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ALTRES Medical Expands with Launch of New Home Care Service

ALTRES Medical Expands with Launch of New Home Care Service
Highest-quality care from Hawaii’s largest and most trusted nurse provider HONOLULU — www.altresmedical.com — ALTRES Medical announced today the launch of ALTRES Medical Home Care, a new, comprehensive service line.

Forever 21 Coming to Ka Makana Alii

Forever 21 Coming to Ka Makana Alii

Popular international retailer to open its first West Oahu store

DeBartolo Development announced today that Forever 21, one of the world’s most popular fashion retailers, will open at Ka Makana Alii, the 1.4 million-square-foot regional mall being built in West Oahu.

“Forever 21 has been hugely successful in Hawaii and the selection of Ka Makana Alii as the location for its next island location is a testament to the strength of the West Oahu retail market,” said Edward Kobel, president and chief operating officer at DeBartolo Development. “As Ka Makana Alii becomes the shopping, dining and entertainment destination for West Oahu, Forever 21 will provide an exciting option for on-trend fashion at a great value in the heart of Hawaii’s fastest growing region.”

McDonald’s® Restaurants Of Hawaii Hires Reimi Donlin As Human Resources Consultant

McDonald’s® Restaurants Of Hawaii Hires Reimi Donlin As Human Resources Consultant

HONOLULU – McDonald’s® Restaurants of Hawaii has hired Reimi Donlin as a human resources consultant. In her new position, Donlin is responsible for auditing and consulting McDonald’s Restaurants of Hawaii’s operational leadership on human resources practices on employee benefits and compensation.  Donlin comes to McDonald’s after gaining experience in a variety of positions. Most recently, she served as a legal secretary at the firm of Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington & Harris. Previously she worked first as a compensation specialist and then, after promotion, as compensation analyst at First Hawaiian Bank.

“We are delighted to have Reimi join the McDonald’s team,” said Paulette Wage, human resources manager at McDonald’s Restaurants of Hawaii. “Her background in human resources and compensation will be valuable.” 

Prudential Locations Recognizes Top Agent Award Winners for September 2014

Prudential Locations Recognizes Top Agent Award Winners for September 2014

Prudential Locations, Hawaii’s largest locally owned and operated real estate company, announced today the winners of Prudential Locations’ Top Agent Awards for September 2014. Prudential Locations’ awards are presented on a monthly basis to celebrate agents’ outstanding performance in a variety of categories. Prudential Locations is pleased to announce the following winners:

 

  • “Listor of the Month” was received by Norman Banta (R) of the Diamond Head office. Banta was also named Sales Person of the Month in September 2013, first runner-up in June 2012, and second runner-up in March 2014. He was awarded second runner-up to Highest Producer of the Month in May 2013.

 

  • “Newcomer of the Month” went to Lisa Cloward (RA) of the Diamond Head office.

 

Chans’ $250,000 Supports Engineering Transfer Students

Chans’ $250,000 Supports Engineering Transfer Students

HONOLULU – Annie and UH alumnus Fred Chan have pledged $250,000 to assist fulltime undergraduate students transferring from any University of Hawai‘i Community College into the College of Engineering at UH Mānoa. Fred earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from the College of Engineering, and his MS in Information and Computer Sciences from the Colleges of Arts and Sciences and attributes the education he received at UH for much of his success.

“This incredibly generous gift from Fred Chan is aimed at a very important component of the College’s efforts over the last 8 years – assisting students transferring from UH Community Colleges into the College of Engineering. The College has developed very good relations with the community colleges and this gift will provide added incentives for community college students to consider a move to the college to pursue a career in engineering,” said College of Engineering Dean Peter Crouch.

Bennet Group Promotes Megan Tsuchida

Bennet Group Promotes Megan Tsuchida

Bennet Group Strategic Communications announced today that it has promoted Megan Tsuchida from account executive to senior account executive.

“Megan has proven herself as an incredibly valuable asset to our clients and our firm,” said Joan Bennet, president of Bennet Group Strategic Communications. “She consistently delivers innovative ideas and impressive results to all of her accounts, and we look forward to watching her flourish in her new role at Bennet Group.”


Tsuchida represents clients in the areas of consumer marketing, education and the non-profit sector. She also provides public relations services to some of Hawai‘i’s most prominent community organizations, including The Omidyar Group, and Hawai‘i Community Foundation.

Servco Promotes Rod Saunders to Vice President

Servco Promotes Rod Saunders to Vice President

HONOLULU – servco.com – Servco Pacific Inc. (Servco) has promoted local automotive industry veteran Rod Saunders to Vice President.  He was also appointed to Vice President of Servco Subaru, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Servco.

 

A Servco employee since 2004, Rod has held a number of management positions including general manager of Servco Scion and Servco Toyota Windward.

 

Rod is responsible for all Subaru vehicle distribution in the state and growing partnerships with independent Subaru dealers on the Big Island of Hawaii, as well as Servco Subaru on Oahu, Maui and Kauai. He also works closely with Subaru vehicle manufacturers Fuji Heavy Industries in Tokyo, and Subaru of America in New Jersey.