- Oct. 25, 2013
-- Pillar Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce that one of its employees, Juan Almarez, Chief Engineer at Hampton Inn Denver Southwest, has been honored with a Hilton Spirit Award. The Spirit Award is one of the highest forms of recognition Hilton Worldwide offers top performers who impact guests, team members, the hotel, and their community. Winners receive $350, a plaque, a surprise congratulatory call from a brand executive, and ongoing recognition from Hilton.
Almarez has been with Hampton Inn Denver Southwest, located in Lakewood, Colo., for over 18 years. As a Chief Engineer, he knows its 150 rooms inside and out, and works hard every day to maintain clean and fully functional facilities for the hotel’s guests. Juan has fixed leaks, toilets, air conditioners, laundry machines and even guest’s flat tires. He also assists at the front desk and drives the hotel’s shuttle van.
"We are so proud of Juan,” said Dave Mahan, General Manager. “He is truly a one-of-a-kind employee who deserves this prestigious award and special recognition. I am continuously impressed by his multitude of skills and positive attitude regardless of the task at hand.”
Hampton Inn Denver Southwest, managed by Pillar Hotels & Resorts, is located at 3605 S. Wadsworth Boulevard, Lakewood, CO 80235. The hotel has 150 rooms and features Hampton Beds®, free WiFi access, a fitness center, and complimentary hot breakfast. It is centrally located and just a short drive from golf courses, hiking trails, and downtown Denver attractions.