Tourism Strategic Plan: The Office of Economic Development-Tourism manages the updates and action teams of the Kauai Tourism Strategic Plan along with the Kauai Visitors Bureau and the Visitor Industry. See below.
Kauai Visitors Bureau: http://gohawaii.com/kauai This office works closely with the Kauai Visitors Bureau to support marketing of Kauai as a destination and providing visitor information.
Product Enrichment Programs: Programs having to do with supporting Kauai as a prime destination. This includes diversifying what we offer as a visitor destination, mitigating problems common to tourism destinations as well as ones unique to Kauai. Strengthening the Hawaiian Culture and protecting Natural Resources remains a priority for the Visitor Industry and this office.
Ambassador of Aloha Promotional Material Program: This program provides local Kauai residents with a limited amount of promotional items to take with them to the mainland to promote Kauai as a visitor destination. One request per team or event. Items include Kauai Loves You buttons, stickers and post it notes as well as other items. Please call for a form to request items. 241-4946 or email: email@example.com
Greetings Program: Hawaiian Music is provided at the Harbor for cruise ship greetings. Harbor funding is through an agreement from the Hawaii Tourism Authority.