Hilton Grand Vacations Wins Eight ARDA Awards


Hilton Grand Vacations was recently honored at the 2024 American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Awards Program with eight prestigious awards. These ARDA awards celebrate top-rated resorts, teams, and individuals in the timeshare industry.

HGV has earned two coveted ARDA Circle of Excellence (ACE) Awards for the second year in a row. These awards represent the highest level of excellence within the resort industry.
Elara, a Hilton Club was recognized with the esteemed ACE Project of Excellence accolade. Furthermore, the company was presented with an ACE Philanthropy and Community Service award for its significant contribution to the relief efforts following the destructive Maui wildfire.

“We’re enormously proud of our company’s ARDA Award winners, along with the 20 finalists who were honored for their incredible work and ongoing commitment to excellence,” said Mark Wang, CEO at Hilton Grand Vacations. “Our team members truly embody our mission of ‘Putting People First,’ and I’m thrilled to see their hard work, dedication and extraordinary efforts being recognized by ARDA year after year.”

A full list of Hilton Grand Vacations’ ARDA Awards winners include:

  • ACE Philanthropy and Community Service Award – Maui Wildfire Relief Efforts
  • ACE Project of Excellence – Elara, a Hilton Club
  • Marketing Team – Sunrise Ridge Marketing Team
  • Business Administration or Operations Team Member – Ryan Moon
  • Business Administration or Operations Team – Asset Recovery Team
  • Training and Development Professional – Kyle Anderson
  • Resort Department Manager – Lou Ching
  • Maintenance Team Member or Manager – Peter Simonelli

For this year’s ARDA Awards, winners were selected by industry experts and judges outside the industry. In prior years, Hilton Grand Vacations has been recognized in categories such as ACE Employee of the Year, Resort General Manager, Resort Operations Team, Sales Team, Digital Magazine and Interior Design, displaying the hard work and success of the company’s team members.

Learn more about Hilton Grand Vacations on the brand’s website.