|Hilton Worldwide celebrates official opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta - Diponegoro.|
Thursday, 3rd July 2014
Source : Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide recently hosted a party in celebration of the official opening of its first DoubleTree by Hilton branded hotel in Indonesia's vibrant capital city Jakarta and also announced signing of international partnership with Garuda Indonesia.
"We are delighted to mark the official opening of our first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Indonesia here in the metropolitan city of Jakarta," said William Costley, vice president, Operations, Southeast Asia, Hilton Worldwide.
"DoubleTree by Hilton is currently our fastest growing full service brand, with a portfolio of over 370 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and destinations across six continents, which is a perfect fit for this equally fast-paced and vibrant city."
Over 350 distinguished guests including the crème de la crème of society in Jakarta joined dignitaries from the Italian, Australian, Austrian and Belgium embassies and members of the press in gracing opening party of the strikingly contemporary hotel, conveniently located in the heart of Jakarta, a short stroll from the grand, leafy boulevards of Diponegoro.
Earlier that day, Hilton Worldwide also announced its global partnership with national carrier, Garuda Indonesia.
The new partnership will benefit members of both GarudaMiles and Hilton HHonors to earn HHonors Points and GarudaMiles miles when they stay at any of the more than 4,100 hotels within the Hilton Worldwide Portfolio.
The party line-up included a gourmet showcase by the DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta - Diponegoro culinary team led by executive chef Talha Barkin, innovative cocktails by American celebrity mixologist Joseph Boroski.
JOINING HANDS: Celebrating the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta - Diponegoro following Hilton Worldwide's global partnership announcement with Garuda Indonesia (left to right) William Costley, vice president operations Southeast Asia, Hilton Worldwide; Ronny Prasetya, representative of the hotel's owning company, PT Nurtirta Nusa Lestari; Amelia Nasution, vice president customer relationship management, Garuda Indonesia; and Robert Gauer, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta - Diponegoro.