Upcoming Maui Events:  

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Public Relations /Marketing Updates

  • May Maui Recovery PR Marketing highlights include:
    • As part of our Maui marketing efforts to rebuild travel demand from the U.S. market, HVCB/MVCB was a sponsor for the Healdsburg Food & Wine Experience held in Sonoma County, CA, May 16 – 19, where Maui-themed events/spaces were created to welcome guests and to share the aloha of Maui. A number of HVCB/MVCB partners joined us for the program including Four Seasons Resort Maui, Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui Brewing Company, Ocean Organic Vodka, Hawaiʻi Farm Project (Maui Pineapple Tour & Maui Chocolate Tour), Paradise Now Hawaiʻi .  The event included a Vintners Plaza Grand Tasting, “Maui at the Matheson” Dinner and Magnum Party that featured a live auction with Guy Fieri and raised over $76K for the Maui Strong Fund.

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  • To show our aloha for Sonoma County, the team participated in a mālama activity with Farm to Pantry.

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  • While in the Bay area, HVCB/MVCB also met with media in San Francisco to share our Maui updates including Kim Westerman, Forbes; Leilani LaBong, Virtuoso; and  Michelle Baran, AFAR.  
  • Maui will continue to work with media to share our “Maui is Open” messaging through individual media visits including USA Today, Golf Vacations Magazine, The Vegetarian Tourist and Elevation Outdoors Magazine, and Orange County Register, Seattle Refined.

 

Travel Trade Shows and Events

  • Recent Events include:
    • We greatly appreciate the support and participation of our partners in our April  MVCB Holoholo Maui Nui Sales Blitz including Maui Ocean Center, Outrigger Hospitality Group,Mana Kai Maui, Aston-Aqua Hospitality LLC, Castle Hospitality Group, Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa, Napil Kaii Beach Resort, Classic Vacations, ALG, Pleasant  Holidays and Hawai’i Tours
    • MVCB recently participated in the Hawaii Tourism Oceania Month of Lei with presentations in New Zealand + Australia: May 14 – 23

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  • HVCB and MVCB were delighted to support and be a part of the Delta Vacations Diamond Elite Event for the organizationʻs top producing travel advisors at The Ritz Carlton Maui, Kapalua on April 20

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  • Upcoming Events include:
    • Holoholo Maui Nui Sales Blitz – Minneapolis, MN; Milwaukee, WI; San Jose, CA June 3 – 6
    • Travel Leisures Edge – Washington, DC: June 8 – 11
    • HTUSA Educational Blitz – Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT June 17 – 22
    • NorCal Ohana Event – Foster City, CA June 24
    • Pacific Northwest Ohana Events – Seattle, WA; Portland, OR Tacoma,WA:  June 25 – 27