10th Hui Holomua Business Fest

Welina me ke Aloha!

The Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce (MNHCoC) invites you to celebrate its 10th Anniversary Hui Holomua Business Fest on Friday, October 7. Mahalo to Grand Wailea for hosting us again.

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MNHCoC 2015 Hui Holomua Event

This year’s conference theme is, “Navigating Our Future Through Business,” featuring both emerging and experienced speakers with different business perspectives. Please join the conversation and build a better future for Maui.

  • WHEN: Fri. Oct. 7, 2016
  • WHERE: Grand Wailea
  • TIME: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • ADMISSION COST: FREE (Except, Luncheon session see "RSVP Luncheon" section)

HOTEL -- "Special" Guest Rate*
The Grand Wailea is offering a special room rate for the MNHCoC attendees* of the Business Fest. Guests may make reservation and request the MNHCOC rate for the Business Fest. *Attendance will be verified for the event against reservations.

We also want to acknowledge our presenting sponsor The County of Maui Office of Economic Development and our supporting sponsors (see SPONSORS tab for list)

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6:00 AM
Opening ceremonies of the MNHCoC conference commences Beach side at the Grand Wailea with the arrival of canoes representing Maui’s ahupua’a.
This year’s Canoe Arrival honor’s our past Presidents to celebrate their visionary leadership on our 10th Anniversary

7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Registration and Exhibits Open

Download this year’s MNHCoC 2016 Biz Fest Program HERE and SPEAKERS BIOS

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Image MNHCoC 2016 Hui Holomua Theme

The MNHCoC 2016 Biz Fest conference theme “Navigating Our Future Through Business” honors are past Presidents and their vision for this organization as well as looking forward to how we navigate our personal future’s through our business.

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ONLINE RSVP accepted until Sunday, October 2, 2016 until 11:59 PM
OFFLINE/PHONE RSVP by Sunday, October 2, 2016 until 4:00 PM

Cost includes: "Luncheon with Keynote," conference bag, and one complimentary refreshment ticket for the 2:45 PM session, "10th Anniversary Closing Celebration with Pūpū & Music.”

• MNHCoC Individual and Business Memberships – $60.00
• Non-members – $70.00
Please RSVP by Sunday, Oct. 2 via one of the following links. Mahalo!

REGISTER & RSVP – Debit OR Credit card accepted (Paypal)


DOWNLOAD this form, fill it out; then, mail it & mail the check

Preferred method:
To guarantee a space immediately...
Register and pay online prior to deadline

Alternative methods: Download registration form from website, complete and mail with a check made out to MNHCoC to:
PO Box 350, Kahului
Check must be received by deadline

Phone Shirley Blackburn 808-757-3045 to reserve by the deadline and pay at the door
Cash, check, credit card accepted at the door

PLEASE NOTE: no-shows will be invoiced the full cost of their meal

Image MNHCoC 2016 Hui Holomua Register and RSVP
Receive a complimentary bag and refreshment ticket for last session.


Image MNHCoC 2016 Hui Holomua Exhibitor

Exhibit space is provided at No Charge to MNHCoC members and conference sponsors.

• Members must be current with their membership dues. Space is limited and reservations are on a first come first served basis.
• Non-Member fees begin at $350.00 per exhibit.

NOTE:Your application for an exhibit space at the 2016 Business Fest ONLY covers your request for an exhibit space.

MNHCoC 2015 Hui Holomua Exhibiting Layout


Mahalo nui loa all to our generous Sponsors who have kokua’d our Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce 2016 Hui Holomua Biz Fest and for enabling participants to attend the full-day conference free of charge.

  • Host Sponsor: Grand Wailea
  • Presenting Sponsor: County of Maui Office of Economic Development
  • Premier Sponsors: Hawai'i Petroleum • Auwahi Wind Energy, LLC
  • Supporting Sponsors:
    Alexander & Baldwin, First Hawaiian Bank, Matson Navigation Company, Inc. & Subsidiaries, Maui Electric Company Ltd, Monsanto, Munekiyo & Hiraga
  • In-kind Sponsors: Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., Maui Tropical Plantation, E Ola Pono, LLC, and A Big Wow.

This event is produced by volunteers for the benefit of the community.



Image MNHCoC 2016 Hui Holomua - Haumana

In the US, students talk about "finding a scholarship." You can help MNHCoC by providing a young-person in your community with the advantage they deserve to pursue a higher education. Our support will give any Haumãna the vision that “they can change their communities.”

Join MNHCoC by Sponsoring a Haumãna – $50 (via Paypal.)



Image MNHCoC 2016 Volunteers, BOD

The all-volunteer Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce (MNHCoC) relies on community support to advance its mission, “to promote and sustain Hawaiian values and culture, and enhance the socio-economic status of Native Hawaiians in business and as individuals.”

Membership is open to anyone with an interest in perpetuating the spirit of “Aloha” through commerce, culture and community. MNHCoC welcomes Hawaiians and Hawaiians-at-heart to share in their mission.
Be part of our 'ohana!
You can choose one of the two membership levels: Business ($300.00) or Individual ($80.00)


Have a question or a comment? We’d welcome your feedback to reach out via this contact form. Mahalo!

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  • #HuiHolomua16
  • #mnhcocbizfest
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