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SEA LIFE PARK CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY WITH FAMILY FUN DAY AND $2.64 ADMISSION

SEA LIFE PARK CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY WITH FAMILY FUN DAY AND $2.64 ADMISSION

WHAT:
There’s quite a wave of excitement sweeping through the Islands this year as Sea Life Park Hawai‘i celebrates 50 years of family fun, education and conservation. The 22-acrePark located north of Hanauma Bay will celebrate the major milestone with a special Family Fun Day with rollback admission to $2.64, the same price when the Park opened in 1964.

Group 70 International Hires Notable Architect Ma Ry Kim

Group 70 International Hires Notable Architect Ma Ry Kim

Former Gensler Europe Design Director to help steer Group 70’s international project pursuits

 

HONOLULUwww.group70int.comHawaii’s leading design firm Group 70 International (G70) announced the addition of Principal and Design Director Ma Ry Kim, one of the state’s most coveted international architects who was pursued by many major local design firms. The former Gensler Europe design director is recognized for multiple award-winning projects worldwide and for her architectural contributions to emerging economies within the Middle East and Europe. She was fundamental in helping to create the architectural giant’s brand identity offer in Europe, and aspires to similarly expand Group 70’s service offerings as its newest principal and design director.

 

Group 70 International Hires Notable Architect Ma Ry Kim

Group 70 International Hires Notable Architect Ma Ry Kim

Former Gensler Europe Design Director to help steer Group 70’s international project pursuits

 

HONOLULUwww.group70int.comHawaii’s leading design firm Group 70 International (G70) announced the addition of Principal and Design Director Ma Ry Kim, one of the state’s most coveted international architects who was pursued by many major local design firms. The former Gensler Europe design director is recognized for multiple award-winning projects worldwide and for her architectural contributions to emerging economies within the Middle East and Europe. She was fundamental in helping to create the architectural giant’s brand identity offer in Europe, and aspires to similarly expand Group 70’s service offerings as its newest principal and design director.

 

Honoring First Hemic CEO Robert Dove with Insurance Excellence Scholarship

Honoring First Hemic CEO Robert Dove with Insurance Excellence Scholarship

HONOLULU - Hawaii Employers’ Mutual Insurance Company (HEMIC) is honoring its first CEO

Robert L. Dove, Jr. by funding an endowed scholarship with a $230,000 gift. The Robert L. Dove, Jr.

Endowed Scholarship for Insurance Excellence, sponsored by HEMIC, will provide four-year renewable

scholarships to incoming freshmen who are graduates of a Hawai‘i high school and pursuing a business

degree at the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. A preference will be

given to students who express an interest in finance with a concentration in insurance and risk

management.
 

Dove was hired as HEMIC’s first CEO in 1997. He led the formation and growth of the company from an

idea with no funding, to what is today a model provider of workers’ compensation insurance. In 2012, he

Hawai‘i Pacific University Ranks Among the Best Online MBA Programs

Hawai‘i Pacific University Ranks Among the Best Online MBA Programs

 

Hawai‘i Pacific University, known for one the state’s largest MBA programs, also boasts one of the strongest online MBA programs in the U.S., according to a recent survey of international business programs.

TheBestSchools.org — a leading resource for campus and online education — ranked HPU among the 25 Best Online MBA in International Business Degree Programs. HPU was ranked No. 18 and was the only Hawai‘i-based school on the list.

Kahala Mall Announces New General Manager

Kahala Mall Announces New General Manager

HONOLULU – MMI Realty Services, Inc., a commercial and property management and leasing company, today announced Stephanie England as its new General Manager for Kahala Mall, Kapolei Shopping Center, Hunakai Office Building and Hawaii Opera Plaza. In her new position, England will lead all four properties, overseeing operations, leasing, capital projects and tenant coordination.  England is replacing Floyd Williamson who will be retiring in late October.

 

England most recently served as general manager of Kamehameha Shopping Center. She has worked with MMI Realty Services, Inc. for a number of years in various capacities and brings a wealth of property management, construction and operations experience to the four properties. 

 

REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF THE PACIFIC EXPANDS LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES FOR CFO WENDY MANUEL

REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF THE PACIFIC EXPANDS LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES FOR CFO WENDY MANUEL

The chief financial officer (CFO) for Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific (REHAB), Wendy K. Manuel, CPA, has a new title of vice president and CFO for the organization.

 

Along with her duties of managing all financial activities for REHAB Hospital and Foundation as CFO, Manuel will now have several departments reporting to her. Her new scope of responsibilities will include the management of human resources, facilities, business development, patient financial services and the new physician’s clinic.

 

“With an increased number of employees reporting to the CFO, and in recognition of the improvements she has made to several departments at REHAB, we have added vice president to Ms. Manuel’s title,” said Timothy Roe, Ph.D and CEO of REHAB.

 

Prior to her position at REHAB, Manuel was a senior manager at Ernst & Young, LLP where she had worked for more than 20 years.