Dabney Gough

Dabney Gough – Marketing & Branding at Hawaiian Ola  Dabney is a scrappy, savvy marketer able to create big results on a shoestring budget. She is an effective ally builder with 10+ years of experience in Fortune 500 companies as well as lean startup...

Lauren Tamamoto

Lauren Tamamoto – Research Chef of the Culinary Innovation Center at Kapi’olani Community College  Lauren serves as a Research Chef / Food Scientist and a lecturer at Kapi’olani Community College.  She also works as a consultant to food businesses...

Ed Schultz

Ed Schultz – Owner and President of Honolulu Coffee Company Ed Schultz is the owner and president of Honolulu Coffee Company, the only “farm to cup” coffee company in the world, focused on growing, roasting and serving Kona Coffee. Kona coffee is one...

Mentor Hui – Terri Funakoshi

Terri Funakoshi – Director at Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership (MCBL)  Retail Executive, Entrepreneur, Professional Leader, Teacher, Guide and Mentor. Terri has several years of experience in the Hospitality & Travel Retail industry and...

Rodney Lee

Rodney Lee – Executive Vice President at Spire  Rodney has over 15 years of consulting experience in the public sector, not-for-profit, insurance, healthcare, retail, development, petroleum, alternative energy, education, and automotive industries as well as...