Archived Articles

June 2015

Make Your Referrals Count!

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Make Your Referrals Count!

Trying to strengthen a relationship could take weeks or even months, depending on the level of relationship you started with.

Dickinson General Contracting is awarded Hawaii Island SBA’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Monday, 01 June 2015

Dickinson General Contracting is awarded Hawaii Island SBA’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Dickinson General Contracting is awarded Hawaii Island SBA’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union Honors Employee of the Year

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union Honors Employee of the Year

Lee Ann Ashimine, Operations Officer I with the Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union, was recently named its Employee of the Year at the organization’s annual membership meeting and luncheon.

The Value of Chamber Membership

Thursday, 28 May 2015

The Value of Chamber Membership

Value, or waiwai, in Hawaiian, is important to the chamber as we lead a membership-driven organization.

Hawaii Trust & Estate Counsel Open Kona Office

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Hawaii Trust & Estate Counsel Open Kona Office

John Roth, founder of Hawaii Trust & Estate Counsel, announces the opening of a Kona office.

Neal Conan of NPR fame is keynote at annual KKCC Installation Banquet June 26

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Neal Conan of NPR fame is keynote at annual KKCC Installation Banquet June 26

The former host of National Public Radio’s (NPR) “Talk of the Nation,” Neal Conan, is this year’s keynote speaker.

Hualalai ‘Ohana Foundation Appoints Cara Price as New Executive Director

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Hualalai ‘Ohana Foundation Appoints Cara Price as New Executive Director

Cara Price is the new executive director of The Hualalai ‘Ohana Foundation.

Update on Petition for Designation of Keauhou Aquifer, Attend KKCC committee meeting to discuss issue

Monday, 01 June 2015

Update on Petition for Designation of Keauhou Aquifer, Attend KKCC committee meeting to discuss issue

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce champions responsible stewardship of Hawai‘i’s natural and cultural resources.

20th Annual Golf Tournament a Hit with New Golf Winners

Thursday, 28 May 2015

20th Annual Golf Tournament a Hit with New Golf Winners

Mahalo to all the players who participated in the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s 20th Annual Golf Tournament Friday, May 8 at the Jack Nicklaus Signature Hualalai Golf Course at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.

Kona Ice Donates $10k to Big Island Community

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Kona Ice Donates $10k to Big Island Community

Kona Ice Hawaii County franchise owner Dennis Mayo and son JJ Pruyne opened Kona Ice late last summer and has already given back over $10,000 to schools and community groups here on the Big Island.

Merrill Lynch Taps Robert Chung as New Financial Advisor

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Merrill Lynch Taps Robert Chung as New Financial Advisor

Robert Chung recently joined Merrill Lynch as financial advisor in its Kailua-Kona office.

Referral Institute teaches Kona business owners how to ‘Make Your Referrals Count!’

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Referral Institute teaches Kona business owners how to ‘Make Your Referrals Count!’

It’s important for business owners to know how to help others best refer their services, how to identify referral sources and how to benefit the most from referral marketing.

Ocean Sports Wins 2015 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Ocean Sports Wins 2015 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

Ocean Sports, Hawai‘i Island’s full service ocean recreation company on the Kohala Coast, is the recipient of two TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence for 2015.

Wondering if being a KKCC Business Expo vendor is a valuable investment? You bet!

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Wondering if being a KKCC Business Expo vendor is a valuable investment? You bet!

The Business Expo allows business participants the opportunity to display and showcase products and services face-to-face with potential new customers in your target market.

Mahalo Golf Hole Sponsors and Donation Contributors!

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Mahalo Golf Hole Sponsors and Donation Contributors!

Our golf tournament wouldn’t be successful without help from our generous hole sponsors and donation contributors. Mahalo!