Family Business Center of Hawaii

Equipping, educating and celebrating families in business

Shidler College of Business

FBC Event

Upcoming Events

Past Events

November 10, 2021

O'ahu Chapter Meeting

"Key Considerations when donating business interests to charity."


Thomas (Tom) Pauloski moderated by Ryan Martinez

Sept. 16-18, 2021

2021 Annual Retreat

"Navigating The Developmental Stages of the Family Business System"


Leslie Dashew, president of The Human Side of Enterprise, LLC and managing partner of the Aspen Family Business Group, LLC & Donnel Nunes, PhD, associate at the Aspen Family Business Group, LLC

Friday, August 6, 2021

O‘ahu Summer Social

Enjoy a fun evening of conversation with fellow members; action stations specially prepared by Y. Hata & Co., Ltd. Executive Corporate Chef Chris Blanc; and activities around their 45,000 sf wholesale cash and carry store. 

Friday, July 9, 2021

O'ahu Meeting

Topic: "Evolving Family Business: The Winding Path to Entrepreneurship, Returning to Our Roots and Facing Future"


Kiani Wong, President & CEO of Kaka`ako Kasuals

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

O'ahu Meeting


Angie Lee, Vice President of Fabric Mart, Inc. & Printex, Inc.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Hawai`i Island Meeting

Discussion Topic: The attorneys on the panel will be discussing when and why you need an attorney, in the context of governance and ownership issues along with other aspects of attorney engagement that business owners should know.  We hope that the presentation will be of value to owners of family businesses.


Panel of Speakers: Mark Murakami, Director at the Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert Law Corp. Alika L. Piper, Founding Member & Partner of Klevansky Piper LLP. Craig P. Wagnild, Partner of Bays Lung Rose & Voss Moderated by Mike Miyahira, Owner of Business Strategies

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Maui Meeting

Topic: Scooping Up Opportunities in a Shaken World


Buddy Nobriga, Operations Manager of Roselani Ice Cream

Friday, March 12, 2021

O'ahu Meeting

Topic: Chasing Rainbows - Evolving Success for the Next Generation


Chris Iwamura, CEO of Rainbow Drive-In