October 2002

Cover Story

5. Mike O'Neill

Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman, Bank of Hawaii

6. Linda Lingle

Gubernatorial Candidate, Republican Party

7. Warren Haruki

President, Verizon Hawaii

9. Bert Kobayashi

Chairman, Kobayashi Development Group LLC

1. Walter Dods

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BancWest Corp.

The Power Issue

The 10 most influential people in Hawaii.

8. Calvin Say

Speaker of the House

4. Ben Cayetano

Governor, State of Hawaii

10. June Jones

Head Football Coach, University of Hawaii

3. Evan Dobelle

President, University of Hawaii

2. Dan Inouye

U.S. Senator


Ready, Aim, Hire!

Resources and phone calls flood the offices of executive headhunters.

Safe Haven

Investors find stability in real estate amid a volatile stock market.

Calling Richard Gere

Hawaii may be home to the first Tibetan medical school outside of India.

Nest Egg

For some young professionals, living at home is the smartest move toward owning one.

Assets Management

Akimeka consolidated more than 10 million records from hundreds of military organizations — into one user-friendly database.

Labor of Love

These women worked while they were pregnant. Here are their stories.

Not Enough Caring

What should Hawaii do to combat its shortage of nurses? Susan Scheider has a few solutions.