Family Business Center of Hawaii

Equipping, educating and celebrating families in business

Shidler College of Business

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The Family Business Center of Hawai’i is a partnership between Hawaii’s family business community and the University of Hawai’i Shidler College of Business.

Established in 1995, the mission of the Family Business Center is “equipping, educating, and celebrating families in business.” The Center provides opportunities for families to address many of the challenges they face by providing educational seminars and a forum for the exchange of information between families so that they can survive and thrive through future generations.


April 27, 2018 (NEW DATE)

Big Island Meeting

"Enhanced Emotional Intelligence for Effective Modern Leadership"

Speaker(s): Corey Campbell, CEO & Founder, Akamai Training & Consulting, LLC

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


May 17, 2018

Maui Meeting

Speaker(s): Kenshiro Uki, Vice President of Operations Sun Noodle

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


May 22, 2018

Oahu Meeting

Speaker(s): Alex Kawakami (3rd generation), Marketing Director, and Sarah Kawakami, Retail and Merchandising Manager of ‘Iolani Sportswear Ltd.

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.