Industry Update
Appointment 8 November 2018

Lena Sanok

Appointed Director of Business Travel
At Hilton Charlotte University Place - NC, USA

Lena Sanok

Hilton Charlotte University Place, a contemporary hotel committed to an innovative approach towards products, amenities and service, is excited to announce the appointment of Lena Sanok to Director of Business Travel. Lena brings exceptional leadership and expertise to the property and its guests in an effort to uphold the world's most famous hotel brand's standard of excellence.

Hilton Charlotte University Place exceeds far beyond traditional southern hospitality. The hotel staff is devoted to its guests and strives to make each stay a memorable experience. Due to her impressive resume, the Hilton staff is proud to welcome Lena and is confident she will continue to enhance the experience for each business guest during their stay.

Lena ignited her passion for hospitality at The Westin Charlotte in 2004 and has continued to flourish in the industry since. Prior to joining Hilton Charlotte University Place, Lena served 2 years in the Global Business Travel Association Ladders mentoring program. During the course of her career, she has been highly active in the North Carolina Business Travel Association, working her way onto the board as Secretary and currently serving as an Allied Board Member. She has even had the honor or representing the organization four separate times at the Global Business Travel Association's annual Legislative Summit.

In addition to these accolades, Lena had been awarded Hilton's prestigious Circle of Excellence Award and was selected to attend Hilton's Annual Top Performers Club Summit in 2016. Lena has undoubtedly earned a promising reputation in the industry due to her passion for travel and commitment to excellence, which makes her a perfect fit for Hilton.

Lena's competitive spirit and determination helps to paint a picture of success with whatever challenges come her way. When Lena is not working, she is spending time with her husband and two sons, and during those rare instances of free time, you might find her recovering from a long run with a glass of wine and a good book.


Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories.
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