News Archive - February 2014
Can you believe that we are already two full months into 2014? I hope you were able to attend our Game Changers event with our very own board member Russell Hata and my advisor Jason Higa shared how they embraced change to stay current and relevant. This event always delivers and I want to thank […]
On Friday, February 7, 2014, twenty Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce members attended a member visit to “The Vintage Cave Honolulu”. The Vintage Cave is located within Shirokiya at Ala Moana Center. There are two ways to enter the Cave, through a small door within the store or the private members-only entrance on the ground floor. Our group was greeted by Charles Yoshida, General Manager of the Cave where we gathered in the “Investors Room”. Charles is a longtime veteran of the food and beverage industry in Honolulu. […]
Supported by the Honolulu Festival Foundation, Hawaii Tourism Authority, and corporate sponsors, the Honolulu Festival is celebrating its 20th year in 2014 with a weekend of free arts and cultural displays and entertainment performances for all to enjoy, March 7-9. Under the banner of “Pacific Harmony” and the theme, “Jubilation, One Heart, One Pacific, One World” the Honolulu Festival’s goal is to help perpetuate the strong cultural and ethnic ties between the people of Asia-Pacific and Hawaii. The Honolulu Festival Foundation supports educational and cultural programs for the benefit of Hawaii’s school children and the community-at-large through public outreach and charitable efforts.
Tune in to ‘Olelo Community Media to watch two of HJCC’s signature events in March – the 35th Annual “Commitment to Excellence” Art Exhibition and the 69th Annual Shinnen Enkai (New Year’s Banquet).
The Executive Officers led by Chairman Gordon Kagawa hosted the Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce & Industry Chairman Norio Sueyoshi. Also in attendance were Past Chair Christine Kubota, Ray Sekiya, Past President, Fukuoka Kenjin Kai and Yuichiro Uchida, Secretary of Chairman Sueyoshi. Chairman Sueyoshi was here leading the Fukuoka International Air Cargo Advancement Association made […]