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Aqua Hotels & Resorts Appoints June Nozoe as Director of Sales & Marketing
for Asia and Janice Ishihara as Director of Sales for the 350-room Kaua'i Beach Resort

WAIKIKI BEACH, Hawaii – Aqua Hotels & Resorts ( recently announced management appointments to their sales team.

June Nozoe, Director of Sales & Marketing - Asia
With more than 20 years of sales experience in Asia and the international market, Nozoe represents Aqua’s entire portfolio to existing partners and will create new relationships with Asia businesses in Japan, Korea and China.

Most recently, Nozoe was Sr. Sales Manager at the Fairmont Kea Lani hotel on Maui for 10 years, focusing on Asia during the last three years. Prior to that, she held sales management positions at Grand Wailea Hotel and Renaissance Wailea Beach Hotel.

“June is a great addition to our team,” said Robin Harlow, Aqua’s Senior Director of Sales.  “Her caliber of experience is an asset for Aqua’s Asia sales initiatives.”

Nozoe can be reached at 808-687-7115 or

Janice Ishihara, Director of Sales – Kaua‘i Beach Resort.
As Director of Sales for the 350-room hotel, Ishihara brings an extensive background in resort sales and marketing to the property. She has a solid foundation within the industry and has a broad network base which brings another level of exposure and opportunity to the Kaua‘i Beach Resort.

Experienced in both the leisure and group market segments, Ishihara has held leadership positions at Hyatt Regency Maui, Princeville Resort and Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu.

“We’re very lucky to have Janice leading the resort’s sales efforts,” said Robin Graf, General Manager.  “Her enthusiasm and years of experience will definitely put Kaua‘i Beach Resort at the forefront.”

Ishihara can be reached on Kauai at 808-246-5576 or

About Aqua Hotels & Resorts.
Aqua Hotels & Resorts is a management company founded in 2001 by Hawaii hotelier Mike Paulin.  The company provides independent hoteliers and individual owners with full-service administration including revenue management, Internet distribution, sales, reservations, as well as individualized and brand advertising and marketing for maximum profitability.

The company is headquartered in Waikiki and represents contemporary hotels and resorts located on Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Lanai and Kauai.

For more information on the company and individual hotels, visit or call 1-808-943-9291.

Sandi Yara
Phone: 808-221-2759


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