Hawaii Business Magazine - September 2022

Sages Over 70

Five kūpuna who continue to serve Hawai‘i after illustrious careers focused on public service.

Sages Over 70: Walter Kirimitsu

He’s now master of Kamehameha Schools after serving as an attorney, appellate judge, UH’s general counsel and president of Saint Louis School.

Sages Over 70: Francis S. Oda

The former CEO of G70 and senior pastor emeritus connects architecture to local culture and the “sustainability of the land.”

Sages Over 70: Tom Coffman

The award-winning writer and filmmaker has explored local history, politics and society, from annexation to recent times.

Sages Over 70: Robbie Alm

The former senior VP at Hawaiian Electric says that when businesses put the community first, they’re more likely to earn respect and support.

AIA Design Awards 2022

Shaping communities through design excellence — All of the awardees exemplified a vision to meet or exceed safety requirements, utilize sustainable and efficient methods, and fulfill our cultural and emotional needs.

Growing ‘Ōiwi Leaders

Our keiki are the workforce of tomorrow, and Kamehameha Schools is developing and nurturing the ‘Ōiwi leaders needed to create the resiliency for Hawai‘i’s economy.

WATCH: Ka Leo Celebrates 100 Years

UH Mānoa's student newspaper celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2022. Former writers and editors include a U.S. senator, congressman, head of the East-West Center and many of Hawai‘i’s well-known journalists.

“Home for Sale” Sometimes Means Renters are Displaced

About 40% of Hawai‘i households are renters. Their relationships with their landlords can be friendly and supportive. But this two-part report examines when the wants and needs of tenants and landlords conflict, with perspectives from both sides.