Janice O’Neill-Cox, an RCMA supplier member and director of sales and marketing with the Hilton Americas Houston, was recognized this spring by  Hilton Worldwide’s Circle of Excellence program as Director of Sales and Marketing of the Year for the Hilton Hotels brand.

This is an honor bestowed on the top 10 percent of sales, catering, and events services professionals at each of Hilton Worldwide’s brands. To earn it, O’Neill-Cox had to complete required training, earn a positive performance score, demonstrate leadership qualities, and achieve general sales excellence. She has been with the Hilton Americas-Houston since July 2001, two years prior to the hotel’s opening in 2003. This is one of several awards she’s won over her 25-year career in the industry.