Archived Articles

August 2017

ED Message: Back to the Basics – Who Are We and What Do We Do?

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

ED Message: Back to the Basics – Who Are We and What Do We Do?

The mission of the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce is to provide leadership and advocacy for a successful business environment in West Hawaiʻi.

Committee Corner: Education and Membership Committees Tap Two New Chairs

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Committee Corner: Education and Membership Committees Tap Two New Chairs

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) welcomes two new chairs for the Education and Workforce and Membership Committees.

Going Green: Kuleana Green Business Program Adds Two Members

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Going Green: Kuleana Green Business Program Adds Two Members

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce grows its Kuleana Green Business Program with two new members: PATH and Waikoloa Dry Forest Initiative (WDFI).

Governor Message: Our Public Schools

Friday, 28 July 2017

Governor Message: Our Public Schools

As thousands of public school students return to the classroom this month, we are marking a new day for Hawai‘i’s public schools in a variety of ways.

ACHS Holistic Health Conference Seeks Proposals

Thursday, 27 July 2017

ACHS Holistic Health Conference Seeks Proposals

Call for proposals will be accepted soon for the 2018 ACHS Holistic Health Conference and Live Graduation.

Cyanotech Names Mawae Morton President

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Cyanotech Names Mawae Morton President

The Board of Directors of Cyanotech Corporation of Keahole--Kona has named Mawae Morton as president; he report directly to the company's Chief Executive Officer Dr. Gerald Cysewski.

HIplan Opens Business Plan Competition

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

HIplan Opens Business Plan Competition

HIplan – the Hawaii Island Business Plan Competition—is underway and seeking entries with a deadline of September 10, 2017.

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Updates Workforce Needs Assessment

Monday, 31 July 2017

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Updates Workforce Needs Assessment

New information delves into how to grow a work-ready workforce in West Hawai‘i.

Members Scavenge for Prices, Spin the Wheel for Prizes at HPM’s AfterHours

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Members Scavenge for Prices, Spin the Wheel for Prizes at HPM’s AfterHours

HPM CEO and Chairman Mike Fujimoto said the company has been in Kona since 1959, first as Capt. Cook Building Supply, and will be marking its 98th year on August 8.

Registration Now Open for 2017 Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

Registration Now Open for 2017 Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar

Keep abreast of the latest legal developments that may impact your business by attending the Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar Thursday, Sept. 28 at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa.

Three New Businesses Join Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s Ali‘i Circle

Monday, 31 July 2017

Three New Businesses Join Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s Ali‘i Circle

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) welcomes ALTRES, Pacific Waste Inc. and West Hawaii Community Health Center to Al‘i Circle, the Chamber’s top sphere of membership.