LIVERPOOL, N.Y. - Hampton by Hilton, the global brand of more than 2,100 mid-priced Hampton Inn by Hilton, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton hotels, has honored Leslie Folsom of Hampton Inn by Hilton Syracuse Clay with the company's Spirit of Hampton by Hilton Award. This award signifies Folsom as a top performer within the Hampton by Hilton brand. She serves as the breakfast supervisor at the hotel.

Nominated by her peers because of exemplary loyalty, attitude and service, Leslie continually exceeds expectations of both customers and fellow team members. "Leslie continues to make outstanding contributions to guests and team members, showing great enthusiasm in all areas of her work at the hotel," said Caryn L. Puzzullo, general manager. "We are proud of her recognition as a Spirit of Hampton by Hilton Award winner, the company's most prestigious team member award. Team members like Leslie create a welcoming and exceptional experience for guests, and impacts other team members by creating a domino effect of great service."

Employed at Hampton Inn by Hilton Syracuse Clay since September 2008, Folsom is active in the Liverpool community through her volunteer efforts with the local animal shelter.

Hampton by Hilton recognizes less than one percent of all team members (only 240 team members) each year with this honor. As a recipient of the award, she will receive a cash prize, a Spirit of Hampton by Hilton Award plaque and other special recognition during the year. 

Located at 3948 State Route 31, Hampton Inn by Hilton Syracuse Clay is near the Great Northern Mall.  Hotel amenities include complimentary hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi.   

Hampton by Hilton participates in Hilton's award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including exclusive member rates, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.

Caryn L. Puzzullo
General Manager, Hampton Inn by Hilton Syracuse Clay
+1 315 622 3443

About Hampton by Hilton As the number one ranked lodging franchise for the past nine years, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton, including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers with more than 2,345 properties and more than 238,000 rooms in 21 countries and territories. High-quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, free hot breakfast, and On The RunTM breakfast bags, contribute to Hampton by Hilton ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton by Hilton Team Members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality. Each Hampton by Hilton hotel offers complete satisfaction with the 100% Hampton Guarantee®. Hampton by Hilton is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi, and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit or and connect online at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.

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