Director of content for global brand communications - Hilton Worldwide
Lou Dubois serves as director of editorial content for global brand communications at Hilton Worldwide, the world’s first global hospitality company. In this role, he oversees video production, product and editorial content strategy globally, and is charged with delivering best in class content to media, team members, owners, communities and travelers all over the world. Working across Hilton’s 17 brands, over 5,700 hotels worldwide and 113 countries and territories, his team is responsible for the first-ever global, mobile-first digital news platform for the company, the Hilton Online Newsroom, a variety of long and short-form episodic video development and more. Most recently, he led a strategic content role in celebrating Hilton’s 100th year in business while working with a global network of hotel partners, team members and guests to drive awareness and tell the story of the company worldwide. Previously, Dubois built and led a similar team at NBCUniversal, working across the media conglomerate’s more than 50 brands and launching multiple award-winning web and mobile series and products. He also led social and digital strategy at NBC News for a team that worked on the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election and more, where his work was recognized with both a Peabody and an Emmy Award. He began his career as a writer at Sports Illustrated and has also written on small business and technology for Inc. Magazine.