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Associa Hawaii looks to brighter 2018 with new business development exec

The company is also planning to open a new office in West Oahu early this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2018

10 people poised to make news in the New Year: Austin"s People to Watch in 2018

With the population swelling and more business starting up by the day, disruption will continue across Central Texas. These leaders are the ones poised to best adapt to the changing times and play a pivotal role in Austin's development......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2018

How jobs and careers will change in 2018, according to an ex-Google exec, a business school professor, and a "Shark Tank" investor

Thomson Reuters As 2017 draws to a close, LinkedIn asked experts in a range of fields to share the ideas that will make the biggest impact in 2018. Some of the greatest insights had to do with the future of the workplace. CEOs, professors, and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Pinterest poaches exec from Facebook

Pinterest has hired a new head of corporate and business development, Gary Johnson, who it poached from an almost identical role at Facebook. The San Francisco-based "search engine for ideas" has hired Johnson at a time when it has a $12.3 billion .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Pinterest poaches new development exec Gary Johnson from Facebook

Pinterest has hired a new head of corporate and business development, Gary Johnson, who it poached from an almost identical role at Facebook. The San Francisco-based "search engine for ideas" has hired Johnson at a time when it has a $12.3 billion .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Hawaii’s air cargo industry sees close to 1,000% growth over last 15 years

A new study by the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism found the air cargo industry in Hawaii has grown 978.5 percent since 2002. According to the study, the state’s air cargo industry had 852 employees in 2016, exp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2017

Ennoconn to set up development center in China

IPC provider Ennoconn plans to set up an operational and development center in Suzhou, eastern China in 2018 in order to grasp business opportunities arising from the China government's Made in China 2025 initiation, according to company sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 17th, 2017

Saint Luke"s combines philanthropy, strategy with new exec

A recent Saint Luke's Health System executive hire will wear two hats: senior vice president of development and CEO of the Saint Luke's Foundation. The health system created the position to combine its business strategy with philanthropy, hiring M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017

Hawaii ranks 27th on tax competitiveness, study says

Hawaii has the 27th most competitive tax code in the nation, according to the Tax Foundation’s 2018 State Business Tax Climate Index. The report measures how well each tax code is structured in each state, with 1st place being the best and 50th the wor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Ernst & Young report demonstrates the economic impact of timeshares in Hawaii

Hawaii’s timeshare industry contributed approximately $5.3 billion in consumer and business spending in 2016, according to a recent study conducted by Ernst & Young for the American Resort Development Association Hawaii. According to the study, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

DigitalGlobe acquisition could bring new corporate jobs to the Denver area, exec says

The merger of DigitalGlobe into a new satellite and data technology company is expected to spark growth for the business — and possibly make Colorado home to company’s new administrative services hub. Canada’s MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2017

Hawaii vendors including Tori Richard expect $13M in export sales from participation at Tokyo trade show

The more than 70 companies that represented Hawaii at Japan's largest international trade show earlier this month expect to generate millions in export sales due to their participation. The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2017

Electric vehicles will ‘save’ Hawaii’s energy grid, industry leaders say

According to data from the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, there were 6,216 electric vehicles registered in the state of Hawaii last month......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2017

Hawaii economy growing at slower rate, DBEDT report

Hawaii’s economy is experiencing positive growth, but at a slower pace than during previous years, according to report by the Department of Business and Economic Development. The department’s third quarter 2017 Statistical and Economic Report .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2017

Commercial cleaning firm seeks franchisee to expand to Hawaii market

​Commercial cleaning company Jan-Pro plans to begin servicing companies in Honolulu by February of 2018, aiming to create 240 jobs and target more than 10,000 business on the Island......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2017

Howard Hughes Corp."s top Hawaii exec promoted to corporate role

David Striph, who led The Howard Hughes Corp.’s development of its 60-acre Ward Village master planned community in Hawaii for the past six years, has returned to Texas to lead the developer’s investor relations department. Striph, who joined The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2017

Finding the comfortable place in the sun

Maui-based Hawaii Pacific Solar was founded in 2008 after the company, which was in real estate development and had no experience in the solar business, was asked for advice. “Some guys came to us, they had put an application in to Maui Electric Co......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2017

Hawaii ranked second-highest in nation for total per capita debt in 2015, DBEDT report

Hawaii’s total consumer debt per capita increased from $51,810 in 2005 to over $67,000 in 2015, making it the second highest in the nation, according to a new report released by the Department of Business and Economic Development. The report says for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2017

Power Players: New economic development exec has transformative plan for DeSoto

Murphy Cheatham, CEO of the DeSoto Economic Development Corp., really wants your business to consider relocating to or expanding in the city. To that end, Murphy, who has been on the job since Dec. 27, takes the broadest possible view of what his d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 17th, 2017

Investor buying land near Hawaii Convention Center primed for tower development

An investor is buying a half-acre parcel on Kalakaua Avenue near the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu that could be developed into a high-rise condominium tower, Pacific Business News has learned. The seller, 1700 Kalakaua LLC, headed by Mark Borne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2017

Former TOWN exec Reuveni launches eponymous firm

Former TOWN executive Shlomi Reuveni, a veteran of the real estate industry for over three decades in New York City, announced that he has launched his own new development brokerage business dubbed Reuveni Real Estate. “The.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 10th, 2017