Archived Articles

July 2016

Governor installs new directors at Annual Installation Luncheon, tells crowd KOA to be recertified for international travel

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Governor installs new directors at Annual Installation Luncheon, tells crowd KOA to be recertified for international travel

Governor David Ige shared what his administration has been up to—and hopes to achieve—during the recent Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) Installation luncheon at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.

Vendors rave successful Business Expo, garner valuable leads

Friday, 01 July 2016

Vendors rave successful Business Expo, garner valuable leads

Valuable leads and focused networking took place before and after the Annual Membership and Installation Luncheon.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. hopes to reach $1 million for Gary Sinise Foundation

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. hopes to reach $1 million for Gary Sinise Foundation

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is raising $1 million for the Gary Sinise Foundation this summer.

KKCC taps six Pūalu award winners

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

KKCC taps six Pūalu award winners

The Chamber announced its 2016 Pūalu Award winners Friday, June 24 at the annual Installation Banquet at the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.

Body Glove Cruises awarded Sustainable Tourism Certificate

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Body Glove Cruises awarded Sustainable Tourism Certificate

Body Glove Cruises passed the three-step verification process of the Hawaii Ecotourism Association to be a certified sustainable tourism operation.

Mayoral Candidates share their views in West Hawai`i forum

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Mayoral Candidates share their views in West Hawai`i forum

More than 200 West Hawai`i residents gathered on June 22 for a forum that featured eight candidates for the office of mayor of the County of Hawai`i.

First Hawaiian Bank boasts highest financial health score in Hawai‘i

Thursday, 30 June 2016

First Hawaiian Bank boasts highest financial health score in Hawai‘i

From the list of 6,199 banks, DepositAccounts.com recognizes those who have shown exceptional fiduciary responsibility in its 2016 edition of the Top 200 Healthiest Banks in America and First Hawaiian Bank was listed at 101 above all Hawaiian banks.

KKCC partners with Kuleana Education and Junior Achievement of Hawaii

Thursday, 30 June 2016

KKCC partners with Kuleana Education and Junior Achievement of Hawaii

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) Education and Workforce Development committee works to facilitate connections between the education and business communities for the development of Hawaii Island’s existing and future workforce.

Rise and Shine! Huggo’s opens for breakfast

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Rise and Shine! Huggo’s opens for breakfast

Huggo’s, Kona’s iconic oceanfront restaurant is open for Sunnyside Up breakfast service for the first time in its 47-year history.

Why should you advertise in The Source?

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Why should you advertise in The Source?

Chamber members can take advantage of a 10% discount on ads sized a half page and smaller upon their membership renewal.

June AfterHours at Daylight Mind Coffee Company in Waikoloa

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

June AfterHours at Daylight Mind Coffee Company in Waikoloa

The new Daylight Mind Coffee Company Café & Restaurant in Queens’ MarketPlace was the site of the Chamber’s June AfterHours and festivities sprawled inside and out of the attractively decorated spot.