Hawaii tourism representatives meet Chinese tour agent heads and officials


During April 15-20, 2010, invited by News.cn and United PR Consulting Co., Ltd., Joann Erban, vice president of Roberts Hawaii; Glenn P. Vergara, manager of Waikiki Resort Hotel; Kayo Whitty, Asia sales president of Kuoloa Ranch; Mary Pa’ahana, international sales and distribution director of Aston Hotel and Resort, met with Chinese tour agent heads and officials to introduce the excellent tour resources provided by Hawaii and available to Chinese tourists.

The Hawaii tourism representatives toured the Great Wall, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Financial Street, Kunlun Hotel, Green T. House, and Red Capital Club during the trip, as well as further communicated with China tourism representatives such as CITS (China International Travel Service Limited), CYTS (China Youth Travel Service), CTS (China Travel Service), CAISSA Touristic, and Korean Air on Hawaii MICE tours and types of tour packages, to gain a better understanding of the current situation and development prospects of China’s outbound tourism market.

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Li Meng, deputy general manager of CITS outbound tour department, stated that since September, “2 nights” in Hawaii would be adjusted to “3 nights” in the package named “14-day tour in US East and West Coast together with Hawaii,” which will make it easier for Chinese tourists to get to know more about Hawaii and have more time to enjoy this vacation paradise.

The team from United PR Consulting Co., Ltd. included general manager Grace Zhang, vice president C.J. Chen, sales manager Eileen Zhang, and PR manager Isabella Zhao.

United PR consulting Co., Ltd. recently hired Mr. C.J. Chen as its vice president. C.J. is a young and experienced marketing professional and has been working between the US and China for over 8 years doing tourism and business consulting work. As C.J. knows both the US and China cultural and business environment well, United PR is confident C.J. will provide the company with valuable service and knowledge of the industry.

United PR Consulting Co., Ltd. is an international PR firm, which is also a family member of he official Chinese government media website www.News.cn . As a family member of www.News.cn , United PR has a premier advantage to marketing channels from major media and business organizations, as well as networking with government officials. United PR provides a powerful network to achieve client goals in this huge Chinese market and currently has over 20 staff members in China working in the departments of media relationships, marketing, and sales. United PR provides public relations and marketing services in the Chinese market for foreign businesses and has offices in Beijing and Shanghai. United PR provides a more efficient way of communication to all those who want to get to know or open the Chinese market in the US. For more information, please contact its US Branch at 1-808-381-9794.