Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union

(eTurboNews) – UNITE HERE Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu — nearly 30% of the workers. The layoff impacts multiple departments like housekeeping, banquets, pool, in-room dining, reservations, and food & beverage. The 78 workers received a letter from the company that their positions will be eliminated within the next 30 days.

Hotel union announces layoffs imminent at The Modern Honolulu in Waikiki

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Diamond Resorts has notified 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu that their positions are to be eliminated in the next 30 days, according to Unite Here Local 5, the labor union representing the workers.

Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts after its decision to lay off workers at The Modern Honolulu

(KITV 4) – According to UNITE HERE Local 5 it is condemning Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu, nearly 30% of the workers.

What some senators call a victory, unionized workers call a major setback

(KITV) – What some senators call a victory, unionized hotel workers like Joli Tokusato call the passing of  senate bill 1292 a major setback.

Union workers vote to strike at Hilton Hawaiian Village

(Pacific Business News) – By Christina O’Connor. Union members at Hilton Hawaiian Village have voted to authorize a strike.

Trouble Brewing For Hilton Hawaiian Village (Strike Action)

(LoyaltyLobby) – By John Ollila. Now, Unite Here Local 5 members have overwhelmingly (91%) voted to authorize strike against Hilton Hawaiian Village. The union represents 1,700 employees at the hotel.