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- THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS, FROM THE ICONIC TO THE UNEXPECTED
- (January 12, 2016)
Six distinct islands provide surprising experiences at every turn.
- HAWAII RECOGNIZED WITH PRESTIGIOUS TRAVEL TRADE AWARDS
- (December 17, 2015)
Travel Weekly Honors Hawaii as “Best in Destinations, U.S. State” and Maui as “Best in Destinations, Hawaii” for 12th straight year.
- WHAT'S NEW IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS - HOLIDAYS IN HAWAII AND LOOKING AHEAD TO 2016
- (November 18, 2015)
Named after the paakai (salt) ponds that once dotted the low-lying wetlands of what is now Honolulu’s Kakaako neighborhood, SALT at Our Kakaako is designed to become the city’s epicenter for local culture, food, shopping, and innovative events. Repurposing existing area structures, landowner Kamehameha Schools is planning a lively, pedestrian-friendly neighborhood. Set for opening in late 2015, SALT at Our Kakaako is expected to be Hawaii’s first urban mixed-use, mixed-income community. OurKakaako.com
- HAWAII VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU NAMES TOM MULLEN SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
- (October 19, 2015)
The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) is pleased to announce Tom Mullen has joined the organization in the newly created position of senior vice president and chief operating officer. He began work on Sept. 1, replacing Wayne Arita, HVCB’s chief financial officer, who retired in September.
- HAWAII VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU NAMES MARY NEISTER VICE PRESIDENT OF MEET HAWAII
- (October 5, 2015)
The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) welcomes hospitality sales and marketing veteran Mary Neister to its team as vice president of Meet Hawaii. In this position, she will have the responsibility of leading HVCB’s sales efforts for meetings, conventions and incentives (MCI), and work in partnership with the Hawaii Convention Center team to grow the meetings market for the Hawaiian Islands.