Bellman At Hilton Minneapolis Wins Coveted Service Award

The Spirit Of Hilton Award Recognizes A Select Few Worlwide

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August 19, 2009


Gordy Jones of  Hilton Minneapolis was recently recognized with Hilton Worldwide's  most prestigious service award - The Spirit of Hilton.


The Spirit of Hilton Award recognizes a select few team members that demonstrate their dedication to service and commitment to excellence from more than 135,000 employees worldwide.

"Since his arrival as Bellman in June of 2008, Gordy has been a shining example of going above and beyond in his position." said General Manager John Luke, Hilton Minneapolis.

Repeatedly recognized by guests, managers, and team members alike, his outstanding attitude and professionalism has helped the Hotel's staff take personalized and inspirational service to the next level. Perhaps the most impressive example of Gordy exceeding expectations in his position has been his sales referrals. Throughout his career as a sports journalist, Gordy has made many contacts in Major League Baseball. Over the past 14 months, he has gone out of his way to arrange meetings for Hilton's sales staff, and has been a strong advocate for business development at the hotel. With Gordy's help, the Hilton Minneapolis has been introduced to several new client prospects.

"Hilton is a leader in the hospitality industry and Team Members such as Gordy Jones raise the bar for a positive guest experience," added Luke "We are thankful to have Gordy on our Team creating that journey for our guests."

About Hilton Minneapolis
The winner of 10 consecutive prestigious Pinnacle Awards for excellence in hospitality and the AAA Four Diamond Award, Hilton Minneapolis is the premier hotel for the savvy corporate or leisure traveler as well as the best venue for a flawless meeting or event. Offering 821 deluxe guest rooms, indoor pool and Precor fitness center, 24 hour business center, in-room dining and SkyWater Restaurant. For additional information and hi-res photography contact Kimberly Zoulek, Director of Sales & Marketing at +1 612-397-4841 or

The Hilton Minneapolis is located at 1001 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403. For more information on the Hilton Minneapolis, visit the hotel's website at or contact the hotel directly at +1 612-376-1000.

Kimberly Zoulek, Hilton Minneapolis
+1 612 376 1000


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