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CS Presents The Cades Foundation Nonprofit Leadership Award to INPEACE at Business Leadership Hawai`i Awards

Event Date & Time: November 14, 2013

Cades Schutte was pleased to present The Cades Foundation Nonprofit Leadership Award to the Institute for Native Pacific Education & Culture at this year’s BLH held on Thursday, November 14, 2013. INPEACE is a Native Hawai`ian Organization founded in 1994. Their mission is to improve the quality of life for Native Hawai`ians through community partnerships that provide educational opportunities and promote self-sufficiency.

Other finalists in this category were the Arthritis Foundation, Blood Bank of Hawai`i, Make-A-Wish Foundation of Hawai`i, and The Mediation Center of the Pacific.

Congratulations to all of the 2013 Business Leadership Hawai`i Finalists

(Winner of each award category*)

American Savings Bank Business Leader of the Year

  • Matthew Delaney, Chairman & CEO, The Hawai`i Group
  • Jason Flick, Senior Account Manager, Aerotek
  • Gary Poe, General Manager, Aloha Contract Services
  • Henk Rogers, President & CEO, Founder, Blue Planet Software (TETRIS) Blue Planet Foundation/Blue Startups
  • Art Ushijima, President & CEO, The Queen’s Health Systems*

Best in Business (More than 40 Full-Time Employees)

  • Aqua Hospitality – Ohana Health Plan
  • Beach Activities Maui – Pelatron
  • Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties – ProService Hawai`i*
  • Hawai`i Human Resources – Sunetric

Best in Small Business (Up to 40 Full-Time Employees)

  • Bonterra Renewable Energy & Solar Power Kaanapali Kai Charters
  • Geobunga – Lanikai Juice
  • Hawai`i Employment Services – Sleep Center Hawai`i
  • Island Pacific Energy – Volta Industries*

Community Spirit

  • Bonterra Renewable Energy & Solar Power Kualoa Ranch
  • Dow AgroSciences – Lend Lease (US) Public Partnerships
  • Hawai`i Human Resources – Prudential Locations*
  • Hawai`i Information Consortium – RevoluSun

Leader in Tourism & Hospitality

  • Aqua Hospitality – Hawai`i H.I.S. Corporation
  • Aston Hotels & Resorts – HYATT Regency Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa
  • Flyin Hawai`ian Zipline – Outrigger Hotels & Resorts*
  • Four Seasons Resorts Lanai – The Sheraton Waikiki

2013 Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Chuck Sted, Retired President & CEO of Hawai`i Pacific Health

2013 Leadership Legacy Award

  • Jim Tollefson, Retired President & CEO of The Chamber of Commerce of Hawai`i