Shining Stars


POSTED: Thursday, April 02, 2009

Easter Seals Hawaii gets $100,000

The D.R. Horton Schuler Division awarded $100,000 to Easter Seals Hawaii at Napuakea for a new facility in Kapolei to open this summer.

The donation will be made in two installments over two years. Napuakea will provide services to more than 500 families from Ewa to Waianae.


Lori Darmawan is one of 139 top McDonald's restaurant managers in the nation to receive the annual performance-based Ray Kroc Award.

Darmawan has worked at McDonald's in Liliha since 1979.

She has also assisted numerous fundraising programs in the Liliha community and surrounding areas.


Mobi PCS promoted Tyrone Bartoli to regional sales manager from retail sales manager for the company's Kapahulu store.


Central Pacific HomeLoans hired Gay McPhail as vice president for private lending. She has more than 30 years' experience, including as executive loan officer at Bank of Hawaii and other positions at Hawaii HomeLoans and Central Pacific HomeLoans.