Kiawah Island, S.C. – June 21, 2018 – The 2018/19 edition of Connoisseur is now available throughout Kiawah Island Golf Resort and The Sanctuary.

“We are delighted to offer our longtime guests and new visitors a sneak peek at all the exciting changes taking place throughout the property leading up to the 2021 PGA Championship in this latest edition of Connoisseur,” says Jack Case, Director of Marketing Communications at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

Redesigned to reflect the resort’s new projects and direction, this elegant publication celebrates the rich life of the Lowcountry as experienced on this Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five Diamond property and its surroundings.

Beautiful and engaging, it features the most accurate information about events, activities and services at the property, as well as exciting news about all the new amenities being added to the already extensive list through dramatic, oversized photography and reimagined layouts that complement interesting, accessible content. All of these elements serve to highlight the best features of each of the publication’s new sections: Today & Always, Lowcountry Interludes, Bright & Lively, Pleasure Gardens, Culture & Heritage, Southern Delicacies and Right at Home.

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Whether featuring the recently refreshed golf courses and newly unveiled plans for an additional luxury hotel or the stately architecture, dynamic arts scene, exciting shopping destinations and revered dining establishments just 45 minutes away in Downtown Charleston, this annual in-room destination guide truly showcases the best of what the region has to offer.

“It’s an honor and a thrill to have had privileged access to what Kiawah Island Golf Resort has in store,” says Marisa Beazel, President & Publisher of HCP Media. “This property has always set the standard for luxury. With the latest edition of Connoisseur, we are excited to share the story of just how much they are redefining that standard.”

To learn more about our publications or to start a conversation about how you can share your Lowcountry story, contact Ewald Fuchs, at 305-376-4954 or [email protected].

About HCP Media
As communication experts, HCP Media, a division of McClatchy, creates innovative, market-leading, cross-platform solutions that stay ahead of consumers’ evolving media habits. A custom publishing and promotion company, HCP offers a wide variety of engaging print publications, developing and producing over 100 custom publications for hotels, airlines and other clients. The company’s reach extends beyond the travel niche and into the global luxury market, including en-suite cruise line publications and luxury lifestyle magazines. Additional custom products include multilingual destination guides, in-room hotel books, in-flight magazines, travel videos and websites, as well as accompanying sales, marketing and promotional programs. The company also produces commemorative coffee-table books, healthcare publications, program guides and other customized publications.

Beyond the written word, HCP’s top-tier marketing and branding products include custom event marketing, strategic social media and blog content, marketing publications, and materials for national and global companies targeting affluent, sophisticated consumers. Together, these turnkey, top-quality print and digital marketing solutions reach more than 80 million active travelers annually and 5 million unique monthly visitors on its combined websites. In addition, HCP’s work has been recognized with more than 292 prestigious awards for editorial, photography and design.

About Kiawah Island Golf Resort
Perched on South Carolina’s Atlantic shores, Kiawah Island Golf Resort is the crown jewel of the area’s famed barrier islands. The premier vacation destination has raised the caliber of the resort experience to the highest levels, with a sprawling property that boasts five of the best golf courses in the nation a renowned tennis center, The Spa at The Sanctuary, more than a dozen restaurants and dining facilities and a wealth of activities and sporting options. Guests are invited to take a romantic escape or start a family tradition at a place that delivers the accommodations, amenities, activities and beautiful natural environment that keep guests coming back, year-after-year. For more information, visit


Media Contact:
Ingrid Martinez
HCP Media
305-376-2021 – [email protected]