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Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Awarded “Best Of MidAmerica” By Meetings Focus
August 28, 2013
CINCINNATI - Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza has been awarded the prestigious "Best of MidAmerica" award by Meetings Focus magazine in its September 2013issue.
For the eighth consecutive year, the hotel has been selected by meeting planners as a top meeting destination. Only 50 properties received this award in MidAmerica, which includes hotels not only in Ohio, but also states in the MidAmerican region including Illinois, Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin. Key cities that Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza competed with for this award included Chicago, Minneapolis, Detroit and Milwaukee. The annual award, where professional meeting planners select their preferred hotels, is based on the following criteria: meeting space, guest rooms, guest services and amenities, food and beverage service, high-tech services, recreational facilities, efficiency and helpfulness of the staff and overall value and experience.
"Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza is thrilled to be named a ‘Best of MidAmerica' winner! We are honored that the meeting planners continue to select us as one of the best. We know that planning a meeting with us brings peace of mind to the customer since our tenured conference services team has a strong planning focus. Executing a meeting with us reduces the stress of meeting planning and being on site with us allows the meeting planner to focus on the successful delivery of content without the distraction of unexpected planning errors," said Michel Sheer, managing director, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza.
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza have been honored with numerous accolades including:
- Hilton Hotels & Resorts' #1 Food and Beverage Hotel in the USA for the fourth consecutive year (2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013)
- Hilton Hotels & Resorts' "Brand of Excellence" winner - given to the top five performing hotels in the chain
- Hilton Hotels & Resorts' HHonors Guest Recognition Award - four time winner - given to the top hotel for exemplary customer service
- AAA Four-Diamond Hotel and Fine Dining Restaurant (2004-current)
- Chef Kelly was named the American Culinary Federation's USA Chef of the Year, the highest honor given in the 20,000+ chef national organization
- Chef Kelly is also one of Hilton Hotel's Signature Chefs, just one of six in the USA.
- Zagat named Orchids at Palm Court as Cincinnati's "Top Restaurant" for 2011, 2012 & 2013
- Meetings & Conventions magazine "Gold Key Award" - five time winner
Meetings Focus is a national publication designed for meeting planners who book groups and events in the United States. The magazine has a circulation of 57,000 meeting planners and 100% of their subscribers have requested the magazine directly.
About Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza opened in 1931 and is one of the world's finest examples of French art deco architecture. Special highlights of the hotel include rare Brazilian rosewood walls, German silver-nickel metalwork lighting fixtures, large Romanesque murals and an original Rookwood Pottery fountain flanked by two large seahorses. The hotel features 40,000+ square feet of breathtaking meeting and event space, including five executive boardrooms and three ballrooms, perfect for any meeting up to 1000 guests. Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza's 561 guestrooms have been recently updated and include new flat screen televisions with expanded high-definition programming, in-room safes and refrigerators and wifi access. Additional updates to be completed by September 2013 include all new window treatments, matching box spring wrap and installation of guest room seating.
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