Archived Articles

April 2015

Hawai`i Native Kirstin Kahaloa Named New Executive Director

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Hawai`i Native Kirstin Kahaloa Named New Executive Director

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) announces Hawai‘i native Kirstin Kahaloa will serve as the organization’s new executive director effective April 20.

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Drive

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Drive

Help our Chamber strengthen its membership by inviting your non-member friends and colleagues to join during our new member drive.

Legislative Update: New Judiciary Building & Supporting Primary Care Training Program Bills Persist

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Legislative Update: New Judiciary Building & Supporting Primary Care Training Program Bills Persist

Through the 2015 Hawai‘i legislative session, the Chamber has been tracking bills of relevance to our community.

Member Marketing Opportunity: Present a KKCC Workshop

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Member Marketing Opportunity: Present a KKCC Workshop

Do you have a useful skill or topic to share with KKCC members while gaining valuable marketing exposure at the same time?

Chamber Seeks Location for Workshop Seminars

Friday, 27 March 2015

Chamber Seeks Location for Workshop Seminars

The Chamber is currently seeking locations to present its workshops and seminars.

KKCC Board Slate Presented

Monday, 30 March 2015

KKCC Board Slate Presented

The 2015 Nominating Committee of the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce hereby presents the following nominees for consideration as Board of Director candidates for a two-year term, beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2017.

Mahalo Event Celebrates Partnership Between KKCC and Hatsukaichi Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Mahalo Event Celebrates Partnership Between KKCC and Hatsukaichi Chamber of Commerce

Nearly 60 attendees gathered at a sunset potluck to celebrate a nine-year partnership between the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) and the Hatsukaichi Chamber of Commerce (HCC) on Tuesday, March 3 at the Kona Vistas recreation center.

Paper vs Digital: Why Going Paperless is Now the New Norm

Friday, 27 March 2015

Paper vs Digital: Why Going Paperless is Now the New Norm

The challenge is how to take the leap and what technology do you use once you’ve crossed over to the paperless world.

Hawaii Ecotourism Taps Denver Leaman of Body Glove Cruises as 2014 Ecotour Guide of the Year

Monday, 30 March 2015

Hawaii Ecotourism Taps Denver Leaman of Body Glove Cruises as 2014 Ecotour Guide of the Year

The award is given by the Hawaii Ecotourism Association for tour guides who best embody the core assets of quality ecotourism: effective interpretation, conservation of natural resources and authentic cultural experiences.

Kona MacNet Manager Helps Kona Business Owners ‘Go Paperless’

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Kona MacNet Manager Helps Kona Business Owners ‘Go Paperless’

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) members and guests recently packed up their laptops to participate in the interactive tech education presentation by Randi Botti, store manager of Kona MacNet.

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union Announces Board & Committee Appointments

Monday, 30 March 2015

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union Announces Board & Committee Appointments

Hawaii Community Federal Credit (HCFCU) announces recent appointments to the Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee.

Why participate in the KKCC Business Expo?

Friday, 27 February 2015

Why participate in the KKCC Business Expo?

The 2015 Business Expo is an easy, affordable way to give your company maximum exposure and place your business in front of Chamber members as well as the West Hawai‘i community.

Hawai`i Community College Palamanui Update

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Hawai`i Community College Palamanui Update

As we prepare to open Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui in Fall 2015, it’s important to ensure our current students are prepared for this transition.

March AfterHours Fit for Royalty at Scenic Grounds of Hulihe‘e Palace

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

March AfterHours Fit for Royalty at Scenic Grounds of Hulihe‘e Palace

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) members were in for a special treat – to network at a historical landmark, Hulihe`e Palace, summer home of Hawaiian monarchy - at the March 18 AfterHours.

Veteran Termite & Pest Control Opens Second Office

Monday, 30 March 2015

Veteran Termite & Pest Control Opens Second Office

With a location in Hilo, Veteran Termite & Pest Control opens a second office in Kona located at 75-5995 Kuakini Hwy. Ste. 523A.