Archived Articles

May 2017

Board Chair Message: Lots Happening at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce!

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Board Chair Message: Lots Happening at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce!

Did you know that 480 other businesses have added Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce membership as part of their recipe for success?

KKCC Board of Directors Elected for 2017 – 2019 Terms

Thursday, 27 April 2017

KKCC Board of Directors Elected for 2017 – 2019 Terms

A slate of candidates for the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors was presented to the Chamber membership via the April Connections newsletter.

Accepting Pūalu nominations; deadline is May 31

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Accepting Pūalu nominations; deadline is May 31

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) is seeking nominations for its annual Pūalu Awards to recognize individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations which exemplify a commitment to the improvement and advancement of the West Hawai‘i community.

Governor Message: Affordable Housing

Friday, 28 April 2017

Governor Message: Affordable Housing

My team and I have been focusing on increasing the number of low and moderate-income housing units for working families and seniors.

Hawaii Community College: Saying Mahalo to Community Partners

Friday, 28 April 2017

Hawaii Community College: Saying Mahalo to Community Partners

Fulfilling our mission to provide high-quality, accessible education to the residents of Hawai‘i Island would not be possible without the support of the many generous partner organizations who collaborate with us.

Seeking Exhibitors for Career Expo 2017

Monday, 01 May 2017

Seeking Exhibitors for Career Expo 2017

In partnership with West Hawaii Today, the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce bring its first job fair to our community May 17.

808 Computers Moves to a New Location in Hale Ku‘i Plaza

Monday, 01 May 2017

808 Computers Moves to a New Location in Hale Ku‘i Plaza

808 Computers can network home or office with wired or wireless services and configures systems for Internet, email and any application including Microsoft Office and Quickbooks.

Membership Drive Momentum into May

Monday, 01 May 2017

Membership Drive Momentum into May

Current members of the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) are encouraged to refer new members. Incentives include a free advertisement in the monthly email 15 on the 15th and a $20 gift card to a local store or restaurant.

Island Air Announces Operational Performance for March 2017

Monday, 01 May 2017

Island Air Announces Operational Performance for March 2017

Island Air completed 98.4 percent of its 1,411 scheduled flights in March with 22 cancellations and 89.8 percent of its flights arriving on time.

Re-launch of the Kuleana Green Business Program – Are you Ready?

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Re-launch of the Kuleana Green Business Program – Are you Ready?

Promoting environmental stewardship and sustainable business practices are the goals of the re-launch of this original Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) program.

Ask the County of Hawai'i

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Ask the County of Hawai'i

Mahalo to the many attendees who submitted questions to the Mayor and the heads of County Departments during the March Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s Mayor’s Luncheon.

Luana Hospitality Group’s Nick Roschi Named to PBN’s Forty Under 40

Monday, 01 May 2017

Luana Hospitality Group’s Nick Roschi Named to PBN’s Forty Under 40

Nick Roschi, director of operations for Luana Hospitality Group, has been named a “Forty Under 40” honoree by Pacific Business News (PBN)­ – Hawai‘i’s weekly business publication.

Members Network, Learn about Green Businesses, at KKCC Kuleana Green Business Fair, AfterHours

Monday, 01 May 2017

Members Network, Learn about Green Businesses, at KKCC Kuleana Green Business Fair, AfterHours

Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) attendees toured Jack’s facility at Coconut Grove Marketplace and visited a variety of booths offered by members of the Chamber’s Kuleana Green Business program.