Movers & Makers

Ric Luis Araujo

Ric has worked in multiple industries throughout the country. All have been different versions of sales & customer service, allowing him to serve people & the community. This is not just a job for Ric, serving people is a passion.…

Steve Garcia

Central Pacific Bank has appointed Steve Garcia to Senior Mortgage Loan Officer. In his new position, Garcia is responsible for advising clients and guiding them through the mortgage loan process, from pre-qualification through closing.

Sonya Gomes

Central Pacific Bank has promoted Sonya Gomes to Vice President, Deposit and Mortgage Servicing Manager. In her new position, she is responsible for overseeing the mortgage servicing team, and the management of all centralized mortgage servicing and deposit-related processes.

Munro Murdock

Munro grew up in southern California and on Oahu’s North Shore and LOVES Hawaii, hence the name of his business. He is the Broker/Owner of Love Hawaii Realty and Love Hawaii Villas, is ranked as a Top 100 Hawaii REALTOR®…

Reyn Sugai

Born and raised on Oahu, Sugai’s local values are ingrained in his service to create a comfortable, convenient and efficient mortgage experience. He specializes in New Project loans, Trust loans, First Time Home Buyer loans, MCC loans, VA loans and…

Sharon Gi

As vice president, Gi will oversee development of a number of Hunt’s projects statewide. A primary focus will be the redevelopment of Mayor Wright Homes, transforming the neighborhood while providing new replacement units to current residents and adding affordable rentals.

Tony Mizuno

Mizuno leads and oversees the bank’s commercial real estate loan portfolio and team. He has more than 25 years of experience in commercial real estate. He serves on several boards, including as treasurer of NAIOP Hawaii and Child & Family…

Arnold Martines

Central Pacific Bank has appointed Arnold Martines to Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer. In his new position, Martines will be responsible for the strategic direction and management of all revenue and customer-facing business units.

Brook Emanuel

Entrepreneur > Investor > Explorer Creates with intentionality, explores with inspiration and grounded in Hawaii.

Allen Kam

Kam oversees BCH’s Planning Department, including leading all planning personnel; managing master development plans, land use and resort development studies, urban and regional plans, entitlement processing, and site planning for public and private sector clients.

Marie O'Grady

Marie O’Grady joins the Blue Planet team as Partnerships Director, where she will be working to recruit, cultivate, and steward a network of mission-aligned donors. She is a Board Administrator for Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) and a member of…

Tom Fargo

Fargo has been an independent director of HEI’s board since 2005 and served as chair of the compensation committee. Fargo brings to the board deep knowledge of the U.S. military, a major customer of HEI’s electric utility subsidiary and a…

David Lewis

Hawai’i general contractor recently joined Johnson Controls as Installation Manager for all Hawai’i construction project teams. With over 30 years of experience, David will help advance Johnson Controls as a key partner in Hawai’i energy efficiency projects.

Tobie Wada

Tobie Wada joins the G70 team as a Marketing Assistant, in this role she will assist in the planning and coordination of various marketing initiatives and pursuits. She is a member of the Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce and the…

Noelle Wright

Noelle Wright joins the G70 team as a Planner. In her new role, she will assist in the development of environmental and urban planning products including feasibility studies, master plans, land use permitting applications, and environmental compliance documentation.

Torrey Orlopp

Torrey Orlopp joins G70 as an Interior Designer. In her new role, she will be responsible for managing project documents, coordinating space plans and concept designs, and FF&E procurement for clients.

Holly Kaneko

Holly Kaneko joins G70 as an Executive Assistant. In her new role, she will provide high level administrative support to the Civil Engineering department Principals, coordinate meeting times, prepare reports and other organizational tasks.

Colin McGillivray

Starting with DLS in 2009 as a software systems administrator, McGillivray was steadily promoted, first to system analyst, senior analyst, supervisor and now manager. His responsibilities include managing a team of six motivated individuals and overseeing enterprise IT projects.

Toru Adachi

Hilton Hawaii has promoted Toru Adachi to regional director of sales – Japan. In his new role, Adachi is responsible for planning, soliciting and booking group business from Japan for Hilton Hawaiian Village, Doubletree Hotel Alana – Waikiki Beach, and…

Amy Woron

Dr. Woron’s responsibilities: molecular testing of infectious diseases, genetic disorders, and implementation of oncology testing by next generation sequencing for the Precision Medicine Program. Prior to DLS she established antimicrobial resistance testing at HI Dept. of Health.

Clay Patoc

Clay Patoc joins G70 as a Civil Engineer. Holding a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering From Arizona State University, his duties include assisting Project Managers with preparing drawings & reports, construction documentation, and project coordination with subconsultants.

Billy Smith

As General Manager of all of Kona’s Hawaii operations, he leads the sales, marketing, pubs, and brewing team. He is also dedicated to innovating the brewing processes and supporting Kona’s leadership and environmental stewardship in the community.

SiuFung Tang

SiuFung Tang joins the G70 team as a Civil Engineer. In this role, he will assist Civil Engineers and Project Managers on various projects, such as creating drawings and writing reports. Tang holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering…

Eric Chang

A 4th generation local boy with a background in business, brand management, and digital marketing. He was welcomed to Kona Brewing Company in 2016 as a Home Market Manager, and has since been promoted to Senior Marketing Manager to oversee…