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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.

 

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.

David Carey Receives American Patriots Award from Honolulu Navy League

David Carey Receives American Patriots Award from Honolulu Navy League

David Carey, president and CEO of Outrigger Enterprises Group, has been recognized by the Honolulu Navy League with the organization’s prestigious American Patriots Award. The award was presented during the Navy League’s annual banquet held on September 19, 2014, at the Ala Moana Hotel. Carey was one of two American Patriots honored that evening with Colonel John R. Bates, United States Marine Corps (Ret.), also receiving the recognition.

 

The Honolulu Navy League American Patriots Award celebrates both military and civilian members of the community who represent the highest in individual patriotism and the spirit of service on behalf of their country and community.

 

During the program, Honolulu Navy League president, Captain Carlyle J. Devoe USN (Ret.), said, “David Carey is a very special man who has made it his personal mission to bridge the relationship between the civilian communities here in Hawaii and our military.

 

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. 

 

Local Favorites Made Diabetes-Friendly At Zippy’s Restaurants

Local Favorites Made Diabetes-Friendly At Zippy’s Restaurants

Zippy’s dine-in locations on Oahu, Maui and the Big Island today rolled out healthier menu options for customers with diabetes and prediabetes. Customer favorites from their breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, including veggie omelettes, teri beef and broiled salmon, were modified to reduce fats, sugars and carbohydrates. The new menu, available during the month of October, was created in partnership with Kaiser Permanente Hawaii and the American Diabetes Association to offer better dining choices for the over 497,800 people in Hawaii who have diabetes or prediabetes.

‘Rock the Box’ Art Contest Showcases Honolulu's Creative Talent

‘Rock the Box’ Art Contest Showcases Honolulu's Creative Talent

HONOLULU – Oahu Publications, Inc. (OPI), the publisher of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, invited local artists to “Rock The Box,” the newspaper boxes for its new weekly publication Metro that will launch on Oct. 1. Forty creative individuals were given the opportunity to use the Metro newspaper boxes as their personal canvases. All forty boxes will be displayed throughout the Honolulu area with free copies of the new Metro publication.

“Oahu Publications is thrilled by the tremendous responses and creativity for the ‘Rock The Box’ contest,” said Dennis Francis, OPI president and Honolulu Star-Advertiser publisher. “The variety of one-of-a-kind designs and artwork from the community really reflect the edgy, artistic and quirky style of our new Metro publication.”