MAHALO from the Chairman – September 2017

Last week Monday I was very fortunate and proud to be in attendance at the HRA’s crown jewel event.  On September 18th, 2017, we held the 11th annual Hall of Fame awards banquet and had the pleasure to honor some of Hawaii’s most influentia l restaurateurs and industry leaders. Award Banquets don’t just happen.  They…

HRA Labor Day Pa’ina Event Recap

Despite flash flooding and hazardous road conditions, over 250 HRA members, guests and media turned out for a fantastic evening at 3660 on the Rise as Chef Russell Siu hosted us for a Labor Day Pa’ina.  A special menu was prepared featuring:Entertainment was provided by Frank Tau’a III – singer/songwriter and freelance musician – the…