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First Insurance Company Of Hawaii Appoints 2 New Assistant Vice Presidents

First Insurance Company Of Hawaii Appoints 2 New Assistant Vice Presidents

HONOLULU—First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has appointed Misty Wayne Assistant Vice President, Information Technology Solutions and Marie Weite Assistant Vice President, Claims.

Wayne has more than 25 years of client services, system support and project management experience. Prior to joining FICOH in 2008 as Manager of the Project Consulting Group, she served as Program Manager at HMSA for six years. She holds the Project Management Professional (PMP) credential from the Project Management Institute, an important industry-recognized certification for project managers. As Assistant Vice President, she will play a larger role in overall IT operations while continuing to oversee FICOH’s Project Consulting Group.

Subaru Hawaii Donates $5,000 each to Hawaiian Humane Society and Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii

Subaru Hawaii Donates $5,000 each to Hawaiian Humane Society and Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii

HONOLULU subaruhawaii.com — Subaru Hawaii announced that its “Share the Love” sales event raised $5,000 for Hawaiian Humane Society and $5,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii. A check presentation was held yesterday at Servco Subaru Honolulu in Mapunapuna.

 

Across the state, the “Share the Love” sales event donated $35,000 total to six nonprofits:  Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii, Hawaiian Humane Society, Maui Humane Society, Kauai Humane Society, Hawaii Wildlife Fund and Hawaii Island Humane Society. The campaign donated $250 for every new vehicle sold by Subaru Hawaii dealers from November 1 to December 31, 2014, up to $30,000.

 

Sharon Weiner Invests in the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

Sharon Weiner Invests in the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

HONOLULU — Retired business executive Sharon Weiner has committed $25,000 cash and a significant portion of her estate to the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UHM), Shidler College of Business.

Servco Announces Lance Ichimura to Lead Servco Auto’s Product Planning & Inventory Division

Servco Announces Lance Ichimura to Lead Servco Auto’s Product Planning & Inventory Division

HONOLULU – servco.com – Servco Pacific Inc. (Servco) today announced that it has appointed Lance Ichimura to the position of Vice President of Product Planning and Inventory for its Automotive division.

In his new position, Ichimura will be responsible for overseeing the ordering and distribution of all Toyota, Lexus and Scion vehicles for the state of Hawaii.  A Servco employee since 1991, Lance has held a number of management positions, most recently as the Vice President of Variable Operations for Servco Auto Waipahu Toyota and Chevrolet.

Ichimura holds a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Oregon.

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RevoluSun Hosts GREEN Hawaii Magazine’s First Issue Launch Of The Year And Unveils New Office and Sm

RevoluSun Hosts GREEN Hawaii Magazine’s First Issue Launch Of The Year And Unveils New Office and Sm

RevoluSun, Hawaii’s leading solar provider, is evolving into a one-stop shop for advanced sustainable home technology for eco-conscious homeowners, architects, and residential home developers. They will host GREEN Magazine Hawaii’s newest issue launch and introduce the public to their new space and home offerings.Complimentary Kona Brew beer, wine and pupus will be served at this event, which will launch the January – March issue of GREEN Hawaii Magazine and introduce the public to RevoluSun’s new space and Smart Home showroom. Guest speaker Grady Timmons from The Nature Conservancy will complement the cover feature for the new issue, which is a photo essay about The Nature Conservancy’s history in Hawaii. It is celebrating its 35th anniversary in Hawaii. 

Bikeshare Hawaii will also be in attendance with “vacationing” bikes from Seattle and NYC, to

introduce event attendees to the concept of bikesharing, which will launch throughout Urban

Kaiser Permanente Employees Volunteer Statewide During Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service

Kaiser Permanente Employees Volunteer Statewide During Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service

More than one thousand Kaiser Permanente Hawaii physicians, staff and their families participated in community projects statewide in an annual day of service honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Established a decade ago as a company-wide community service tradition, Kaiser Permanente employees spent their holiday not with a “day off,” but a “day on,” volunteering their time and efforts at eight different sites on Oahu, Maui and the Big Island.

“We are proud to continue our annual tradition of honoring the spirit of service on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day,” said Geoffrey Sewell, MD, president and executive medical director of Hawaii Permanente Medical Group. “We feel privileged to be supporting efforts that preserve and benefit the cultural health and wellness of our own communities here in Hawaii.”  

HTDC WELCOMES BEAUMONT TO MANOA INNOVATION CENTER

The High Technology Development Corporation (HTDC) announced today that Beaumont, an industrial design and engineering company, is its newest tenant at the Manoa Innovation Center (MIC). MIC houses some of Hawaii’s top intellectual and physical resources.

Beaumont is a Honolulu-based company that provides industrial design, mechanical engineering, systems architecture and project management services. Beaumont’s projects include developing electronic wearables, semiconductor manufacturing tools, medical devices and electronic medical test equipment. The company is currently managing and developing technology for a project called the Fecal Sludge Omni-Ingestor, an advanced on-site sanitation system designed to improve sanitation and health conditions for 100 million people by 2025.