AGAR - Hilton has announced its 2022 CEO Light & Warmth Award recipients, recognizing 15 individuals and two teams. The CEO Light &Warmth Award is the company’s highest honor, celebrating team members who bring Hilton’s values to life and fulfill its purpose to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality. Among this year’s winners is Upendra Singh from DoubleTree by Hilton Agra.
In 2022, more than 750 team members from Hilton’s global managed and franchise network were nominated by their colleagues. Finalists were selected by a committee of representatives from across the company, with the winners chosen by Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO, Hilton.
“Each year, I have the great honor of recognizing a select group of team members with the CEO Light & Warmth Award – our most prestigious team member award,” said Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO, Hilton. “True to our founding purpose, our CEO Light & Warmth Award winners are making the world a better place through hospitality and inspiring everyone they meet. These leaders – and all our nominees – are what makes our hospitality so special and our future so bright.”
Upendra Singh was recognised for his exceptional service and values . Upendra always puts others first . His commitment to others is demonstrated time and time again as he serves guests and goes above and beyond to support hotel operations.
“We are so proud that Upendra is among this year’s CEO Light & Warmth Awards winners,” said Shyam Kumar, General Manager. “Each day, we look forward to providing outstanding customer service and creating a memorable experience for our guests and Upendra is an incredible example of that spirit in action.”
The recognition also comes with a significant prize package, including a one-time net award of $10,000 for each individual winner, and $1,000 for each member of a recognized team.
The CEO Light & Warmth Award originally debuted in 2011. Since then, Hilton has recognized more than 100 recipients with the company’s highest honor.