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Kiewit Building Group Inc. Hires Aaron Horton in Honolulu Office

Kiewit Building Group Inc. Hires Aaron Horton in Honolulu Office

Kiewit Building Group Inc., a leading general contractor serving Hawaii’s vertical construction markets, recently hired Aaron Horton as a document control engineer on the Honolulu Rail maintenance and storage facility (MSF) project. When completed, the MSF will include an operations building, a train wash facility and two maintenance buildings located near Leeward Community College.

In his new role, Horton will oversee the control and release of engineering documents and records to manufacturing and other operating departments for the MSF project. His duties also include managing changes to engineering documents and maintaining database and record updates.

Bonterra Solar Adds Four New Solar Consultants To Its Team

Bonterra Solar Adds Four New Solar Consultants To Its Team

HONOLULU – Bonterra Solar is pleased to announce it has added four new sales consultants to its team: Gary Capozzola, Marko Joksimovic, Stephen Scibetta and Sean Remos.

Capozzola has six years of experience in Hawaii’s solar industry, and Joksimovic has four years. Prior to joining Bonterra, Capozzola and Joksimovic served as energy consultants for Sunetric where they were responsible for selling photovoltaic systems to residential and commercial clients.

Scibetta and Remos each bring more than seven years of sales and marketing experience in Hawaii. Before joining Bonterra, Scibetta worked at Signature Homes as a Realtor-Associate in Hawaii’s residential market and Remos served as a sales consultant and marketing coordinator for Photonworks.

DeBartolo Development Awards JLL Retail the Management of Ka Makana Ali'i in West O'ahu

DeBartolo Development Awards JLL Retail the Management of Ka Makana Ali'i in West O'ahu

LAS VEGAS, May 19, 2014 — JLL’s Retail experts today announced the firm has been retained by DeBartolo Development to provide pre-opening management services for Ka Makana Ali‘i, in addition to managing the center upon completion. The shopping center is located in Kapolei, West O‘ahu, which is the fastest growing area in Hawai‘i. The $500-million project is set to be built on 67 acres of Department of Hawaiian Home Lands at the intersection of Kapolei and Kualaka‘i Parkways, and upon completion Ka Makana Ali‘i will be the third largest shopping center in Hawaiʻi.

Leading the JLL team on this project is Kirk Horiuchi, retail market lead for Hawaiʻi.

Tire Distributor Rex Tire & Supply Renamed Servco Tire Company

HONOLULU – Servco Automotive (Servco) today announced the renaming of Rex Tire & Supply, which will now be known as the Servco Tire Company. The new name better reflects the superior quality and unparalleled client service for which Servco Automotive is known.

 

With a location on Oahu and another on Maui, Servco Tire Company provides the very best in tires and tubes from Bridgestone, Toyo and Delta, as well as rims from Ace, 5 Axis and TSW, to name a few. As a tire distributor, Servco Tire Company offers products for passenger vehicles, light and medium trucks, OTR, motorcycles and scooters, golf carts, and construction vehicles.

 

“Servco Tire Company will provide the same high-quality products and exceptional customer service associated with Servco Automotive,” said Pamela Person, Vice President and Director of Servco Tire Company. “We look forward to continuing to serve both islands for their tire and tube needs.”

Bonterra Solar Adds Two To Its Team

Bonterra Solar Adds Two To Its Team

HONOLULU – Bonterra Solar is pleased to announce the hiring of two new team members: Anthony Garnett Jr. – sales manager, and Liz Brewer – administrative assistant and customer service representative.

Garnett has more than 10 years of sales experience in Hawaii. Before joining Bonterra, he served in residential special operations for Sunetric, leading the company with a divisional customer service rating of 92.4 percent. Garnett also formed and oversaw Sunetric’s Lease/Power Purchase Agreement Division and trained employees in customer service etiquette. 

Hawaii-Western Management Group Appoints New Chief Marketing Officer

Hawaii-Western Management Group Appoints New Chief Marketing Officer

HONOLULU — Hawaii-Western Management Group (HWMG), one of the state’s largest insurance management service companies and administrator for health plans such as Hawaii Medical Assurance Association (HMAA) and self-funded employer groups with combined membership of more than 50,000, has announced the appointment of T. Michael Hogan, Jr. as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of its Insurance and Taft-Hartley Divisions. With his expertise, Hogan will also work on forming a new Investment Services Division for HWMG.

As CMO, Hogan will be responsible for contributing additional growth to HWMG’s core health insurance business and enabling the company to expand into new product offerings for employer groups including solutions for financial and retirement planning, wealth management, and investment services for unions and multi-employer plans.

Three Oahu Publications Magazines Honored With Maggie Awards

Trump Ho‘okipa wins two; Halekulani Living wins one

HONOLULU – The Magazine Division of Oahu Publications, Inc. (OPI), the publisher of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, has won three 2014 MAGGIE Awards, considered the publishing industry’s most prestigious awards in the western part of the country. The MAGGIE competition is sponsored by the Western Publishing Association (WPA). The awards were announced on May 2 in Los Angeles.