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January 2017

ED Message – New Year, New Opportunities

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

ED Message – New Year, New Opportunities

As we leave 2016 behind us, we can only look forward, beyond the horizon, to the exciting new opportunities that await us. There is a sense of uncertainty in the air with our changing leadership at the local and federal levels of our government.

Perk Alert! Members Can Post Job Openings Free!

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Perk Alert! Members Can Post Job Openings Free!

Did you know, as one of the many Chamber member perks, you can post a job on kona-kohala.com for free?

2017 Living + Design Show – Now Accepting Vendor Applications

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

2017 Living + Design Show – Now Accepting Vendor Applications

Formerly known as the Building & Design Expo, the newly revamped and renamed Living + Design Show will showcase the latest home goods, door-buster deals and endless options for home improvement.

Ellison Onizuka KOA Re-establishes International Designation

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

Ellison Onizuka KOA Re-establishes International Designation

With tourism being the island’s largest industry, the re-establishment of Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport (KOA) at Keahole as an international gateway is a boost for the local economy.

Timothy Ashcraft Tapped HCFCU Kohala Branch Manager

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Timothy Ashcraft Tapped HCFCU Kohala Branch Manager

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU has named Timothy Ashcraft as Kohala Branch Manager.

KKCC Thanks Sponsors, Contributors for Assisting Bid for Hawai‘i

Thursday, 29 December 2016

KKCC Thanks Sponsors, Contributors for Assisting Bid for Hawai‘i

A total $11,432 was raised for Chamber programs and services, in addition to keeping the cost of membership low.

The Food Basket Receives Over $23,000 from HCFCU’s Market Days

Thursday, 29 December 2016

The Food Basket Receives Over $23,000 from HCFCU’s Market Days

Through the heart-felt efforts of the Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) staff, and the generosity of HCFCU members and local small businesses, more than $23,000 was raised and donated to The Food Basket, Hawaii Island’s Food Bank, during HCFCU’s annual “Market Days” events.

Hawaii Forest & Trail launches new adventures

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Hawaii Forest & Trail launches new adventures

Hawaii Forest & Trail announces two new Hawai‘i Island adventure tours: the Maunakea Sunrise Experience and the Volcano Extreme and Waterfall Swim.

December AfterHours Full of Holiday Spirit

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

December AfterHours Full of Holiday Spirit

Fun and festivity reigned at the Chamber’s holiday-themed AfterHours hosted by The Royal Sea Cliff Kona and The Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks.

Hawaii Community College - Palamanui Message: Supporting emerging, changing and diversifying industries

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

Hawaii Community College - Palamanui Message: Supporting emerging, changing and diversifying industries

Hawai‘i Community College has played an important role in creating a trained workforce that meets the needs of local employers.