Category Archives: Company Events

You Rock, Outrigger®!

BY KATHY FOLEY — Outrigger® “rocked it” over the past couple weekends when employees, friends and family on three islands (Kaua‘i Maui and O‘ahu) “put their best slippah forward” to raise funds for those in need in our state. Read More.


Milestones Recognized

BY KATHY OYADOMARI — Each quarter, it is our privilege and pleasure to honor and recognize our ‘ohana who have reached 30 or more years of service with Outrigger®. On behalf of Outrigger Hotels & Resorts, we congratulate and thank … Read More.

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Visitor Industry Charity Walk Tradition of Kōkua Continues

BY DR. CHUCK KELLEY — Everyone knows that in Hawai‘i “Tourism Is Everybody’s Business,” meaning that the visitor industry is the main driver of our state’s economy, creating good jobs for local residents and bringing in dollars that circulate throughout … Read More.


A Giant Step Forward

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — Outrigger Enterprises Group is in the middle of a major technology system upgrade, which the Outrigger JDE Steering Committee describes in the accompanying article on this page. It is an essential undertaking for us as … Read More.

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Outrigger Lays a New Foundation

BY THE OUTRIGGER JDE STEERING COMMITTEE  — Back in 1988, Outrigger installed a brand new Finance and Human Resources system called JD Edwards World. The JDE software was designed to track employee information, process payroll, manage financial data and facilitate … Read More.

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Celebrating Employees of the 1st Quarter 2012

BY THE HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICE CENTER — The Outrigger ‘ohana gathered at the OHANA Waikiki East on Tuesday, April 24, to honor Employees of the Quarter for the 1st Quarter of 2012. Dr. Chuck Kelley, Jean Rolles, Alan White, Barry … Read More.


Po‘okela Celebrated Abroad

It was celebrations, smiles and sunshine “Down Under,” as the Outrigger Surfers Paradise Transition Team (photo top right) and brand marketing champion, Lisa Tzanetopoulos, proudly accepted their Po‘okela Awards for Excellence. The pre-opening team responsible for the seamless transition from … Read More.

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Milestones Celebrated

BY KATHY FOLEY –Each quarter, it is our pleasure to honor and recognize our ‘ohana who have reached 30 years of service or more with Outrigger. On behalf of Outrigger Hotels & Resorts, we congratulate and thank Mercy Mariano, Elna … Read More.


2011 Chairman’s Award Goes to Charlene Goo

BY DR. CHUCK KELLEY — At this year’s Po‘okela Awards ceremony on Wednesday, I was delighted to present the 2011 Chairman’s Award to Charlene Goo. Read More.

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2011 Po‘okela Awards Excellence in Leadership

BY RUTHANN YAMANAKA — Outrigger’s dedicated and talented employees create the Company’s special hospitality for our guests and our own ‘ohana. In appreciation of their many accomplishments throughout 2011, we were pleased to honor over 139 employees who were nominated … Read More.

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