The Hawai`i Visitors and Convention Bureau and SMG Hawai`i, which manages the Hawai`i Convention Center, have joined forces to launch, a new destination Web site dedicated to meeting planners’ needs in the Hawaiian islands.

As part of a special introductory three-month promotion, HVCB and HCC are offering significant savings at the convention center and resort properties statewide for clients who register for the Giveaway by March 31, 2007. The HCC Giveaway provides 50 percent off its rate card and $50,000 in destination services for new bookings finalized by December 31, 2007.

The HVCB Giveaway provides complimentary accommodations and reduced fees for event services and venues throughout the state of Hawaii by submitting a brief essay (no more than 500 words) stating why Hawaii is perfect for business or incentive meetings. Three winners will be chosen.

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