August 2011

Cover Story

Don Horner: First Hawaiian Bank CEO, Board of Education Chairman, Single Father

Don Horner: First Hawaiian Bank CEO, Board of Education Chairman, Single Father

Don Horner is just as you expected, only completely different

Features

How Hawaiian Telcom, Hilo Hattie and Central Pacific Bank Rebounded from the Brink

How Hawaiian Telcom, Hilo Hattie and Central Pacific Bank Rebounded from the Brink

Three Hawaii companies and their turn-around artists

Hawaii’s Most Profitable Companies

Hawaii’s Most Profitable Companies

An inside look at the profits and losses of Hawaii companies

Departments

Talk Story with Percy Higashi, Roberts Hawaii
Talk Story

Talk Story with Percy Higashi, Roberts Hawaii

The president of Roberts Hawaii talks about the new company logo and enhancing the visitor experience.

APEC Enhances Hawaii’s Reputation
Editor's Note

APEC Enhances Hawaii’s Reputation

When political leaders and multinational CEOs arrive for the APEC Conference in November, Hawaii will have its big chance to show half of the world that we are more than just a pretty face.

Growing Tilapia and Vegetables with Aquaponics
Innovation

Growing Tilapia and Vegetables with Aquaponics

Clyde Tamaru, an aquaculture specialist at UH Manoa's CTAHR department, is on a mission: putting marginal land to good agricultural use with aquaponics.

Aloha Air Cargo’s New Arrival
This Month's Parting Shot:

Aloha Air Cargo’s New Arrival

Aloha Air Cargo’s latest plane is a Saab 340A turbo-prop named Ke Kela, which means “excellence.”

SmallBiz

Mobile Entrepreneurs Meet Clients at the Coffice

Workers and business owners forgo their office for a place with Wi-Fi and coffee.

Ask SmallBiz: Mediation Clause

As I read through the fine print of our new office lease, I noticed it stipulated that mediation would be used in case of a dispute. Should I agree to this?

Variety of Tenants at Barbers Point

Fun and Games Move In While Barbers Point Waits for Its Future