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Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort hosts American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) student chapter

BY SHERYL TSUGAWA — On Nov. 17, the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort hosted the AH&LA student chapter on a property site tour and “talk story” session. The group was comprised of students from the University of Hawai‘i who had … Read More.

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Thanksgiving 2015

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — Thanksgiving is a traditional American holiday, but it can be celebrated anywhere in the world. As our Outrigger ‘ohana counts its blessings this Thanksgiving weekend, we have much to be thankful for. In particular, we … Read More.

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Honoring those who served

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — At Outrigger and OHANA hotels, we have a long tradition of supporting the men and women who serve our country in the U.S. armed forces – Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard and … Read More.

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Awards and Media Exposure for Outrigger at ITB Asia and HICAP 2015

BY KEN SCOTT – Its’ been a busy October for Outrigger’s senior executives and APAC team who attended three major travel conferences within a two week period this month. The first was HICAP, the Hotel Investment Conference Asia-Pacific, held in Hong … Read More.

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Hospitality and communication skills more important than ever

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — During the lifetimes of our founders, Roy and Estelle Kelley, all of our company’s operations were located in Waikīkī and my father, in particular, practiced MBWA (Management By Walking Around). He would walk in to … Read More.

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Aloha Festivals “Outrigger Day” celebration

BY LUANA MAITLAND — Outrigger Resorts kicked off the 69th Annual Aloha Festivals celebrating “Outrigger Day” on Friday, Sept. 18. Established in 1946 as Aloha Week, Aloha Festivals is an annual series of free cultural celebrations observed in the state. Read More.

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University students get the lowdown on hospitality careers at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort

BY DONNA PARKIN — Students from the University of South Pacific Fiji considering a career in hospitality received some firsthand advice from industry professionals during a visit to Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort. Read More.

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Stay tuned!

BY KATHY FOLEY — To our Hawai‘i ‘ohana: Tune in this Sunday, Sept. 27, at 10:30 p.m. on OC 16 (Channel 12 Oceanic Cable) to see our President and CEO David Carey on the program Downtown Forum. David joins other … Read More.

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Estelle Louise Kelley Scholarships help KCC students pursue dreams

BY DR. CHUCK KELLEY AND DR. RICHARD KELLEY — The Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) Hospitality & Tourism Education Department held its 10th Annual Scholarships and Awards Banquet last week and, as is usually the case, the highlight of the event … Read More.

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Outrigger wins Travel Weekly China award

BY MING YUE — Winning Travel Weekly China’s “The Best Potential Hotel Group of the Year” is landmark on the journey of Outrigger’s brand awareness in China. Read More.

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