Awards

Excitement was in the air as the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) hosted its annual Adrian Awards Dinner Reception and Gala honoring excellence in travel advertising, digital marketing, and public relations. More than 850 industry professionals gathered at the New York Marriott Marquis to celebrate the standout campaigns of the past year and the awesome individuals behind them.