Executive Bio - Jenna Hackett
Jenna Hackett is the Global Head of Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Hilton's 14th brand, which launched in January 2017. She is responsible for the strategic direction, vision, growth and performance of the upscale collection brand.
Hackett has been with Hilton since 2011, in a series of escalating roles. She was involved with developing Hilton's Executive Compensation function, and working on compensation elements leading up to the 2013 IPO. She also worked on the development, launch and establishment of the Collection brands (Curio Collection by Hilton and Tapestry Collection by Hilton), and brand planning for DoubleTree by Hilton. Most recently, Hackett served as Senior Director of Full Service Brand Management and Development for Hilton, focusing on the Collection brands, Hilton Hotels & Resorts and DoubleTree by Hilton. In this role, she supervised brand planning and analysis, and worked closely with Hilton's Development Team, owners and Brand Management to drive growth.
Prior to her time at Hilton, Hackett spent three years with the HR Policy Association, working for The Center of Executive Compensation, where she was responsible for tracking Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), legislative events and lobbying on behalf of the Association. Prior to that, Hackett worked for a Member of Parliament in the House of Commons in London and a United States Senator in The Senate in Washington D.C. Hackett holds a BA in Political Science and a MBA from Kogod School of Business at American University.