May 9-11, 2017
Kohala Coast, Hawaii
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Over 300 entrepreneurs, including people armed just with ideas as well as current business owners, converged on Honolulu Community College on Saturday, August 23rd, to gain a full-day’s worth of business knowledge. Organized and presented by the Hawaii Small Business Fair Planning Committee, this Fair offered 35 exhibits from various support agencies and lending institutions; several hours of one-on-one business counseling by SCORE; and 23 in-depth presentations from professionals and advisors.
The event was anchored by two keynote speakers, Quan Nguyen, President, Papa John’s Hawaii, and Danene Lunn – Fashion Designer/Creative Director of Manuheali‘i, who spoke about their personal experiences in starting and growing their respective businesses.