To celebrate its return to the New York Stock Exchange on December 12, 2013, Hilton Worldwide transformed the New York Stock Exchange to display some of the very best of the company's more than 4,000 hotels. Sharing the light and warmth of hospitality, door and bell team members welcomed everyone at the entrances and food and beverage team members served breakfast on the trading floor. Traders also donned special edition Hilton Worldwide -- NYSE listed bathrobes to mark the occasion. President and CEO Christopher J. Nassetta celebrated the company's listing by ringing The Opening Bell® on December 13 along with seven hotel team members and executives from the company as well as majority shareholder Blackstone.
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