Category Archives: Our ‘Ohana / Personnel

SandBows split at Outrigger Hawaii Invitational

BY KATHY FOLEY — No. 5 University of Hawaii beach volleyball team faced off against the nation’s best squads when it hosted the Outrigger Hawaii Invitational, March 17-18 at Queen’s Beach. Four of the six teams in the tournament field … Read More.

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Host happenings at Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort

BY IBRAHIM MIRNAN — The management of the Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort donated T-shirts for an island cleaning event in Gdh. Thinadhoo, organized by the Thinadhoo Hospital. This was done as a corporate social responsibility. Our hosts from food and … Read More.

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Josie Corpuz retires after 21 years

BY MARIANNE THESKEN — Josie Corpuz had no intentions of retiring from the Kiahuna Plantation Resort Kauai by Outrigger®. She enjoyed her work as a unit cleaner and her team. Read More.

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Outrigger Middle East sales office appoints new account director

BY MARK SIMMONS — As the Middle East Region continues to grow as a source market for our properties with increasing connectivity from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Outrigger Middle East sales office has appointed Annique … Read More.

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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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Outrigger Guam Beach Resort embraces Chamorro culture

BY JACQUELINE CARTER — Biba Mes Chamoru! Outrigger Guam Beach Resort (OGM) continues to celebrate Chamorro Month as guests learn traditional customs of the Chamorro people who today, make up about 37 percent of Guam’s population. Read More.

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Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort supports Ride4Kids

BY TONY PEDRONI — The Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort recently supported a local charity event Ride4Kids. 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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He Hoomaka Hou Ana

BY CAROL LOPES — A celebration of new beginnings for four of our “suitekeepers” was held Feb. 28. Embassy Suites by Hilton™-Waikiki Beach Walk®’s (ESH) Su Lian Xu (28 years of service), Mei Juan Chen Wu (27 years of service), … Read More.

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Memories made for guest and host in Konotta

BY IBRAHIM MIRNAN — GUEST:  An exclusive “sunken dinner table” was set up on the beach at the Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort (MOK) for a couple staying with us. This was truly a Signature Experience resulting in tears of joy … Read More.

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