Kahului, Maui, HIApril 1, 2013 – Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center today became the first shopping center on Maui to offer free wireless internet (Wi-Fi) access to its patrons.


“Maui is mobile,” said Todd A. Vines, marketing manager for Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center. “We’re always creating ways to make the shopping experience more engaging. For us, offering the convenience of free Wi-Fi is a natural evolution.”


Any wireless-enabled laptop or mobile device can access the internet via the “Queen K WiFi” network, allowing patrons to stay connected throughout the center, including the food court and children’s play area. Wi-Fi users will also have access to exclusive offers and promotions.


To celebrate the new service, the center will host “Wi-Fi Fridays at Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center” every Friday in April, offering live classical guitar performances in the food court from 12-1 p.m.


About Queen Ka‘ahumanuCenter

Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center is Maui’s only regional shopping center, featuring more than 100 shops and restaurants, including the island’s only department stores, Macy’s and Sears, and the all-digital, six-screen Ka‘ahumanu Theatres. Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center is managed by Jones Lang LaSalle Retail. For more information, call (808) 877-4325, visit QueenKaahumanuCenter.com, or follow @QueenKCenter on Twitter.


About Jones Lang LaSalle Retail

As the leading retail service provider, Jones Lang LaSalle Retail manages the largest third-party retail portfolio in the country.  The firm’s 99 million-square-foot retail portfolio consists of more than 350 regional malls, strip centers, power centers, lifestyle centers, ground-up development projects, mixed-use centers, transportation terminals and over 18,000 retail ATM’s and bank branches across 50 states. Globally, Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) has a retail portfolio of 279 million square feet of property under management and leasing, including more than 21,650 retail locations on four continents. Jones Lang LaSalle is the only global real estate services firm with a team of dedicated, full-time experts who deliver comprehensive and globally integrated services in Energy and Sustainability under one umbrella. The firm offers leading-edge, industry-unique technology, training and tools in energy and sustainability to maximize the benefits for its clients and the greater community.  For more information on Jones Lang LaSalle Retail, visit www.jllretail.com.


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Todd A. Vines, Marketing Manager

Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center

(808) 877-3369