Archived Articles

September 2016

Executive Director's Message - A New Chapter – Holo Mua!

Friday, 09 September 2016

Executive Director's Message - A New Chapter – Holo Mua!

As we turn the page into a new season, I feel confident that the Chamber is moving forward in the right direction.

Quick and hard facts about The Source

Friday, 09 September 2016

Quick and hard facts about The Source

Last year, more than 1483 people received 2016’s The Source through the mail – including non-members and snowbirds and mainlanders.

Hawaii Community Federal Credit announces addition to executive team

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Hawaii Community Federal Credit announces addition to executive team

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the appointment of Tad Matsubara as Controller.

Pacific Media Group joins as Mauna Kea sponsor; new members join Ali`i Circle

Friday, 09 September 2016

Pacific Media Group joins as Mauna Kea sponsor; new members join Ali`i Circle

Recognized as elite, influential and active business leaders, Ali`i Circle members are committed to the economic health and prosperity of the community and the Chamber.

Parker Ranch adds Mike Fujimoto to board

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Parker Ranch adds Mike Fujimoto to board

Parker Ranch, Inc. announces the appointment of Michael “Mike” Fujimoto to the Board of Directors of Parker Ranch, Inc.

Presidential Proclamation – Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument Expansion

Wednesday, 07 September 2016

Presidential Proclamation – Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument Expansion

On August 26th, President Obama proclaimed to expand the protected area of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument the IUCN in Honolulu.

West Hawai`i community shares ideas at Pohā Ka Lama forum

Thursday, 08 September 2016

 West Hawai`i community shares ideas at Pohā Ka Lama forum

Over 80 attendees met at a community forum August 10 at Hawai`i Community College, Pālamanui to share and brainstorm ideas to better the Big Island workforce.

Queens’ MarketPlace adds Waikoloa Luxury Cinemas

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Queens’ MarketPlace adds Waikoloa Luxury Cinemas

Queens’ MarketPlace will light up island nightlife with the highly-anticipated Waikoloa Luxury Cinemas, an upscale, three-screen movie venue with a full-service restaurant and bar.

Member orientations available to Chamber members as refresher for resources, benefits

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Member orientations available to Chamber members as refresher for resources, benefits

Kona-Kohala Chamber members who attended last month’s Member Orientation was offered an intimate look on how staff works behind the scenes and what is offered to members in terms of advertising opportunities and benefits.

Trunk Trainers introduces new fitness program for moms and keiki

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Trunk Trainers introduces new fitness program for moms and keiki

Designed specifically for women in all stages of motherhood and more than just exercise, Ellie's Fitness Program offers support for families wanting to lead healthy lifestyles.

Scientists discover galaxy made of dark matter

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Scientists discover galaxy made of dark matter

An international team of astronomers has discovered a massive galaxy that consists almost entirely of Dark Matter.

Governor’s Message - What we can learn from the IUCN World Conservation Congress

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Governor’s Message - What we can learn from the IUCN World Conservation Congress

The IUCN World Conservation Congress is held once every four years to address the world’s most pressing environmental challenges.

Triple the fun at August AfterHours

Thursday, 01 September 2016

Triple the fun at August AfterHours

It was ono food, good music and great company at the August pau hana co-hosted by Big Island Honda, People’s Advocacy for Trails Hawaii (PATH) and Lavakids.