DoubleTree by Hilton Esplanade Darwin Team Member Honored with Coveted Hospitality Award

Samantha Bennett on the left in black dress and some lady in pink dress

Samantha Bennett of DoubleTree by Hilton Esplanade Darwin has received the Hospitality Rising Star Award for her impressive performance in the hospitality industry at the 2022 Hospitality NT Aristocrat Technologies Awards for Excellence held at the Mindil Beach Casino Resort on 31 May. The award celebrates an employee who has received recognition from the industry, undertaken training courses and is devoted to the sector.

Bennett is the Senior Chef De Partie at DoubleTree by Hilton Esplanade Darwin. In 2017, she worked with DoubleTree by Hilton for a year before taking on different roles in hotels and restaurants across Australia. She later returned to DoubleTree in 2021 and has remained with the hotel ever since.

samantha bennett with the team at the awards

“Samantha has a promising career ahead, and she is making a solid impression in the culinary scene,” said Todd Grierson, Cluster General Manager, DoubleTree by Hilton, Northern Territory. “It is vitally important to provide ongoing support and development opportunities for our rising stars of the future to ensure a continued talent pipeline and to demonstrate to many about joining the workforce, which offers valuable career growth opportunities in the dynamic and rewarding hospitality industry.”