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.


February 6, 2019

Maui Meeting

“Making Sense of Business Valuation for Family Business Succession Planning”

Speaker(s): Ethan Lee, CPA, ABV, CFF at Pacific Business Valuations

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


February 20, 2019

Big Island Meeting

“Market City the Next Generation”

Speaker(s): Marvin Fong, Chairman and Treasurer; Sandra Au Fong, President and Secretary; and Timothy Fong, Vice President of Market City Limited

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


March 12, 2019

Oahu Meeting

"Successfully Growing Sun Noodle: A Global Brand That Stays True to its Aloha Spirit."

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

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