Articles By: Maralyn D. Hill

The Napa Valley Needs Your Help

The Napa Valley Needs Your Help

Photo: V. Sattui Winery under blue skies on Friday, October 20, 2017 WHY:  The nightly images of the devastation broadcasted around the world have given the impression that damage to wineries and vineyards was widespread.  It was not.  Of the nearly 500 wineries in the Napa Valley, only 7 wineries were severely damaged or lost. Damage to vineyards was very […]

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Unique Holiday Celebrations with Alila Hotels and Resorts

Unique Holiday Celebrations with Alila Hotels and Resorts

With properties all over Asia, Alila Hotels and Resorts offer guests a host of luxurious and exotic holiday festivities that are sure to dazzle and delight. Whether guests are decking the halls or raising a glass to the new year, Alila will provide “off-the-beaten-path” experiences that will be remembered for years to come. Guests of Alila Ubud, Alila Jabal Akhdar, […]

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Majority of US Senators Support Comprehensive Alcohol Excise Tax Reform

Majority of US Senators Support Comprehensive Alcohol Excise Tax Reform

52 Senators Co-sponsor Landmark Tax Reform Bill by Michael Kaiser, Vice President 10.19.17 The Senate support for the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2017 (S.236) has reached a majority. This week Senator James Inhofe (R-OH) and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) became the 51st and 52nd Senators to sign on as a co-sponsor with Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) […]

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The Diva Whisperer

The Diva Whisperer

  A conversation with . . .  Richard Jay-Alexander and Lee Brian Schrager Thursday, October 26, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU Photo by Henry Perez “Bringing together A-listers and influencers for thought-provoking conversations.” He has been called the “Diva Whisperer” for his legendary success directing and producing some of the world’s most beloved stars, including […]

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Port of Seattle surprises its one-millionth cruise passenger with impromptu celebration

Port of Seattle surprises its one-millionth cruise passenger with impromptu celebration

Public Relations Holland America Line PHONE: 1-800-637-5029 EMAIL: pr@hollandamerica.com   September 26, 2017     Contact: Peter McGraw Media Officer mcgraw.p@portseattle.org 206.787.3446   Port of Seattle surprises its one-millionth cruise passenger with impromptu celebration   Two cruisers on Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam found themselves at the center of an impromptu party this Saturday as the Port of Seattle celebrated its […]

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Jackson Family Wines and the Movies

Jackson Family Wines and the Movies

Nothing says Fall like cozying up on the couch with a warm blanket and some wine to enjoy your favorite Netflix guilty pleasures. As the weather begins to change, Jackson Family Wines has put together a useful guide for the perfect wine pairings for your binge watching sessions. Please find selections from Jackson Family Wines’ esteemed portfolio below paired with […]

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World Tourism Day: Israel Travel up 26% in first Half 2017

World Tourism Day: Israel Travel up 26% in first Half 2017

TOURISM 2017 IS BREAKING RECORDS – BUT COULD 2018 BE EVEN BETTER? HOSPITALITY EXPERT: SUSTAINABILITY AND PERSONALIZATION ARE A WINNING COMBINATION TEL AVIV – With World Tourism Day today, September 27, Israel’s tourism numbers are shooting past old records. The statistics are impressive, such as the one listing a 26% increase in the first half of 2017 compared to the […]

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Thank you for your thoughts during Hurricane Irma

Thank you for your thoughts during Hurricane Irma

425.827.8737 Seattle Dear (Guest Name), We’d like to take a moment to sincerely thank our valued guests who reached out to us before and after Hurricane Irma. The outpouring of support was overwhelming, and we’re extremely grateful for each and every one of you. We’re happy to report that all of our Noble family members are safe and accounted for. […]

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Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam Continues to Set Records

Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam Continues to Set Records

CONTACT: Sally Andrews PHONE: 800-637-5029 EMAIL:      pr@hollandamerica.com Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam Continues to Set Records with 12th Consecutive Score of 100 on U.S. Public Health Inspection Score marks the longest streak of perfect 100s in cruise industry Seattle, Wash., Sept. 26, 2017 — Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam made it an even dozen by earning its 12th consecutive […]

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Grand Velas Resorts Announce 2017 Wellness Getaways in Los Cabos & Riviera Nayarit

Grand Velas Resorts Announce 2017 Wellness Getaways in Los Cabos & Riviera Nayarit

  For Immediate Release:   Media Contact: Megan Sterritt KWE Partners 786.247.4812 sterritt@kwepr.com   Grand Velas Resorts Announce 2017 Wellness Getaways in Los Cabos, Riviera Nayarit Wellness Seminars, Healthy Cooking Classes, Fitness Sessions, Juice Therapy, Spa, Therapeutic Concerts & More Complement Accommodations W/ Special In-suite Fitness Amenities, Complimentary Massage & Personal Training   Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (September 26, 2017) – The […]

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