National magazines feature isle eye doc
Dr. Michael Bennett
, founder and chief executive officer of Retina Institute of Hawaii and Hawaii Vision Project, has been featured in two national magazines.
The vitreoretinal surgeon wrote an article with a colleague, Dr. Wendy Yee, on age-related macular degeneration appearing in the July-August issue of Healthy Aging magazine. He also discussed the effects of exercise on age-related macular degeneration in the May-June issue of American Fitness magazine.
New officers for 2007 to 2008 of the American Red Cross, Hawaii State Chapter, include William Wilson of Hawaiian Dredging, chairman; Peter Ho of Bank of Hawaii, vice chairman; Patrick Kobayashi of Kobayashi Group, secretary; and C. Scott Wo of C.S. Wo, treasurer.
The Hawaii Society of Corporate Planners elected the following officers for 2007 to 2008: Lou Darnell of Com Tel, president; Lisa Maruyama of Bright Light Marketing Group, president-elect; Diane Shigeta of A&B Properties Inc., treasurer; John Ellis of LPL Financial Services, co-treasurer; and Kevin Sakamoto of Bank of Hawaii, secretary.
Shining Stars appears several times a week in the Star-Bulletin