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August 18, 2010

HAWAIIAN MUSIC RETURNS TO THE TRIPLE DOOR WITH A POWERHOUSE LINEUP OF HAWAII MUSICIANS

WHAT: The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau and Hapalaka Music present the Perfect Moments in the Islands of Hawaii Concert Series at The Triple Door. The Hawaiian musical styling of renowned Hawaii entertainers Willie K., Ledward Kaapana, and Brother Noland will take center stage with energetic and feel-good island tunes.

August 2010

WHAT'S NEW IN THE ISLANDS OF ALOHA

Experience what's new with Hawaii's events and attractions, developments in the islands, accolades, and transportation updates.

August 9, 2010

HVCB EARNS PLATINUM PARTNER AWARD FROM INCENTIVE MAGAZINE

HONOLULU – Incentive and corporate meeting planners have honored the excellence in service that the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) and its industry partners provides them with the presentation of a 2010 Platinum Partner Award.

June 3, 2010

“HAWAII STYLE” SUMMER FUN THIS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AT THE GROVE AND THE AMERICANA AT BRAND

WHAT: Hawaii is bringing its brand of summer fun to Los Angeles this weekend with Oahu and Big Island-themed entertainment at The Grove and The Americana at Brand transforming both malls into an island paradise, complete with the sights, sounds and tastes that is quintessential Hawaii.

June 2, 2010

HAWAII BRINGS ITS BRAND OF SUMMER FUN TO LOS ANGELES WITH NINE EVENTS THROUGHOUT JUNE

– Hawaii Shares Its Sights, Sounds, Fragrances, Flavors, and Aloha Spirit –

HONOLULU – The Islands of Hawaii will be sharing its style of summer fun with greater Los Angeles area residents throughout June with nine Hawaii-themed events showcasing the destination’s unique culture and history, natural beauty, music and entertainment, culinary flavors, and familiar aloha spirit.

June 2010

PERFECT MOMENTS IN THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII

Los Angeles Calendar of Events

The Islands of Hawaii are sharing the aloha spirit with Los Angeles residents throughout June with consumer events showcasing the music, dance, flavors, and culture of the Hawaiian Islands. Experience the allure of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii’s Big Island in the comforts of your own backyard.

June 2010

WHAT'S NEW IN THE ISLANDS OF ALOHA

Experience what's new with Hawaii's events and attractions, developments in the islands, accolades, and transportation updates.

May 26, 2010

HAWAII NAMED “BEST VALUE DESTINATION” IN SMARTERTRAVEL EDITORS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2010

HONOLULU – Hawaii was recently named “Best Value Destination” in the SmarterTravel Editors’ Choice Awards 2010, beating out other contenders, including Las Vegas, Mexico, Australia, and Argentina.

May 24, 2010

HAWAII TEAM SEEKING NEW BUSINESS AT NATION’S LARGEST ONE-DAY MEETINGS EXPO IN WASHINGTON, D.C., MAY 27

HONOLULU – A team led by the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) and Hawaii Convention Center is in Washington, D.C. this week seeking new meetings business for the Hawaiian Islands in conjunction with the industry’s largest one-day tradeshow.

April 2010

WHAT'S NEW IN THE ISLANDS OF ALOHA

Experience what's new with Hawaii's events and attractions, developments in the islands, accolades, and transportation updates.

April 22, 2010

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: Dinner: Impossible – “Robert’s LOST Mission”

WHEN: May 19, 2010 – 7:00 p.m. HST

Food Network: Oceanic Cable 60/Digital 321

WHO: Chef Robert Irvine, Dinner: Impossible (Food Network)

Executive Chef Jon Matsubara, The Royal Hawaiian Hotel

March 29, 2010

HAWAII CONTINUES SALES EFFORTS FOR CHINA MEETINGS BUSINESS AT 2010 IT&CM CONVENTION IN CHINA, APRIL 7-9

HONOLULU – With the goal of capitalizing on China’s growth in business travel, a team of Hawaii sales professionals will be in Shanghai, April 7-9, to sell the state’s meetings industry at the Incentive Travel & Conventions Meetings China (IT&CM) travel show.

March/April 2010
APANA (NICHE) MEDIA NEWSLETTER
Story Ideas from The Islands of Hawaii
The Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau’s public relations team is pleased to offer the following story ideas covering topics in key niche market segments.

March 2010

WHAT'S NEW IN THE ISLANDS OF ALOHA

Experience what's new with Hawaii's events and attractions, developments in the islands, accolades, and transportation updates.

March 2010

PERFECT MOMENTS IN THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII

San Francisco Calendar of Events

The Islands of Hawaii are sharing the aloha spirit with San Francisco residents throughout March with consumer events showcasing the music, dance, flavors, and culture of the Hawaiian Islands. Experience the allure of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii’s Big Island in the comforts of your own backyard.

February 25, 2010

HAWAII WILL EXCITE BAY AREA RESIDENTS’ FIVE SENSES WITH ISLAND FUN THROUGHOUT MARCH

HONOLULU – Hardly a day will go by in March without Bay Area residents experiencing a touch of Hawaii’s familiar aloha spirit, fascinating culture, charming beauty, and distinctive music right in their own backyard.

February 8, 2010

HVCB, INDUSTRY PARTNERS LAUNCH STATEWIDE SALES BLITZ THIS WEEK FOR NEW MEETINGS BUSINESS

HONOLULU – In a first for Hawaii’s tourism industry, group sales professionals representing resorts, hotels and travel companies statewide are banding together to launch a coordinated telephone sales campaign this week to bring new meetings business to Hawaii.

February 2010

WHAT'S NEW IN THE ISLANDS OF ALOHA

Experience what's new with Hawaii's events and attractions, developments in the islands, accolades, and transportation updates.

February 2010

PERFECT MOMENTS IN THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII

Los Angeles Calendar of Events

The Islands of Hawaii are sharing the aloha spirit with Los Angeles residents throughout February with consumer events showcasing the music, dance, flavors, and culture of the Hawaiian Islands. Experience the allure of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii’s Big Island in the comforts of your own backyard.

January 2010

PERFECT MOMENTS IN THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII

Seattle Calendar of Events

The Islands of Hawaii are sharing the aloha spirit with Seattleites throughout January with consumer events showcasing the music, dance, flavors, and culture of the Hawaiian Islands.  Experience the allure of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii’s Big Island in the comforts of your own backyard.

January 2010

WORLD CLASS FOOD FESTIVALS IN HAWAII

January 2010

WORLD CLASS EVENTS IN HAWAII: JULY to DECEMBER

January 2010

WORLD CLASS EVENTS IN HAWAII: JANUARY to JUNE