Kalani Nakoa Named Director of Sales & Marketing for KaanapaliBeach Hotel, The Plantation Inn


Kaanapali Beach Hotel on Maui has appointed Kalani Nakoa director of sales and marketing.  Nakoa will oversee all sales and marketing initiatives for KaanapaliBeach Hotel and its sister property, The Plantation Inn.

Before joining KaanapaliBeach Hotel, Nakoa spent eight years with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts where he most recently served as director of sales and marketing for Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort & Spa. Prior to that, Nakoa worked with Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa and Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa. Nakoa’s expertise also comes from his work with Kea Lani Resort Suites & Villas, Marriott & Renaissance Resorts and Westin properties. Nakoa is a native to Hawaii and a member of the Sales & Marketing Executives International and the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association.

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