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Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

  • Posted at 4:26 PM
    Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaii's largest and longest serving airline, has unveiled a state-of-the-art Airbus A330 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) at its corporate headquarters to provide on-site training for its pilots. The simulator is manufactured by Sim-Industries, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, and allows Hawaiian to continue its Advanced Qualification Program for pilots using the most advanced and sophisticated technology available. Hawaiian is the first and only Hawaii-based airline to have a FFS on-site for its pilots. The multi-million-dollar investment is estimated ... read more

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

  • Posted at 8:15 AM
    In a fresh approach to aiding talent development that has attracted training professionals and small businesses in over 50 countries, UK-based Glasstap offers a unique subscription-based training resource service providing unlimited access to hundreds of original downloadable activities, course modules and other materials for a flat annual fee. Subscriptions are now available in North America through Nobscot Corporation, a provider of HR exit interview, new hire survey and mentoring technology. A $750 Library+ annual subscription includes unrestricted use of the Trainers' ... read more

Thursday, June 13, 2013

  • Posted at 2:20 PM
    By 2017, Hawaii is facing Medicare Home Healthcare payment at least 11.7% below cost, and up to 27.8% below cost if proposed rebasing takes effect. Even without rebasing, Hawaii will be one of 10 states where Medicare Home Healthcare payments are below cost. The Healthcare Association of Hawaii, in coordination with the Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare, today released data demonstrating that the rebasing of Medicare home health payments within the proposed Home Health Prospective Payment System (HHPPS) rule for 2014 ... read more
  • Posted at 11:07 AM
    Craig Clissold began his career with the Honolulu Police Department 30 years ago. After his initial employment, Craig Clissold realized that he was truly passionate about the career path he had chosen. Craig Clissold attended Honolulu Community College, where he received an Associate Degree in Police Science, three years after he joined the force. Craig Clissold continued to excel in his role as an officer with the Honolulu Police Department. He was awarded both the Bronze Medal of Merit ... read more

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Shakacon, Hawaii’s premier IT security conference, has exceeded this year’s projected attendance and participants are traveling from across the globe to hear the event’s prestigious guest speaker line-up and participate in educational sessions focusing on risk management, Windows security, mobile ... read more

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), today announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month of May and the year to date. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) SYSTEM-WIDE OPERATIONS MAY 2013 2012 % CHANGE --- ... read more

Friday, May 17, 2013

  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    Electronic cigarette sales have boomed here in the U.S. in recent years and many e-cigarette manufacturers are in a hurry to make an impression with a growing consumer base. In 2012, U.S. sales of e-cigs were between $300M and $500M and are expected to double in 2013 say some analysts. One of the brands making a lot of headway in the industry, VOLCANO Fine Electronic Cigarettes®, based out of Honolulu, Hawaii, debuted a recent television commercial that has been getting ... read more

Thursday, May 16, 2013

  • Posted at 5:19 AM
    Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) second-generation Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) system achieved its fourth intercept since May 2012. The system successfully launched and guided a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB missile to engage a sophisticated, separating short-range ballistic missile target. During the Missile Defense Agency test, U.S. Navy sailors aboard USS Lake Erie (CG-70) used the Aegis BMD Weapon System in an operational test environment to discriminate a ballistic missile target among multiple separating objects designed to present a realistic threat ... read more

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

  • Posted at 1:48 PM
    HONOLULU, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Retina Institute of Hawaii is proud to be a part of Surgicare of Hawaii's "Day of Giving" on May 11, 2013. Dr. Karl E. Waite, MD and Sara Lynn Doolin, RNFA are pioneering the initiative on behalf of Retina Institute of Hawaii and Hawaii Cataract and Laser Institute by performing FREE surgeries at Surgicare in Honolulu for patients who do not have insurance and are having financial difficulties. Retina Institute of Hawaii is currently ... read more

Monday, April 22, 2013

Thursday, April 4, 2013

  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    ubAlert LLC today announced the addition of the Android app on Google Play to its growing social network. The global emergency warning platform, which alerts users of the location and severity of real-time disasters, is already available for iOS, SMS, and email. Android phone users now can receive push notifications containing details, impact statistics, maps, images, and videos in the event of a natural or man-made disaster in their locations. ubAlert LLC produces this real-time information from the combination of verified ... read more

Friday, March 29, 2013

  • Posted at 6:39 PM
    Aaron Feliciano, Retail Sales Representative in Honolulu, earned the Verizon Wireless President's Cabinet award, the company's highest honor for sales and customer service. The honorees and their guests were recognized in a ceremony hosted by Verizon Wireless President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Mead, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Marni Walden, and other wireless industry leaders. The President's Cabinet represents the top one percent of sales and service professionals across the country for Verizon, the nation's largest wireless company. "At ... read more
  • Posted at 5:24 PM
    Renee Kam, Business Account Executive in Honolulu, earned the Verizon Wireless President's Cabinet award, the company's highest honor for sales and customer service. The honorees and their guests were recognized in a ceremony hosted by Verizon Wireless President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Mead, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Marni Walden, and other wireless industry leaders. The President's Cabinet represents the top one percent of sales and service professionals across the country for Verizon, the nation's largest wireless company. "At ... read more
  • Posted at 12:11 PM
    Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers thanks to a new cell site in Pearl City. The site improves wireless coverage and capacity in the Pearl City Industrial Park. Since being founded in 2000, Verizon Wireless has invested more than $315 million in its Hawaii network. Nationally, the company has invested more than $80 billion over that same period to increase the coverage and capacity of its ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers thanks to a new cell site in Makaha. The site improves wireless coverage on Oahu's leeward coast, from Makaha to Yokohama Bay. Since being founded in 2000, Verizon Wireless has invested more than $315 million in its Hawaii network. Nationally, the company has invested more than $80 billion over that same period to increase the coverage and capacity of its ... read more

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Wednesday, February 27, 2013