Hilton Short Hills Names Vivian Cohen Director of Catering and Events

Accomplished hospitality and special events professional to oversee weddings, mitzvahs and social events

November 18, 2019 Americas

SHORT HILLS, NJ – Today, Hilton Short Hills announced the appointment of Vivian Cohen as director of catering and events, where she will oversee the planning and highly detailed execution of weddings, mitzvahs and social events. 

Cohen most recently served as associate director of catering and events of The Wagner at the Battery Hotel, New York. A 20-year hospitality professional, she began her career with Sheraton Parsippany as a senior catering sales manager before transitioning into a director role. From there, Cohen held executive positions at W Hoboken, W New York – Times Square, The Knickerbocker Hotel and Hilton Short Hills in 2017 before joining The Wagner at the Battery Hotel.

“I am thrilled to return to Hilton Short Hills and to contribute to the team’s many accomplishments while collaborating with our team of experts to ensure that every wedding and special event is an absolute success,” said Vivian Cohen, director of catering and events, Hilton Short Hills. “Hilton has demonstrated it’s the best hospitality company to work for with its recent recognition as the #1 Best Workplace for Women in the U.S. and #1 Best Company to Work For in the U.S., and I am excited about my career within the company.”

Hilton Short Hills, a newly redesigned property, provides guests with a complement of elevated services and amenities, including 314 contemporary guest rooms and suites and 19 meeting spaces with over 15,000 versatile sq. ft. of event space, featuring the Grand Ballroom. The Balcony, an all-new open-air rooftop, sets the tone for outdoor weddings with strung garden lights and fire pits surrounded by serene woodlands. Guests enjoy indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a rooftop lounge with daily happy hour, along with two on-site restaurants, 24-hour fitness and business centers, on-site tennis courts and more.  

Hilton Short Hills is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.

Hilton Short Hills is located at 41 John F. Kennedy Parkway, Short Hills, NJ 07078. For reservations, visit Hilton Short Hills at www.HiltonShortHills.com or call (973) 379-0100.

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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising nearly 6,000 properties with more than 954,000 rooms, in 117 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 100 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.

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