CHICAGO – June 30, 2016 – The AAA Five-Diamond Waldorf Astoria Chicago is honored to congratulate Ashley Ochse, Director of Catering & Events for being recognized with the Hilton Worldwide 2015 Circle of Excellence Award for placing in the top 10 percent of the luxury catering sales professionals in the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts brand.
The annual recognition program exemplifies Sales, Catering, and Event Service team members within the Hilton Worldwide family, who achieve their annual sales and catering revenue goals. To be eligible to receive this prestigious award, team members were required to complete training courses, earn a positive performance score, demonstrate leadership qualities, and achieve sales excellence.
“Ashley is an asset to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago and to Hilton Worldwide for her luxury sales and catering expertise, as well as for her spirit in creating unforgettable moments for her clients,” said Melissa Lorenz, director of sales & marketing. Hilton Worldwide recognized Ashley as a first time recipient at the 2015 Circle of Excellence Award ceremony held on June 1, 2016 at the Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort.
Waldorf Astoria Chicago participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only guest rewards program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® for the same stay and redeem points for free nights with No Blackout Dates at more than 4,600 hotels worldwide. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through www.waldorfastoria.com will have access to benefits including digital check-in and complimentary Wi-Fi.
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