Honolulu, HI – April 12, 2010 –Shell Management Hawaii, Inc. was awarded the number one Best Places to Work in Hawaii for 2010 in the large company category at the Awards Dinner at the Sheraton Waikiki on April 1, 2010. The award was presented to Linda Anthony, Regional Vice President of Shell Management Hawaii by Hawaii’s Lieutenant Governor James “Duke” Aiona. The sixth annual event honors Hawaiian businesses in its “Best Places To Work In Hawaii” program, is sponsored by ProService Hawaii and published annually by Hawaii Business Magazine.
This “Best Places to Work in Hawaii” program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Hawaii, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. The Best Places to Work in Hawaii list is made up of a total of 60 companies, split into three groups: 25 small- companies (25-49 employees), 18 medium companies (50-149 employees) and 17 large companies (150 or more employees). With over 250 employees, Shell Management Hawaii was named the #1 Best Place to Work in Hawaii in the large company category. Included in the large company category were respected companies such as Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Wyndham Vacation Ownership.
Upon receiving the award, Anthony said, “Shell Management Hawaii’s recognition as the number one best place to work in Hawaii resulted from a magical blend of amazing employee-centric programs and policies carried out by a deeply committed team of managers.” Anthony added, “Sue Kelley, President of Shell Vacations Hospitality, provided the vision and the Hawaiian team brought it to life. A corporate culture of personal accountability coupled with ongoing meaningful recognition means that every employee of Shell Management Hawaii knows they are responsible for and recognized as the sole reason for Shell’s success.”
There are five Shell Vacations’ resorts on the Hawaiian Islands and they include: Holua Resort at Mauna Loa Village, Kona Coast Resort and Paniolo Greens on the Big Island; Kauai Coast Resort at the Beachboy in Kauai as well as Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai in Honolulu.
Supported by more than 1,100 hospitality professionals and consistently rated in the nation’s Top 50 Management companies, Shell Vacations Hospitality is the management division for Shell Vacations and handles all resort management responsibilities. Headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois Shell Vacations LLC is one of the nation’s most respected independent vacation ownership developers in the United States. The company specializes in the sales, marketing, and hospitality management of its vacations ownership resorts with 23 resorts in the U.S., Mexico and Canada and 1,700 employees serving over 125,000 owners and members.