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Hilton Reveals 2023 Thrive Sabbatical and Thrive Reset Winners

Gaborone team member among winners of top Hilton benefit 

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced its 2023 Thrive  Sabbatical and Thrive Reset winners, recognizing 20 individuals overall. Thrive Sabbatical gives  Hilton’s team members the opportunity to take time off to live a dream by pursuing a passion, give a  dream by helping others or develop skills to deliver even better stays for our guests. Among this year’s  winners is Gotlhe Moloise, Front Office Manager of Hilton Garden Inn Gaborone. 

This year, Hilton also expanded the initiative to include the new Thrive Reset program. This new  experience provides the opportunity to pause and recharge for all Hilton team members, including  those at franchised properties. Ten selected team members will receive one week of paid time off and  $2,000 USD.  

“Our team members’ fierce dedication to making each and every stay exceptional is what makes Hilton  great, and we want to continue to find ways to care for them as they care for our guests,” said Laura  Fuentes, chief human resources officer for Hilton. “These two opportunities give our Team Members  the time and space to rest and recharge by pursuing a passion, taking care of themselves or others,  or growing their skills to deliver even better stays.” 

Gotlhe Moloise was recognized for her commitment in mastering her French language skills to better  communicate with guests “We are so proud that Gotlhe is among this year’s Thrive Sabbatical  recipients,” said Ms. Thabani Ndlovu, General Manager. “Each day, we look forward to providing  outstanding customer service and creating a memorable experience for our guests and Gotlhe is an  incredible example of that spirit in action.”  

The THRIVE SABBATICAL also comes with a significant prize package. Sabbatical winners receive  one month of paid time off and $5,000 USD/ Reset winners receive one week of paid time off and  $2,000 USD. Thrive Sabbatical Award originally debuted in 2018. Since then, Hilton has expanded the  initiative with Thrive Reset.  

Read more about this year’s Thrive Sabbatical and Thrive Reset recipients at