SmallBiz Editor’s Choice Awards 2014

Hawaii Business magazine

Best Green Business Pacific Biodiesel Owners: Robert and Kelly King Nominator: Blue Planet Foundation BY LEHIA APANA In the mid-1990s, Robert and Kelly King saw a problem: Massive amounts of used cooking oil were being dumped into the Central Maui Landfill, creating serious environmental and health concerns. Robert, who owned King Diesel at the time, Read the full article…

Ask the Expert: Loan Options


Question: I’m in the early stages of growing my small business. What are my best loan options if I have limited qualifications for financing?   Answer: Securing capital through a loan can be challenging when you are just starting or expanding your business, but opportunities are available. With the help of your lender, finding a Read the full article…

Parting Shot: Canine Therapy

Hawaii Business magazine

Canine Therapy Tuesday, 1:25 p.m. Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific Photo by Rae Huo Catherine Julian helps Brian Cabatu, who survived a stroke, relearn how to pet Angel, a facility dog at the rehab hospital. Julian is Angel’s handler and both have gone through extensive training and certifications. Hospital facility dogs work four to five Read the full article…

Healthcare , May 2014 , Topics
May, 2014

Talk Story with Stanford Carr

Gina Gelber

Carr, president of Stanford Carr Development LLC, has been named Hawaii’s Salesperson of the Year for 2014 by the Honolulu Chapter of Sales & Marketing Executives International. Carr says he has always been loyal to one key principle: Put yourself in the buyer’s shoes, so you understand his needs. He has applied this mantra whether selling Read the full article…