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Servco Automotive Announces New Hires in Marketing: Aimee Nelson and Lauren Tanimoto

Servco Automotive Announces New Hires in Marketing:  Aimee Nelson and Lauren Tanimoto

HONOLULU – Servco Pacific Inc. (Servco) today announced it has hired two new marketing assistants in its marketing department: Aimee Nelson and Lauren Tanimoto.  Both will assist in the development and execution of various marketing initiatives including automotive sales events, community outreach programs, and promotions.

 

No stranger to the automotive industry, Nelson’s previous experience includes work at MINI of Hawaii as a marketing assistant. A graduate of Kapolei High School and the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, she lives in Nuuanu.

 

Tanimoto previously worked as a director’s assistant at Santa Clara University.  A graduate of Punahou School, she went on to earn a bachelor of science in marketing at Santa Clara University.  She now lives in Moanalua.

 

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Oahu Publications, Inc. Reorganizes Management Team

Oahu Publications, Inc. Reorganizes Management Team

Executives promoted to maximize talent and industry experience

HONOLULU – Oahu Publications, Inc. (OPI) today announced that Dave Kennedy, senior vice president/marketing, was named chief revenue officer of OPI and the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Kennedy’s promotion comes weeks after Glenn Zuehls was named the publisher of San Francisco Media Co., which produces the San Francisco Examiner, SF Weekly and the San Francisco Bay Guardian. San Francisco Media Co. is owned by OPI, the parent company of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Zuehls had been OPI’s senior vice president/advertising. Both Zuehls and Kennedy played pivotal roles in the 2010 merging of the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and The Honolulu Advertiser and are credited with the steady growth of the Star-Advertiser since the merger.

CBP Raises More Than $44,000 for Aloha United Way's 2014 Pacesetter Campaign

CBP Raises More Than $44,000 for Aloha United Way's 2014 Pacesetter Campaign

Honolulu – Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties (CBP) is pleased to announce that it has raised more than $44,000 for Aloha United Way’s 2014 Pacesetter Campaign, exceeding the company’s fundraising goal of $31,700 by a whopping 140 percent.

“Aloha United Way’s Pacesetter Campaign is one of our most successful fundraising events and we are proud to continue to support this great organization,” said Mike James, president of Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties. “The staff and group of independent agents went above and beyond expectations this year. Their creativity and contributions combined to make 2014 the most successful in the ten years that we have been taking part in the Pacesetter Campaign.”

Hawaii’s Construction Boom Calls on ALTRES Staffing to Send the Best

HONOLULU — www.altres.com — Hawaii’s thriving construction industry and demand for experienced industrial workers has prompted ALTRES Staffing, Hawaii's largest and most-trusted staffing agency, to extend its newSaturday hours until August 23. ALTRES Staffing in Pearl City at 850-B Kamehameha Hwy. #162 will be open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m in addition to its regular business hours. All four other ALTRES Staffing offices to resume regular business hours.

Kiewit Building Group Inc. Hires Gabriel Kwiatkowski for Kapolei II Elementary Project

Kiewit Building Group Inc. Hires Gabriel Kwiatkowski for Kapolei II Elementary Project

Kiewit Building Group Inc., a leading general contractor serving Hawaii’s vertical construction markets, recently hired Gabriel Kwiatkowski as a project engineer for Kapolei II Elementary, projected to complete in April 2015. The new elementary school is expected to serve 750 students from pre-Kindergarten through fifth grade in the Kapolei community.

In his new role, Kwiatkowski will oversee the administrative and technical aspects of the Kapolei II Elementary project, which is being designed and built to LEED for Schools 2009 standards. He will lead the quality management program and manage job site personnel, safety measures, administration systems, budget, schedule development and maintenance. 

Kiewit Building Group Interns Enhance Pearl City Elementary With An Outdoor Amphitheater

Kiewit Building Group Interns Enhance Pearl City Elementary  With An Outdoor Amphitheater

Kiewit Building Group, Inc. summer interns led volunteers, friends and families building and installing a stage and stadium benches at Pearl City Elementary this month.  The group spent over 700 hours on the project, enabling Pearl City Elementary students to attend outdoor classes in the amphitheater.

“We are proud of our outstanding interns who lead projects such as this every year.  One of Kiewit’s core values is stewardship as we strive to create a better Hawaii for future generations,” said Sharon Ann Thom, senior vice president of Kiewit Building Group.  “Our program provides students, our future builders, with mentorship and hands on experience in the construction industry.  It is amazing what our young people are able to accomplish today.”

First Insurance Charitable Foundation Donations Exceed $150,000 In First Half Of 2014

HONOLULU – The First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) Charitable Foundation donated more than $150,000 between January and June 2014 to 38 local nonprofit organizations, including the University of Hawaii Foundation, American Red Cross, American Diabetes Association, Honolulu Museum of Art, Sustain Hawaii and others.

“We are proud to support our local nonprofit organizations and do what we can to help strengthen Hawaii for future generations,” said Allen Uyeda, FICOH CEO, who is retiring at the end of July. “FICOH’s philosophy has always been to support Hawaii’s long-term social and economic future through community leadership, volunteer service, and charitable contributions.”

The 2014 donations to date total $150,315 and support a variety of nonprofits in Hawaii, including organizations focused on education, health and social services, and economic development.