Lexington, KY (PRWEB) January 30, 2013
Centrally located near things to do in Lexington, The Hilton Lexington Downtown was honored with two prestigious awards by the Kentucky Chapter of Meeting Professionals International at their annual Bravo! Event on June 21, 2012. KBCMPI is the local arm of Meeting Planners International, the preeminent association for meeting and event professionals across the globe. The annual awards gala featured a silent auction, swearing in of the 2012-2013 board members and the presentation of the KBCMPI chapter awards.
For outstanding association and industry contributions, leadership, and professionalism, the Hilton Lexington/Downtown was awarded the Gene Metzler Supplier of the Year Award. This Supplier Member award is based on a history of accomplishments in the industry as well as to meeting management and for furthering the aims of MPI and its mission. The supplier of the year serves as a role model for other suppliers. “Rated as one of the top downtown Lexington hotels we could not be more proud of our team. It is truly a testament to the dedication of our staff who consistently provide an exceptional guest experience,” stated Marty Rothchild, General Manager of the Lexington hotel.
The Lexington Hilton’s Triangle Grille was honored with the Silver Platter Award, given to the hotel property or meeting venue that received the highest score pertaining to food and beverage on post meeting evaluations. The Triangle Grille serves contemporary America cuisine ranging from Bluegrass fare to Kentucky BBQ, and soul food to seafood. Regional specialties like country ham, spoon bread and the Kentucky Hot Brown sandwich have secured Triangle Grille’s position as one of the top restaurants in Lexington. The hotel is also home to The Bigg Blue Martini Bar located in the lobby.
Located in the heart of beautiful Downtown Lexington, the Hilton Lexington / Downtown Hotel is the ideal destination for all vacation and business pursuits and is only 6 miles from the Blue Grass Airport. The world-class hotel is central to scores of exciting Lexington attractions, restaurants, shopping, museums, historic landmarks, performing arts and entertainment venues. To learn more about Lexington Kentucky getaways featuring attractive hotel packages at the Hilton Lexington/Downtown, visit http://www.lexingtondowntownhotel.com
About the Hilton Lexington/Downtown
Located at 369 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, the Hilton Lexington/Downtown, Lexington, KY is the city’s preeminent meeting, convention, conference and event venue. Connected by skywalks to Lexington Center - Rupp Arena, Lexington Convention Center, Shops at Lexington Center and Victorian Square – the elegant hotel and conference center is an exciting destination for all of life’s important meetings and special moments.