Eighteen students graduated from Maui Economic Opportunity’s Core Four Business Planning course on April 21, 2015. The graduating students received a Certificate of Achievement and a congratulatory dinner.
The US Department of Justice has cleared The Pasha Group’s purchase of the Hawaiʻi trade-lane business Horizon Lines Inc, which paves the way for an anticipated final closing before the end of the second quarter.
The County of Maui Community Development Block Grant Program is seeking funding proposals for a second round of proposals for a total of $1.7 million for Fund Year 2015 (July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016). The deadline to submit proposals is Friday, May 8, 2015,by 3 p.m.
Maui Economic Development Board announced the recipients of its Ke Alahele Education Fund. The grants totaled more than $133,000, and were distributed during the 2014-15 school year in amounts ranging from approximately $1,000 to $5,000.
Striving to surpass last year’s ground-breaking Maui Small Business Week, organizers have lined up an abundance of sponsors, supporters, speakers and venues for the 2015 event, which will be held from May 4 through 8.
The 6th Annual Hawaiʻi STEM Conference on Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18, reinforced its reputation as the state’s premiere science, technology engineering and math (STEM) conference for students and educators.