TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown's Celeste Reeves recently received the "Spirit of CARE" award.
Hilton Worldwide honored Reeves, the sales office manager at the DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown, with the “”Spirit of CARE” award. The honor designates Reeves as a top performer within DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels. Reeves was chosen from nearly 50,000 team members worldwide for the top honor, officials said.
"Nominated by their peers because of exemplary loyalty, attitude and service, the chosen team members continually exceed expectations of both customers and fellow team members," representatives said.
Reeves was nominated for the award by her peers after "proving to be an exceptional role model," representatives said.
“Reeves continues to make outstanding contributions to guests and team members, showing great enthusiasm in all areas of her work,” said Rich Friedman, DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown’s General Manager. “We are proud of her recognition as a “Spirit of CARE” winner, the company’s most prestigious team member award. Employees like Reeves create a welcoming and exceptional experience for guests which impacts other team members and creates a domino effect of great service. ”
Friedman said that Reeves represents the true “Spirit of CARE.”
Employed by the DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown since 2007, “she has gone above and beyond for every guest. We are constantly receiving letters and e-mails about her amazing customer service and genuine concern for people,” said Friedman.
In addition to raising four of her own children, Reeves over the years has been a mother to more than 40 foster children. She also participates in the annual Breast Cancer Walk and organizes the DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown’s annual children’s holiday party.
“There are not many people in the world like Celeste Reeves,” Friedman said.