Hilton Hotel – Memphis, TN
The Hilton Hotel is a 27-story, 405-room, full-service hotel. The hotel is the primary lodging destination for events in Memphis. With meeting space and grand ballroom, it is the largest conference center in the area.
The hotel is located about 11 miles from the Memphis International Airport and downtown Memphis. It is located at the intersection of three major interstate highways: I55, I22 and I40. Memphis has the world’s second busiest cargo airport, second only to Hong Kong. It is known as “America’s Distribution Center” with major shipping operations for UPS, USPS, and FedEx. This is the airport where Tom Hanks, as a FedEx executive flew from in “Cast Away.” The hotel is at the center of much activity including two of the largest private hospitals in the country, and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center with its Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences.