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Kaiser Permanente Appoints Mark Linscott As Executive Director Of Strategic Planning And Deployment

Kaiser Permanente Appoints Mark Linscott As Executive Director Of Strategic Planning And Deployment

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii today announced the promotion of Mark Linscott to executive director of strategic planning and deployment, after serving several months in an interim role.

Linscott brings more than 20 years of healthcare industry experience to his new role.  He will continue to lead training and support of KP HealthConnect, Kaiser Permanente’s leading-edge electronic medical records system.  Additionally he will be responsible for developing and executing strategic plans to advance information technology, service delivery and process improvement in the Hawaii region.

First Insurance Company Of Hawaii CEO Allen Uyeda Retiring On July 31, 2014

First Insurance Company Of Hawaii CEO Allen Uyeda Retiring On July 31, 2014

HONOLULU – First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) is preparing to bid aloha to Chief Executive Officer Allen B. Uyeda, who will be retiring on July 31, 2014. Jeff Shonka, who was named FICOH president on January 1, 2014, will succeed Uyeda as the new CEO effective August 1, 2014.

“It has been a remarkable journey steering Hawaii’s oldest and largest insurance company through some important chapters in its 103-year history,” Uyeda said. “Over the past 19 years, I’ve had the privilege of working with FICOH’s associates and partners to create the future for our company and the community. We’ve had months to prepare for this transition, and I am confident that under Jeff’s leadership, FICOH will continue to fulfill its commitment to its customers and community for many years to come.”

Prudential Locations Recognizes Top Agent Award Winners for June 2014

Prudential Locations Recognizes Top Agent Award Winners for June 2014

Prudential Locations, Hawaii’s largest locally owned and operated real estate company, announced today the winners of Prudential Locations’ Top Agent Awards for June 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 Charmaine Quilit-Poki (R) of the Diamond Head office. Quilit-Poki also received the award for Listor of the Month in April 2014 and February 2013, and Sales Person of the Month in March 2014 and November and July of 2013. In 2012, she was named Newcomer of the Month in March and November and Sales Person of the Month in September and November. She was named first runner-up for Sales Person of the Month in October 2011.

 

Group 70 announces new associates Brotchie, Bungcayao, Char, Isobe and Cheng

Group 70 announces new associates Brotchie, Bungcayao, Char, Isobe and Cheng
GROUP 70 INTERNATIONAL PROMOTES DAVID BROTCHIE, MICHAEL BUNGCAYAO, RYAN CHAR, JOHNSON CHENG, AND CAREY ISOBE TO ASSOCIATE HONOLULU – www.group70int.com – Hawaii’s leading design firm Group 70 International, Inc. (G70) announced the promotion to associate for the following employees from its civil engineering and architecture divisions: David Brotchie, Michael Bungcayao, Ryan Char, Carey Isobe and Johnson Cheng. “Everyone has a role to play and leadership is important at all positions. These five bright young architects and civil engineers have demonstrated the type of leadership we seek in every employee and have consistently contributed fresh ideas and energy to our projects,” said G70 President Charles Kaneshiro, AIA, LEED AP. “David, Michael, Ryan, Johnson and Carey have performed at a level that allows us as company to do our best work and really innovate.

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Welcomes Neurologist to Maui Lani Elua Clinic

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Welcomes Neurologist to Maui Lani Elua Clinic

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii today announced the addition of Dr. Mark Gibson to the neurology department at its Maui Lani Elua Clinic.  Dr. Gibson joins over 500 care providers within the state’s largest medical group, the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group (HPMG), which provides comprehensive care to Kaiser Permanente’s 235,000-plus members in Hawaii.

Dr. Gibson earned his medical degree from Mayo Medical School in Rochester, Minn. He completed his neurology residency at Mayo Clinic, and is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Prior to joining Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, Dr. Gibson served as associate professor of neurology at University of Massachusetts, and as a consultant in neurology at Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, Mass.

Dr. Gibson joins the Maui Lani Elua Clinic physicians and staff in Wailuku. The clinic offers services in neurology, physiatry, and occupational/physical therapy to the Maui community.

Ward Centers Hosts 24th Annual Tip a Cop Fundraiser to Benefit Special Olympics Hawai‘i

Ward Centers Hosts 24th Annual Tip a Cop Fundraiser to Benefit Special Olympics Hawai‘i

Diners can offer a different kind of tip to local law enforcement officers at participating restaurants on 

Hawai'i Kai Towne Center's Summer Concert Series Continues With Na Leo Pilimehana, July 19

Hawai'i Kai Towne Center's Summer Concert Series Continues With Na Leo Pilimehana, July 19

Family and friends are invited to kick back and relax by the water to the sounds of live Hawaiian music at Hawai‘i Kai Towne Center's 10th Annual summer concert series, "Sunset Serenade." This month’s concert features Na Hoku Hanohano award-winning trio Na Leo Pilimehana as the second act in the three-part summer concert series sponsored by SushiMan. The music starts at Waterfront Stage on Saturday, July 19 at 5:30 p.m.