Archived Articles

December 2016

ED Message: News for Hawaiʻi Island brings holiday cheer!

Friday, 02 December 2016

ED Message: News for Hawaiʻi Island brings holiday cheer!

Gov. David Ige and the United States Customs and Border Protection announced the re-establishment of a Federal Inspection Service (FIS) facility at the Kona International Airport at Keāhole (KOA).

KKCC logo has a new look

Friday, 02 December 2016

KKCC logo has a new look

Noticed something new with the Chamber’s logo? It’s been refreshed!

Join a committee - it's community involvement with purpose

Friday, 02 December 2016

Join a committee - it's community involvement with purpose

The committees of the KKCC provide opportunities for Chamber members who wish to promote the overall mission of the organization with a team of people who care.

Mahalo to Mayor Kenoi and his cabinet for a successful eight years

Friday, 02 December 2016

Mahalo to Mayor Kenoi and his cabinet for a successful eight years

The West Hawaiʻi business community is grateful to Mayor Billy Kenoi and the County of Hawaiʻi for all of the work that they have done for our community over the past eight years.

Buy your annual Feast on the Beach tickets now!

Tuesday, 01 November 2016

Buy your annual Feast on the Beach tickets now!

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce is again participating in Lava Lava Beach Club’s 4th annual Feast on the Beach Friday, Dec. 9.

KKCC and its sister chamber Hatsukaichi celebrate 10 year relationship

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

KKCC and its sister chamber Hatsukaichi celebrate 10 year relationship

The partnership between KKCC and HCC was established in 2006 to promote commerce between chamber members and cities.

Tune in to catch KKCC Executive Director on Nā Leo TV

Friday, 02 December 2016

Tune in to catch KKCC Executive Director on Nā  Leo TV

Catch KKCC’s Executive Director Kirstin Kahaloa on Na Leo TV’s Hawai‘i Island Speaks Out.

Auto Body Hawaii achieves Gold Star® status

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Auto Body Hawaii achieves Gold Star® status

Auto Body Hawaii is the only repair facility on the Big Island to earn the Gold Class designation.

KKCC connects to community college

Friday, 02 December 2016

KKCC connects to community college

KKCC Operations Coordinator, Wendy Laros, M.Ed. presented the West Hawaiʻi Workforce Needs Report to a group of students in the Hospitality and Tourism program (HOST) at Hawaiʻi Community College – Pālamanui.

Governor’s Message - Turning KOA into international hub

Tuesday, 06 December 2016

Governor’s Message - Turning KOA into international hub

The resumption of international flights into Kona will have wide-ranging positive impacts on Hawai‘i Island and our entire state.

Hawaii Community College - Pālamanui Message: My first 100 days - forming a vision

Friday, 02 December 2016

Hawaii Community College - Pālamanui Message: My first 100 days - forming a vision

Hawai’i CC is filled with faculty and staff committed to the success of students.

KKCC tours NELHA’s new biz incubator at AfterHours

Friday, 02 December 2016

KKCC tours NELHA’s new biz incubator at AfterHours

Offered by the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA), the newly renovated, two-story building rents several sizes of a total 19 offices and comes equipped with a kitchen, spacious conference room and tall-ceiling lobby areas.

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel inducted into prestigious historic hotels of America Program

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel inducted into prestigious historic hotels of America Program

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel is one of the few mid-century modern historic hotels selected and is currently the only one with that unique design aesthetic in Hawai‘i.