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.


November 8, 2019

Oahu Meeting

Next Generation Panel & Discussion

Speaker(s): Chad Bloom, Vice President of The Zelinsky Company; Sarah Bow, President & Chief Operating Officer of Bow Engineering & Development, Inc.; Megan Takagi, CFP, Financial Advisor of Takagi & Takagi

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


November 12, 2019

Big Island Meeting

Speaker(s): Chad Bloom, Vice President, The Zelinsky Company

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


November 14, 2019

Maui Meeting

Speaker(s): Jim Doran III, Second Generation Owner of Ceramic Tile Plus and EY Design

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