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“Shotgun Tom” Kelly at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa – Day 1

It’s hard not to be jealous of “Shotgun Tom” Kelly this week as he broadcasts live from the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, overlooking ‘Anaeho’omalu Bay on Hawaii Island.  Today “Shotgun Tom” spoke with Bill Countryman, General Manager of the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa; Sharon Bianco, Director of Event Planning & Operations at the Resort; and Jack Richards, President of Pleasant Holidays.

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“Shotgun Tom” Kelly’s interview with Bill Countryman, General Manager of the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

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Highlights of the interview:

  • The resort features plenty of shade to enjoy a nice cool drink in.
  • Relax by any of their three pools, spend time by the beach and explore the rich history of the ancient Hawaii fish ponds.
  • The Resort is only 20 minutes from Kona Airport.
  • The beachfront location is the perfect spot to watch the sunset.
  • The Resort features 555 rooms and 14 special cabana rooms, separate from the hotel, with a feeling of being away in your own tropical area.
  • Take some shopping in at nearby the Kings’ Shops.
  • The Hawaii Luau is the perfect family activity along with plenty of ocean sports.
  • Another unique feature is the farm to table dining where guests go with the executive sous chef to pick their own vegetables and fish to bring back to be prepared into a special meal from all items they select.

“Shotgun Tom” Kelly speaks with Sharon Bianco, Director of Event Planning & Operations at the Resort on the next page.

“Shotgun Tom” Kelly interviews Sharon Bianco, Director of Event Planning & Operations at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa:

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Highlights of the interview:

  • Sharon is the one to speak with if you’re planning on having an event at the Resort.
  • It’s perfect location for a wedding with a stunning backdrop of the ocean, bay, sunset, and palm trees.  A wedding photographer available if needed.  Instead of walking in the sand in high heels the brides can wear special flip flops designed for brides.  Many of the brides & grooms use the Sunset Luau as their wedding after party.
  • Sunset Luau is every Wednesday and Saturday.
  • Honeymooners should check out website for the main island.  Plan what they want to do in advance.  There is a ton to offer.  Hiking, sunset cruise and much more.
  • There are 5 climates on the island..Waikoloa is in the “desert zone.”

“Shotgun Tom” Kelly speaks with Jack Richards, president of Pleasant Holidays on the next page.

“Shotgun Tom” Kelly interviews Jack Richards, president of Pleasant Holidays:

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Highlights of the interview:

  • 15 acres, beachfront property.  One of the best places on the Big Island.
  • Average temperature 75-85 degrees.
  • Diversity on the Big Island.  Different climates.  World’s largest active volcanos.  You can do everything on the  Big Island.
  • To book your trip through Pleasant Holidays visit http://www.PleasantHolidays.com.
  • Pleasant Holidays has over 1,000  activities in the Hawaiian Islands from helicopter tours, luaus, sunset dinner cruises and much more and all can be booked through www.PleasantActivities.com.
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