New KKCC Members Introduce Businesses at August AfterHours
NETWORKING—New Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) members have the opportunity to introduce themselves at monthly AfterHours events by taking the stage and sharing information about their business. Four new members took the mike at the August pau hana hosted by Mokulele Airlines in Kona:
Tim Slater said HawaiiCon is a celebration of “all things nerd” and highlights the
world of comic books, tabletop games and sci-fi and pop culture art September 26-
29 at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay. The event is presented by the HawaiiCon non-profit. For ticket info, visit http://hawaiicon.eventbrite.com
Kahalu‘u Bay Surf and Sea offers surf lessons and ocean sports equipment rentals
across from the bay and beach park with the same Hawaiian name. Ben Callaghan
said the ocean outfitter’s goal is to “foster a safe, friendly ocean environment for
visitors, kama‘aina and keiki.” Info: https://learntosurfkona.com.
Renee Kraft of Hawaii Beach and Golf Properties has been in real estate industry since 1992, first on Oahu and then in Kona since 2005. Located at the Shops at Mauna Lani, HBGP focuses on resort sales for beach and golf properties located on the Kohala Coast. Info: https://www.hawaiibeachgolf.com.
Kona’s Affordable Credit Card Processing handles a range of transactions:
internet, e-commerce and brick and mortar. The company has been bringing
creative credit card processing solution for large and small businesses for over 25
years. “We can help you better read your merchant statement,” added Barbara
Springer. Info: www.affordablecreditcardprocessinghi.com
NEW KKCC MEMBERS—From left: Displaying their new Certificate of Memberships with Chamber ED Wendy Laros are Kirk Reichel and Barbara Springer of Affordable Credit Card Processing, Renee Kraft of Hawaii Beach and Golf Properties, Ben Callaghan and Isha Taylor of Kahalu‘u Bay Surf & Sea, and Tim Slater of HawaiiCon.