Matthew Sparks to Lead Domestic Hilton Luxury

Hilton Worldwide has tapped Sage Hospitality Resources' Matthew Sparks to lead the North American luxury and corporate development team. He will be responsible for growing Hilton Worldwide's luxury brands, including Conrad and Waldorf Astoria, across North America and broadening the company's overall brand presence across key markets.

Sparks joins Hilton Worldwide from Denver-based Sage Hospitality Resources, where he was senior vice president of acquisitions. Previously, he held senior development roles at Fairmont Raffles Hotels International, Wyndham Worldwide and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide.

Suggested Articles:

The New Jersey State Senate introduced a bill to implement a rigid version of the so-called "ABC test" to determine if a worker is an employee or IC.

ASTA says advisors must get involved early, while the organization plans to host in-person meetings in Albany. Here's what you need to know.

The Department of Homeland Security is looking to move more of the Real ID application process online with less than a year until the deadline.