William Gullion is currently Vice President, Global Shared Technical Services, Design & Construction. In this position, William is responsible for the oversight of all Architecture Design and Construction programs, processes and technology for Brand Standards (HBS), Vendor Relations Program (Supplier’s Connection), Exterior Identity Program, Fire Life Safety & Waiver Program, Project Reporting Systems (PIM/O2O), Design Submittal Portal (Project HUB) and the Architecture & Construction Resource Library (ACRL). William has been in the hospitality industry for 23+ years and this is William’s second term with Hilton as he was part of the team that launched the Hilton Garden Inn brand in the late 1990’s. Immediately prior to joining Hilton Worldwide, William served as VP of Product Design & Construction for Global Hyatt, where he played a key role in the development and international growth of the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands.
William attended the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he graduated in 1991 with a BA Degree from the School of Architecture. Following graduation, he worked for several Architectural Firms in Atlanta before joining Hilton and in 1995.