Nella Media Group Publishes Living Custom Brand Publication for Halekulani

NMG/Nella Media Group today announced it will now publish Living, a contemporary, branded publication for Halekulani hotel, three times per year. Living serves as the official in-room media for the renowned Waikiki property. Living is designed to complement the understated elegance enjoyed by Halekulani guests with content focused on the art of living well. 

The first issue of Living published by NMG arrived in-room at Halekulani on November 1, 2015. The next issue will be published May 1, 2016 and every four months thereafter. Copies of each issue are also mailed directly to the homes of select Halekulani guests and patrons. For more information or to receive the advertising media kit, please contact [email protected].

Halekulani is the most internationally acclaimed of all Hawaii hotels, blending serenity and understated elegance with exceptional service. Renowned for its lavish accommodations and stellar cuisine, the 453-room hotel has long served as a preferred haven for celebrities, dignitaries, and CEOs alike.

“NMG has developed a reputation for producing beautiful visitor publications of lasting value, tailored specifically to a client’s brand and individual needs,” said Liana Mulleitner, Director of Marketing at Halekulani Corporation. “We are excited about this partnership and the truly unique, exciting and inspiring piece for our guests.”

“It is an honor to work with Halekulani, an organization dedicated to excellence in all that it does,” said Jason Cutinella, NMG CEO. “We are thankful for this opportunity and for all of our partners, contributors, and team members who have worked hard to improve visitors’ experiences. Our goal has been to provide Halekulani with an authentic extension of their brand that guests will enjoy with three issues per year,” he continued.

NMG’s travel publications have been well received by both hoteliers and guests. The company’s titles and creative were awarded two MAGGIE Awards from the Western Publishing Association at the 2015 ceremony in Los Angeles. The company has also received multiple Pele Regional ADDY Awards including Best in Show – Design, Special Judge’s Award, Pele Gold (7), Pele Silver (8), and Pele Bronze (4). 


Since its inception in 1984 as one of the world’s finest and most acclaimed independent luxury hotels, Halekulani has received more than 500 accolades, awards and honoraria. The property is one of The World’s Best Hotels on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2015 Gold List and was voted Best Hotel on Oahu in Travel + Leisure’s 500 World’s Best Hotels for 2015. Halekulani is home to SpaHalekulani, House Without a Key, Lewers Lounge, Orchids and La Mer, Hawaii’s longest, consecutively ranked AAA 5 Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Restaurant. For twenty years, Halekulani has maintained a strong commitment to arts and culture through exclusive alliances with Oahu’s most iconic cultural venues. Halekulani is operated by the Hotels and Resorts of Halekulani, a brand management division of the Honolulu-based Halekulani Corporation, which also oversees the Waikiki Parc Hotel. Halekulani is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World and is aligned with Tokyo’s legendary Imperial Hotel.

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In addition to Living, NMG produces the in-room publications for over 40 hotels and resorts including Halekulani Corporation’s Waikiki Parc Hotel, Aqua Hotels & Resorts, Classic Resorts, Courtyard Waikiki Beach by Marriott, Equus Hotel, Hotel Renew by Aston, Hotel Wailea, Hyatt Regency, Lahaina Shores Beach Resort, Marina Tower Hotel, Paradise Bay Resort, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii, The Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, and Vive Hotel Waikiki.

Committed to connecting travelers with authentic experiences through today’s media, NMG has become a leader in travel and creative publishing for the Pacific Region. NMG generates more than 8 million annual reader impressions through its portfolio of custom publications including RESERVE and TABLE by ROOM+SERVICE, in-room books for over 40 hotels and resorts, and ROOM+SERVICE, its pre-arrival website; Living, the official in-room publication of Halekulani; Kikaha, the quarterly in-flight magazine for Island Air; Hopper, the quarterly in-flight magazine for Mokulele Airlines; FLUX Hawaii, a nationally distributed quarterly lifestyle publication; Lei, a nationally distributed Hawaii travel publication for the LGBT community; Chinatown, a downtown Honolulu city guide; Foundry, the Journal for Our Kaka‘ako; Forward Journal, a custom publication for The Howard Hughes Corporation; and Aria, the program guides for Hawaii Opera Theater.

NMG also specializes in global media solutions for its clients through its representation of Ink, the world’s leader in travel and in-flight media and publisher of Hemispheres and Rhapsody for United Airlines; American Way, Celebrated Living, and Nexos for American Airlines; 1927, a premium magazine distributed on 27 private jet companies.