As of Monday, October 20, 2014
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 11:24 p.m. HST, Oct 19, 2014
2014 Annual Ho‘okela Awards: Retail Merchants of Hawaii hosts a trade show and networking event, 10 to 11:45 a.m.
at Sheraton Waikiki Ballroom. Luncheon will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. In addition to the awards, five retailers who served on RMH’s original board of directors in 1994 will be recognized: Carol Ai May, City Mill; Glenn Hirata, T&C Surf; Paul Kosasa, ABC Stores; Jeff Kramer, Kramer’s; and Randy Yeager, Honolulu Cookie Co. Cost: $100 for RMH members, $125 nonmembers. Call 592-4200 or visit rmhawaii.org.
Business Finance: 9 a.m. to noon at Small Business Administration Training Room, 500 Ala Moana Blvd. Room 1-306. Cost: $45. No walk-ins. Call SCORE at 547-2700.
Stone 101 Seminar: Hosted by Bella Pietra Design, 10 to
11 a.m. at their showroom in the Na Lama Kukui Building (formerly Gentry Pacific Design Building), 560 N. Nimitz Highway, suite 202. Attendees will learn about basic stone types and their uses. For more information or to RSVP, call 587-7779, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit BellaPietra.com.
Ad 2 Your Knowledge: Learning About Your Audience:
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at QMark Research, 1003 Bishop St. ninth floor. What do millennials think about your brand? Learn from research experts at Anthology and QMark on how to study target audiences and gather key insights for more effective advertising. Cost: Free for Ad 2 Honolulu members; $10 nonmembers. RSVP by emailing email@example.com.
“An Ocean That Keeps on Giving”: Hosted by Maui Business Brainstormers, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Fairmont Kea Lani. Speaker: Robert Wintner, executive director of the Snorkel Bob Foundation. Cost: $10 for MBB members, $20 nonmembers. A MBB membership is free. Visit meetup.com/
Small BIZ Academy: Chamber of Commerce Hawaii hosts a seminar on how to start, develop and grow a small business.
8 a.m. to 3 pm. at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Hawaii Suites,
777 Ward Ave. RSVP by Oct. 24. Visit cochawaii.org.
Exchange Club luncheon: Speaker: Andrew Lanning, chief executive officer at Integrated Security Technologies. Noon to 1:30 p.m., Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25. Visit dexhon.com or call Ed at 225-2965.