• Joe Breitfeller

Hawaiian Airlines Partners With Boyd Gaming for More Opportunities to Earn Rewards

Hawaiian Airlines has partnered with casino operator Boyd Gaming for more opportunities to earn B Connected and HawaiianMiles Rewards. Boyd Gaming operates 28 gaming and entertainment properties in 10 U.S. states.


Hawaiian Airlines Launches Strategic Loyalty Partnership With Boyd Gaming - Courtesy Hawaiian Airlines/Boyd Gaming

On Wednesday (June 9, 2021), Hawaiian Airlines announced the launch of a groundbreaking partnership with U.S. casino operator Boyd Gaming. Members of the HawaiianMiles and B Connected loyalty programs will now enjoy reciprocal earning and redemption benefits. The strategic partnership also provides members with access the B Connected’s exciting selection of reward tiers, exclusive player benefits and memorable entertainment experiences. Boyd Gaming has 28 U.S. gaming and entertainment properties in Las Vegas, the Gulf Coast, East Coast and throughout the Midwest.


In Wednesday’s announcement, Boyd Gaming’s Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Matt Ryan, said,


“Hawaii is an incredibly popular destination among Boyd Gaming customers across the country, and Hawaii residents love nothing more than a trip to the ‘Ninth Island’ of Las Vegas. Through this new partnership, we can offer Boyd Gaming guests valuable rewards for their next excursion on Hawaiian Airlines – no matter which way they are going!”


Also commenting on the new strategic partnership, Hawaiian Airlines’ Director of HawaiianMiles, Danica Wong, said,


“It’s no secret our guests have a strong affinity for Las Vegas and Boyd Gaming properties, so we’re thrilled to offer our HawaiianMiles members more value through reciprocal program benefits. We also look forward to welcoming more B Connected customers onboard to experience our signature Mea Hoʻokipa (I am host) service as they travel to our island home.”

Boyd Gaming’s ‘B Connected’ loyalty program has been named one of the 10 Best U.S. casino loyalty programs by USA Today. The program offers five tiers, namely Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Onyx and Titanium. B Connected benefits include discounts on hotel stays and retail purchases at Boyd Gaming properties, exclusive partner discounts and access to contests and promotions. Members can also earn annual cruises, vacations to B Connected destinations in Las Vegas and Hawaii, and once in a lifetime experiences including VIP luxury vacations and bespoke culinary experiences, as well as exclusive entertainment and sporting events.


Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) was founded in 1975 and is a leading geographically diversified operator of 28 gaming and entertainment properties in 10 U.S. states.


Hawaiian® Airlines, Hawai’i’s hometown airline, has been the number one U.S. carrier for on-time performance for the past 17 years. The carrier has been in business for 92 years and is Hawai’i’s largest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian Airlines offers more nonstop connectivity between Hawai’i and the U.S. mainland than any other airline, serving 16 gateways including Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Portland, San Diego, Seattle, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento. Hawaiian Airlines also recently introduced the first-ever nonstop service between Orlando (MCO) and Honolulu (HNL). Additionally, the carrier connects the islands with Japan, South Korea, Australia, American Samoa and Tahiti. Due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, the airline has temporarily suspended service to Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti.



Source: Hawaiian Airlines