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Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Saying Aloha With 12 Tourism Tips
This will be my last “Tourism Matters” column for MidWeek as I step down as the head of the Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association to...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Szigeti Named To Take Over At HLTA
Say a warm aloha to George Szigeti, who will become the Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association’s new president and CEO July 9. He’ll be replacing...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Celebrating Outrigger Hotels’ 65th
The Outrigger Hotels story is part of local business folklore, but it’s a story worth repeating. Roy and Estelle Kelley came to Hawaii in the...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Candidates Vow Tourism Support
Tourism was front-and-center on the campaign platforms of candidates for U.S. Senate and Honolulu mayor at a recent public forum sponsored by the Hawaii Lodging...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // A Record-setting Visitor Walk
Kudos to everyone in Hawaii’s hospitality industry for your support of the annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk. With donations continuing to be received, the 2012...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Another Great Visitor Industry Walk
Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association’s annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk enjoyed another exceptional year, as the number of walkers and money raised again set new...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Charity Walk Raises Record Amount
While the numbers haven’t been finalized, it appears that the Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association’s annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk was another tremendous success. And...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // PCC Celebrating 50 Years In Laie
Hawaii’s famous visitor attraction, Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, is getting ready to celebrate its milestone 50th anniversary next year. Few, however, really know its...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Sustainable Tourism — The Place
Hawaii is paradise. Those of us who work in the travel and tourism industry get to present the beauty of Hawaii to our visitors and...

Mufi Hannemann
Tourism Matters // Sustainable Tourism — The People
Hawaii has always been considered a “major player” when it comes to the travel and tourism industry. The current trend toward sustainable tourism is something...

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