Hilton offers US COVID-19 testing to event planners

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Hilton offers US COVID-19 testing to event planners
Tue March 09, 2021

The hotel chain makes constant evolutions of the EventReady with CleanStay available to the MICE segment

Event planners continue to look to hospitality industry leaders for solutions that help simplify the complex task of hosting in-person or hybrid events in today's environment, particularly when it comes to COVID-19 testing. 19 and health. Throughout the pandemic, Hilton has been listening and responding to the needs of its customers, and now the world's most hospitable company offers event planners COVID-19 testing and health screening resources for attendees of their events.

"As more customers book meetings and events in person, there has been a steady increase in requests and questions about COVID-19 screening and testing options for event attendees," said Frank Passanante, senior vice president, Hilton Worldwide Sales. , Americas. "In response, we expanded the resources within our Hilton EventReady playbook to include third-party vendors who can provide a seamless experience and offer preferential pricing to our event planners."

Starting this month, Hilton event planning partners who book or have booked an event at any US property will gain access to the EventReady Playbook, which will include the list of third-party vendors that can provide a variety of COVID testing. -19 and health exams. options, including:

Portable Temperature Monitoring Devices
Personal Health Screening Checklists
COVID-19 Self-
Test Options Same-Day On-Site COVID-19 Test

COVID-19 testing and health screening options are presented to event planners as the latest evolution of EventReady with CleanStay, Hilton's global cleaning and customer service program specifically for meetings and events.

The vendor list, as well as examples of ways that planners could combine the various options for their events, will be included in the Wellness section of the EventReady Playbook. Introduced last summer and continually updated based on changing needs, the proprietary EventReady Playbook presents event planners with expert guidance and selected resources addressing event planning solutions, including the newly expanded hybrid events section.


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