Hilton Names Andrew Flack As VP of Global Brand Marketing

This information originated in American English.

July 13, 2009

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Hilton Hotels Corporation (Hilton) today announced that Andrew Flack has been promoted to Vice President of Global Brand Marketing for the Hilton brand.

In this newly created position, he will have oversight for Hilton brand marketing strategies and
functions worldwide. Those functional areas include advertising, public relations, strategic partnerships
and brand promotions for the leisure and business segments, as well as Hilton Hotels Corporation
graphics and, identity and hotel online tools and resources. Additionally, Andrew supports Hilton
Worldwide Resorts marketing and business development efforts for the Customer Marketing group,
Hilton HHonors® programs, and hotel opening marketing initiatives.

"Andrew has a wealth of experience of expanding Hilton's position in existing markets as well as
identifying new opportunities in emerging growth markets," said Dave Horton, Global Head - Hilton
Brand. "We are confident in his abilities to take our organization to the next level as Hilton continues its
mission to advance as a leading global company," Horton added.

A 20-year hotel industry veteran, Andrew was previously Vice President Sales and
Marketing - Hilton Asia Pacific, where he created a new marketing organization in support of our
emerging growth markets and extended our global sales network into new countries such as India and
Korea. Previous assignments have taken Andrew to Europe, Australia, and the Caribbean. Between
2003 and 2006 Andrew led Sales & Marketing for Australasia, where he was part of the team that rebuilt
and re-launched Hilton Sydney. Andrew's earlier career included seven years as a Hotel
General Manager, managing Hilton properties in the UK and Australia.

Born in Malta, Andrew is a dual citizen of Britain and Australia and holds an MBA from the
Australian Graduate School of Management.

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