NMG Extends Partnership with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii and Adds Distribution Partners Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki, and the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club

Nella Media Group (NMG) today announced it has extended its custom publishing agreement with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii. Since January 2014 NMG has produced an exclusive, property-branded, in-room publication for each of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii's of its 11 branded resorts on Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii Island. The company also announced that beginning with the August 2016 issue of RESERVE, distribution for the luxury in-room publication will grow with the addition of three new partners: Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki, and the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club. 

RESERVE is the premier in-room publication for Hawaii’s most luxurious hotels and resorts. With the addition of the new partners, the title will be the official publication for 18 luxury properties across the state. Published semi-annually, fully customized versions of RESERVE are delivered to each resort distribution partner in February and August of each year.“We are honored to continue our relationship with Starwood Hotel & Resorts, which has been a great experience,” said Jason Cutinella, NMG CEO.  “The addition of new partners Waikiki Beach Marriott, Hawaii Prince and the Surfjack is also very exciting for us. After five years of producing in-room media with some of the best hotels in Hawaii we are thrilled to continue growing the program.”

With a focus on connecting travelers with authentic experiences, NMG’s travel media has been well received by both hoteliers and guests. The company’s titles and creative work were awarded two MAGGIE Awards from the Western Publishing Association at the 2015 ceremony in Los Angeles. The company has also received numerous Regional ADDY "Pele" Awards including Best in Show – Design (2), Special Judge’s Award, Pele Gold (10), Pele Silver (19), and Pele Bronze (8).Ad positions in the upcoming issue of RESERVE will be available through May 9, 2016. 

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In addition to its newest distribution partners, NMG produces the in-room publications for more than 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 Maui Resort & Spa, Lahaina Shores Beach Resort, Marina Tower Hotel, Paradise Bay Resort, 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; Kīkaha, 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; 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 andRhapsody for United Airlines and American Way, Celebrated Living, and Nexos for American Airlines. Learn more at nellamediagroup.com.