AFTERHOURS HOSTS—Greeting KKCC attendees at the February AfterHours were from left: Regency at Hualalai GM Paul Chincilla and “Elvis,” portrayed by Regency valet Bryan Silverman. Photo by Pam Latinis
Welcome new members to KKCC
NEW KKCC MEMBERS—From left: Mary Christ and Trude Fawson of Ali`i Real Estate Services and Vonnie Razo of First American Title. Photo by Pam Latinis.
2014 Business Expo March 26
Reserve your Business Expo booth space today!
Travel to Italy with KKCC
Travel dates October 7 - 15, 2014. Open to Chamber members, friends and the general public: Breathe in the rich history of Italy. Discover the ancient cities of Rome, Florence, Pisa, and Venice. Explore the Umbrian countryside. Savor delectable Italian cuisine. Indeed, this trip will be unforgettable.
2014 Focus Luncheon with Mayor Kenoi and Cabinet
TACKLING TOUGH ISSUES: Mayor Kenoi addressed current county issues at KKCC 2014 Focus Luncheon at the Courtyard Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel. From left: Mayor Kenoi, his wife, Takako, KKCC CEO Vivian Landrum and Tracy Fosso, West Hawaii Today publisher and KKCC Board Chair. Photo: Nancy Car Smith
With two months down, the 2014 Legislative Session has reached its midpoint. First Crossover, the deadline for any non-fiscal bills to pass third reading in order to move, or crossover, to the other chamber takes place March 6.
Hawai`i County Mayor Billy Kenoi’s continued focus on “bringing our island back together” was evident in the comments made before over 200 members of West Hawai`i’s business community at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Focus Luncheon.
The 2014 Earth & Ocean Festival will take place Saturday, April 12 with headliner Weldon Kekauoha. New this year - edutours featuring Kona Cloud Forest Sanctuary and Royal Footsteps along the Kona Coast. Make your reservations now.
Hawaii resident Mike Mares is the new manager of Hawaii Water Service Company (Hawaii Water), the water utility providing water and wastewater services in the communities of Waikoloa, North Kona Coast, Kohala Coast, Ka'anapali, and Pukalani on the islands of Hawai‘i and Maui.