Hawaii tourism

Dr. Richard Kelley, a prominent figure in Hawaii’s tourism industry, dies at 88

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — Dr. Richard Roy Kelley, who led Outrigger Hotels and Resorts for decades and was a prominent figure in Hawaii’s tourism industry, has died at age 88. Kelley, who had a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, died Feb. 24. Kelley, who was also an accomplished doctor, grew up working in his parents’ hotels. […]

Hawaii tourism

Hawaii Tourism aims to transform how visitors think about island vacations

The Hawaii Tourism Authority wants to change the way visitors think about island vacations. Nearly a year after the debut of its new Malama Hawaii campaign, the HTA plans a large-scale rollout of its new brand image with education for the travel industry as well as visitors. THE ADVERTISEMENT The organization wants visitors to consider […]