Archived Articles

October 2017

ED Message: Creating Connections and Building Relationships

Monday, 02 October 2017

ED Message: Creating Connections and Building Relationships

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce provides leadership and advocacy for a successful business environment in West Hawai'i.

McCray Named New Homeownership Coach

Thursday, 28 September 2017

McCray Named New Homeownership Coach

The Hawai'i HomeOwnership Center (HHOC) announces Michael McCray is the non-profit's new Homeownership Coach.

Committee Corner: Economic Development Committee Advocates for Major Initiatives That Support the Economy of West Hawai'i

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Committee Corner: Economic Development Committee Advocates for Major Initiatives That Support the Economy of West Hawai'i

The mission of the Economic Development Committee (EDC) is to create a beneficial economic environment for the West Hawai‘i business community.

Fern Gavelek Dives into 50 Years of Chamber History for The Source Magazine

Friday, 29 September 2017

Fern Gavelek Dives into 50 Years of Chamber History for The Source Magazine

Fern Gavelek, owner of Fern Gavelek Communications, has learned a lot about the Chamber's history in her research for the 50th anniversary commemorative issue of The Source.

Getting Excited for Bid for Hawai'i with Tommy Mason

Friday, 29 September 2017

Getting Excited for Bid for Hawai'i with Tommy Mason

Tommy Mason, owner and operator of Mason Termite & Pest Control, shares some tips for the Chamber's annual holiday fundraiser, Bid for Hawaii (November 22 - December 13).

Hawai'i Employment Law Seminar Offers Important Info to a Sold-out Crowd!

Monday, 02 October 2017

Hawai'i Employment Law Seminar Offers Important Info to a Sold-out Crowd!

The Chamber held their annual employment law seminar, where Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington, and Harris presented to a sold-out crowd of 50 participants.

Triple the Fun at September AfterHours

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Triple the Fun at September AfterHours

Chamber members enjoyed networking in Kailua-Kona at September's AfterHours co-hosted by Big Island Honda, LavaMan/LavaKids and PATH.

Chamber Welcomes New Members at AfterHours

Monday, 02 October 2017

Chamber Welcomes New Members at AfterHours

James Hussey, Jr. of American Legion Kona Post 20 said the Kona branch of the national veteran organization was formed in 1939.

Governor Message: Climate Week NYC 2017; U.S. Climate Alliance

Friday, 29 September 2017

Governor Message: Climate Week NYC 2017; U.S. Climate Alliance

Hawaii is a member of the U.S. Climate Alliance, a bi-partisan coalition that is collaborating to address climate issues and is making great progress in reaching their targets.

Suzi Patterson Joins the Chamber ‘Ohana as Communications and Marketing Coordinator

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Suzi Patterson Joins the Chamber ‘Ohana as Communications and Marketing Coordinator

Join us in welcoming Suzi Patterson to our Chamber 'ohana! She is our new Communications and Marketing Coordinator.