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Kamaka Ukulele Celebrated Its 100th Birthday

Kamakas- Fred Senior, Sam Junior

Kamaka Ukulele celebrated its 100th birthday on May 5, 2016. Brothers Sam and Fred Kamaka and their company members were stylish during the happening with their commemorative Reyn Spooner Aloha shirts.  

Hawaiian Legacy Hardwoods In TravelAge West


Hawaiian Legacy Hardwoods was featured in TravelAge West Magazine on May 2, 2016. The article in this trade magazine discussed how Hawaiian Legacy Tours enables visitors to plant koa trees for honoring loved ones and shared about their forest restoration initiatives on the Big Island of Hawaii.      

Magnolia Bakery Hawaii on Hawaii News Now


Magnolia Bakery Hawaii was featured on Hawaii News Now – Sunrise with Grace Lee on April 19, 2016. The topic was promoting the bakery’s participation in Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo at the Hawaii Convention Center, and providing tips on selecting the best wedding cake.    

Hawaiian Legacy Hardwoods on KGMB


Hawaiian Legacy Hardwoods (HLH) reforestation initiative was featured on KGMB Channel 7 on April 14, 2016. The people, stories, history and innovations of the company were showcased in an hour-long special called “Founders & Visionaries”.

Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) on Living808

DDA Month_Living808

HDOT’s Distracted Driving Awareness program was featured on Living808 on April 12, 2016. The topic was National Distracted Driving Awareness month. Ed Sniffen (HDOT) and Major Izumo (HPD) discussed the dangers of distracted driving and reminded that it is 100 % preventable.