Three questions with the general manager of Chamber Music Hawaii

Chamber Music Hawaii, a Honolulu-based arts organization, is one of many Island businesses and nonprofit groups whose operations have been upended due to the coronavirus pandemic and state mandated closures. Barrett Hoover, CMH's general manager.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Three questions with Charles Head of Fairmont Orchid

As the newly appointed general manager of Fairmont Orchid on Hawaii Island, Charles Head brings more than 30 years of experience to the role, dating back to a restaurant job he held in college. It wasn’t long before he realized that he was more pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Five questions with Joshua Hargrove, the new GM of Prince Waikiki

With 14 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Joshua Hargrove stepped into his new role as general manager of Prince Waikiki last month. Hargrove, who relocated to Hawaii after graduating from Washington State University in 2006, has held m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 2019

Pupu Platter 196: Questions on teacher tax

Schooling, Taxing Teachers are coming after property taxes again. In 2018, this took the form of a ballot question in the general election, seeking the public’s permission to levy a property tax on real estate investment properties. The Hawaii s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Fairmont Orchid names new general manager

Fairmont Orchid on Hawaii Island has recently appointed Charles Head as its new general manager. Head has more than 30 years of experience in luxury hospitality and has worked at Fairmont properties throughout the world. He previously served as gene.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 6th, 2020

Three questions with Hawaii Employers Council"s research manager

Cathy Keaulani is the research manager of the Hawaii Employers Council, a private, nonprofit employer association that puts out yearly surveys of its members to help employers in the local community. "The goal [with the surveys] is to support lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

Three questions with Joe Ibarra, general manager of The Kahala Hotel & Resort


Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2019

Prince Waikiki names Joshua Hargrove as new general manager

Prince Waikiki has named Joshua Hargrove as general manager, the hotel announced Thursday. “We are delighted to welcome Joshua to the Prince Waikiki family,” said Kisan Jo, president of Prince Resorts Hawaii, in a statement. “With his charism.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2019

Hawaii Convention Center earns national recognition for ‘Venue Excellence’

The Hawaii Convention Center was nationally recognized by the International Association of Venue Managers on Wednesday for its excellence in venue management. General Manager Teri Orton accepted the 2019 Venue Excellence award on behalf of the conv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2019

Line Music launched in Taiwan

Line has launched Line Music online streaming music services in Taiwan, according to Roger Chen, general manager for Line Taiwan......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 12th, 2019

Execs with Xbox, 3Sixty Duty Free to advise Hawaii"s Mana Up accelerator

Mana Up has added an executive with Microsoft’s Xbox video game business and an executive with 3Sixty Duty Free, an inflight duty-free retailer to the Hawaii-based product accelerator’s team of advisors. Cynthia Williams, general manager of gami.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Fairmont names new Hawaii area general manager

Fairmont names new Hawaii area general manager.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Son of Honolulu Cookie Company founders to carry on business

Hawaii-based retailer Honolulu Cookie Company has named Ryan Sung, son of founders Keith and Janet Sung, general manager. This move positions Sung as the incoming leader of the family-owned business. “It is an honor to carry on my parents’ leg.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

5 questions wealth managers need to ask before launching a robo-adviser

This article was contributed by Steve DiEugenio, General Manager at Glassbox, as part of Tearsheet’s new Thought Lea.....»»

Category: blogSource: TradestreamingOct 17th, 2018

WFMT-FM brings aboard former staffer as new general manager

Chicago classical music radio station WFMT-FM (98.7) has tapped a former staffer, George Preston, to become the station’s new general manager, effective March 1.  Preston will be WFMT's first general manager since Steve Robinson exited the post .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

Hawaii chambers of commerce petition urges governor to save small business

The Chamber of Commerce Hawaii has teamed up with chambers of commerce on three Neighbor Islands on a petition urging Gov. David Ige to take action to save Hawaii small businesses impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. The petition by the Chamber of Comm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

BlackSand Capital co-founder resigned earlier this year

The MacNaughton Group said Monday that CEO Ian MacNaughton resigned earlier this year from his post as co-manager of BlackSand Capital, the Hawaii-based private equity firm he co-founded with B.J. Kobayashi a decade ago. McNaughton’s resignation fr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

I"m the chief people officer at Opendoor and a mother. Here are the 5 questions I"m asking parents at my company to support them through remote work.

Brendon Thorne/Getty Images Erica Ga los Alioto is the chief people officer at Opendoor. As a working parent and manager, she says that balancing work and parenting right now is particularly di.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 1st, 2020

WCVB names new GM to replace Bill Fine

WCVB Channel 5 has named a new president and general manager to replace Bill Fine. Kyle I. Grimes, who has served in the same position since 2016 at Hearst Television’s NBC affiliate in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, WGAL-TV, will take the role o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

A woman of influence: Courtney Jenkins creates program to onboard team members

Editor's note: This is an interview with one of the 100 outstanding Silicon Valley professionals selected to be in the 2020 class of Women of Influence. Courtney Jenkins Vice president and general manager, ENGIE North America Headquarters: S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

General News: Hedge fund blames U.S. meat processing ‘oligopoly’ for ‘excessive concentration, reduced competition and…a decline in resilience’

A portfolio manager at one of world’s leading hedge funds has launched an attack against America’s largest meatpacking companies over their alleged part in breaking the U.S. food supply chain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2020