Category Archives: Our Industry

Flying the Outrigger flag in Europe

BY MARK SIMMONS — Outrigger Resorts representatives were very active in Europe recently attending some key events to drive business in important European markets. Our resorts in Maldives, Mauritius and Thailand are particularly reliant on these marketing activities. Hawai‘i and … Read More.

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Learning about hospitality at the Outrigger Guam Beach Resort

BY LEA PANES — Takeshi Hamada from Mekai University, Japan, completed a five-month internship at the Outrigger Guam Beach Resort. His learning focused on resort operations and guest relations through his time with front office and sales and marketing departments. Read More.

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Career day kudos

BY CLARISSA SACLA — Kudos to Outrigger Guam Beach Resort (OGM) Director of Revenue Management Jeannie Hattori (in pink) and Front Office Manager Jessaray Iglesias (in maroon) who presented to several classes at Simon Sanchez High School (SSHS) career day … Read More.

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Three for three

BY DONNA PARKIN – It was three out of three for Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort when it scooped the pool with a trifecta of awards at the annual ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards. Read More.

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Outrigger ‘Brands Phuket’

BY MARK SIMMONS – In Thailand, Outrigger is proud to be one of the founding members of the newly launched Phuket Hotels Association (PHA), which unveiled its branding at the Thailand Tourism Forum in Bangkok Jan 23. The forum was attended … Read More.

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Annual Honolulu Marathon attracts thousands of runners

BY KATHY HANSBERRY — Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, roughly 29,000 runners began their day at Ala Moana Boulevard, the start of the 44th annual Honolulu Marathon, and after a grueling 26.2-mile course, ended their day at the race finish at … Read More.

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2016 at a glance

BY KATHY FOLEY — A glance back at 2016. Enjoy! Read More.


Outrigger proud to support Pearl Harbor commemoration

BY KATHY FOLEY — As you read in Dr. Kelley’s Saturday Briefing article last week, this past week was an emotional one as we paused to commemorate the tragic events that took place 75 years ago when Pearl Harbor was … Read More.


Outrigger helps create Phuket Hotel Association

BY MARK SIMMONS –  Phuket Hotel Association members: When Phuket speaks to the world, we all speak together. Successful destination branding and promotion is essential for each of our resorts, wherever we operate. In line with this, the Phuket Hotel … Read More.

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Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort participates at World Travel Market London

BY SILVIA COLLEPARDI – On Nov. 6-8, 2016, Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort participated in World Travel Market London, a leading global event for the travel industry, with a booth in the Maldives section. Read More.