December 5th event “The Right way is the Wong Way”

On Tuesday evening, December 5th, is our last meeting of the year.  HiMA wants to share and help you get inspired for 2018 by bringing you a local business owners success story. We are honored to bring the owner for of Wong Way Driving Academy, Steven Wong.  He to share his view on how he has grown his business and how his marketing strategy has changed over the last 15 years of doing business in Hawaii.  Steven will share his unique view point on how he has stand out from crowd in Hawaii’s market place and how you can too.  Also, Steven’s son Matthew Wong will be speaking on how they have positioned and market their company online. Come and learn as Steven shows you why, The Right way is the Wong Way to market your business.

Here are just 3 topics Steven will cover this evening

  • What’s in a name?
  • Early days of advertising and marketing
  • The future, the next generation

About the Speaker:

Steven M Wong is the founder and owner of Wong Way Driving Academy. With over 30 years of driving experience in Hawaii, Steven has been educating future drivers on the island of Oahu for over a decade. His driving school started with humble beginnings with his first class only consisting of handful of high school students, which included his second son, Matthew, and several of his friends. However, the school with a catchy name began to grow as word spread of this humorous driving instructor that made learning how to drive fun and easy. Now, Wong Way Driving Academy services hundreds of high school students from public and private schools on Oahu every year. Additionally, over the past several years, Steven has also leant his expertise to thousands of adult drivers around the island looking to earn their driver’s licenses.  To learn more about Steven and his business go to www.wongwaydriving.com

Matthew Wong, son of Steven Wong, was born and raised on Oahu and is a graduate of Hawaii Pacific University. There he studied Psychology during his undergrad and Communications in his masters.  After graduating with his bachelors, he held integral positions of Admissions Counselor and Assistant Director of Admissions in the Department of Enrollment Management at HPU, while concurrently earning his master’s degree. Nearing the end of his tenure and HPU, Matthew joined in aiding the family business by taking helm of the Wong Way Driving Academy website redesign as part of a class assignment. Today, Matthew is a fellow instructor who also oversees the management of WWDA’s online presence, as well as the development of the new classroom curriculum, set to debut in the Winter 2017 session.

This is the last HiMA event for 2017, please take advantage.  This is where business professionals come to network, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.  Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

 

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

 

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members & HTDC clients: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/TheWongWay

Guest are $15 at door

 

“How to create a profitable sales funnel on any budget”

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA)

November 7th, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Rick Kuwahara


On Tuesday evening, November 7th, we excited to have an exciting new speaker to the HiMA stage, one of Hawaii’s up and coming online marketers, CMO of Paubox, Rick Kuwahara. Rick has a diverse marketing background and is an expert in innovative marketing campaigns for small to medium size companies.  Come and learn as Rick shows you to grow your business by, “How to create a profitable sales funnel on any budget”

Here are just 3 topics Rick will cover this evening

  • When do you need a sales funnel?
  • The basic framework all sales funnels use
  • The process you need to follow to squeeze every dollar out of your funnel

 

About the Speaker:

  • Rick Kuwahara is CMO of Paubox, an email encryption startup based in San Francisco, and co-founder of 31digital, a digital marketing agency. Rick has helped take Paubox from 0 to over 850 customers in all 50 states with almost no budget to spend on marketing tactics, relying on content marketing, SEO, word of mouth, viral loops, PR stunts and nurturing strategies to drive growth. Before landing at Paubox, Rick led consumer acquisition strategy at Hawaiian Telcom and was Director of Marketing for Goodwill Industries of Hawaii. He’s worked with zero and million dollar marketing budgets and understands how to squeeze the most out of any marketing campaign.  To learn more about Rick’s company go to www.Paubox.com

This will be another great HiMA event where business professionals come to network, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers. Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

 

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

 

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members & HTDC clients: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/RicksFunnel2017

Guest are $15 at door

How to promote events through social media

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA)

October 3rd, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Paul L. Klink, Randy Fujinaka

“How to promote events through social media”

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA) proud to present, “How to promote events through social media” with two keynote speakers, expert social media maven, Paul Klink and HiMA Founder Randy Fujinaka. On Tuesday evening, October 3rd they will reveal their secrets on how to put on and grow your business doing events!  This is going to be a fun and educational workshop with all the proceeds going to the Red Cross Foundation.

Here are just 3 of the topics Paul and Randy will cover this evening

Ø  Why putting on events are a great way to attract clients, increase sales, build your brand

Ø  How to setup effective and efficient online marketing campaigns online and social media

Ø  How to track your and refine your results for the next event

About the Speakers:

Paul is a Father of 2, mate, social media & information alchemist, philanthropist, author of “Live Aloha”, television and motion picture actor, Certified Life Coach, internet visionary, loves to volunteer when possible and has been a creative entrepreneur in Hawaii for over 29 years. He is recently known as the founder and organizer of the very successful luxury fundraising events put on with his LUX VIP Events and www.LUXatTheTRUMP.com events. Paul is not only known for being a powerful speaker but always bringing fun and entertaining to every event he is a part of. Paul is also well known for his iconic speech on TEDxHonolulu of how to Live Aloha available to be seen through www.LiveAloha.org.

Randy started his business background in the real estate industry by co-founding the local investment association.  He consistently organized and promoted successful small and large business events in Hawaii for over 10 years. He began using online systems and professionals over 6 years ago, for tasks such as driving traffic off and online, website development, logo and brand building, and tons of other tasks.  He will share with you his experience so your business can also benefit from marketing online.

This will be another great meeting! HiMA is a place where you can network with local business leaders and professionals, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.

Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

Reserve your seat today!

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr., Ideation Room

Honolulu, HI 96822

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/PaulsEvents

Guest are $15 at door

“Can you hear me now? Cutting through the social media noise with your dog whistle campaign”

September 5th, 2017

Keynote speaker

George del Barrio

Can you hear me now?: Cutting through the social media noise with your dog whistle campaign”

On Tuesday evening, September 5th, we excited to have one of the most dynamic speakers back to the HiMA stage, one of Hawaii’s best online marketers, CEO of PMG international, George del Barrio.  George is an expert in creating marketing campaigns that helps companies stand out in the loud social media world.  Come and learn as George presents, “Can you hear me now? : Cutting through the social media noise with your dog whistle campaign”.

Here are just 3 topics George will cover this evening

Ø  How to create a REMARK-ABLE campaign

Ø  How to make unique company videos that rank high and can go viral

Ø  Cool content that rips through and engages on Social media

 

About the Speaker:

George del Barrio of Hawaii based PMG International (2003) started working with online social media strategies around 2000 with the release of MySpace. Working alongside music artists and record labels and their marketing teams, George was of the first to spark online fan engagement within the music industry.

George opened PMG International here in Hawaii and implemented the same process to home-based business. As the natural development of social sites became apparent, George started mapping results and saw a common consistency with the Google algorithm and social media behavior. He has configured extremely successful social media campaigns that to this day still hold powerful positions on search engines. Outside of using social media hot spots and the tools of text-based marketing, it’s the social media videos produced by George are currently hovering around the 8 million views combined via YouTube and Vimeo.

 

This will be another great HiMA event where business professionals come to network, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.  Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

 

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

 

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members & HTDC clients: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/GeorgesSMCampaign

Guest are $15 at door

Keynote Speaker – Sloane Ketcham “Slay Social Media Overwhelm: Taking Your Business to the Next Level Online”

August 1, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Sloane Ketcham

Slay Social Media Overwhelm: Taking Your Business to the Next Level Online

On Tuesday evening, August 1st, we excited to bring back to HiMA one of Hawaii’s best online marketers a local business owner, Sloane Ketcham.  Sloane’s topic will be “Slay Social Media Overwhelm: Taking Your Business to the Next Level Online”.  We are in for a treat, as Sloane is a passionate speaker, business owner and savvy marketer.   She will share her knowledge and experience of over 10 years in marketing to help leverage the social media world to grow your business.  Sloane is a multi-passionate entrepreneur, who has built her business online to become a highly successful business coach and mentor.

Here are just 3 topics Sloane will cover this evening

Ø  The best ways to leverage FB Live

Ø  Online systems to keep it simple

Ø  How to cultivate your online brand

 

About the Speaker:

Sloane Ketcham, a local girl from the North Shore, of Oahu graduated from HPU and earned a BA in Multi-Media Communications. Today, she owns Ketcham Communications and is the Chief of Digital Marketing. She’s also an author, speaker, and multi-passionate entrepreneur. Sloane’s the founder of The Day Dream Do’er Workshop and The Day Dream Slayer Masterclass where she teaches entrepreneurs of all industries to grow their presence online to create profitable lifestyle businesses. Sloane’s specializes in online sales funnels, personal branding, and social media marketing and works with corporations and non-profits across the nation to develop and implement digital marketing campaigns, which have been responsible for generating over 2.5 million dollars in sales per year. Sloane’s heart is to help others achieve success online and Slay their day dreams!

This will be another great meeting! HiMA is a place where you can network with local business leaders and professionals, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.

Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

Reserve your seat today! http://bit.ly/Sloane2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members & HDTC clients: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/Sloane2017

Guest are $15 at door

“Laws of the Internet: Overview of Laws an Online business should consider”

July 11th 2017 Association Meeting

Laws of the Internet: Overview of Laws an Online business should consider”

 Keynote speaker: Ryan K. Hew, Esq.

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA) proudly presents, “Laws of the Internet: Overview of the Laws an Online business should consider” by our keynote speaker, Ryan K. Hew, Attorney at Law. HiMA is honored to have Ryan return to our Association with more great and sometimes scary information about the laws for Hawaii’s online businesses. Come to see Ryan speak and you understand how truly passionate he is in helping the business in Hawaii understand the complex laws for online businesses.

Ryan K. Hew, is a local attorney who provides transactional and compliance services for small and medium-sized businesses. Some of the services include: entity formation, corporate governance, contract drafting, and licensing with government agencies. When not working directly with clients, he provides informational resources on the benefits of business entities, social media use, marketing and branding issues, B2B relationships, and the legislative process through seminars and his blog. When not at his computer, he can be found dining out at the newest restaurant, watching a movie, or taking his dogs for a walk.

In previous sessions Ryan has discussed such key topics will be Trademarks, Copyright, Rights of Publicity, Trade Name, and Domain Name Dispute issues. He is well versed in the laws for people who create content for web use, images, songs, etc. This type of information is great for online marketers who market for themselves as well as for others. Ryan can point out what the licensing issues are and most common copyright infringements to be concerned about, as well as many other issues. If you are marketing or running your business online, you must understand the laws of the internet and Ryan is the best person to talk to.

Be sure you don’t miss this event with local attorney, Ryan K. Hew!  Seating is limited so reserve your seat today.

HIMA Members: Free

Guest $15 at the door, Special rates if you preregistration- http://bit.ly/RyanHew2017

Tuesday, July 11th 6:30pm-9:00pm

Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr.  Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

“Eight Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017-2018”

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA)

June 6th, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Paul L. Klink

“Eight Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017-2018”

Reserve your seat today! http://bit.ly/Paulstop8

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA) proud to present, “Eight Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017-2018” with our keynote speaker, one of Hawaii’s top business consultant and expert social media maven, Paul Klink. On Tuesday evening, June 6th one of the best social media marketers in Hawaii will share his vision of how you need to position your business this coming year to Dominate your industry!  Plan to be with us for a great evening of networking and education the Hawaii Internet Marketers Association.

Here are just 3 of the top 8 topics Paul will cover this evening

Ø  Video Streaming Will Finally Fully Takeoff

Ø  Info Visualization Tools Will Expand in Demand and Use

Ø  Brands Target Niche Markets More and More Out of Ability and Necessity

 

About the Speaker:

Paul is a Father of 2, mate, social media & information alchemist, philanthropist, author of “Live Aloha”, television and motion picture actor, Certified Life Coach, internet visionary, loves to volunteer when possible and has been a creative entrepreneur in Hawaii for over 29 years. He is recently known as the founder and organizer of the very successful luxury fundraising events put on with his LUX VIP Events and www.LUXatTheTRUMP.com events. Paul is not only known for being a powerful speaker but always bringing fun and entertaining to every event he is a part of.

 

Paul is also well known for his iconic speech on TEDxHonolulu of how to Live Aloha available to be seen through www.LiveAloha.org. Although he has a life threatening heart condition, you will not find anyone with a bigger heart and spirit that will represent the definition of how to Live Aloha on a local and on a national scale.

 

This will be another great meeting! HiMA is a place where you can network with local business leaders and professionals, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.

 

Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

Reserve your seat today! http://bit.ly/Paulstop8

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

 

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/Paulstop8

Guest are $15 at door

May 2nd, 2017 with Keynote speaker Jennifer Kem – Building Your Brand Using Webinar Marketing -Step by step guide to attracting, engaging, and selling with the power of webinars.

Keynote Speaker – Jennifer Kem

Building Your Brand Using Webinar Marketing

A step-by-step guide to attracting, engaging, and selling with the power of webinars.

We are honored to announce our keynote speaker, Jennifer Kem for our Tuesday evening, May 2nd, 2017 event. Jennifer is a local girl that has made it big as a national brand strategist and marketing consult for many large companies across the country.  Most of the year she is traveling but we are lucky to catch her at home, here in Honolulu.  If you are serious about growing your business, she is one powerful and dynamic speaker we will have all year so you can’t miss this event.  Her topic will be “Building Your Brand Using Webinar Marketing.” Jennifer will discuss her step-by-step guide to attracting, engaging, and selling with the power of webinars.

Learn why webinars should be part of your marketing arsenal and how to use them to:

  • Build credibility & get more customers
  • Take content marketing to a whole new level
  • Develop stronger relationships as webinars are more personal

About the Speaker:

Jennifer Kem is a Brand Strategist and Marketing Expert, and the creator of Master BrandTM, a program for small business owners based on the brand ideologies of larger, impactful brands. Her 17+ years of experience creating advertising campaigns, developing innovative products and services and guiding C-level executives to align their business strategy with their brand (both publicly-traded and privately-held) has produced millions of dollars in revenue for companies like Verizon, Oracle, Microsoft, Blue Cross Blue Shield and innovative start-ups in Silicon Valley.

To learn more about Jennifer please visit her website at www.JenniferKem.com

 

This will be another great meeting! HiMA is a place where you can network with local business leaders and professionals, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.

Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

 

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/JennifersWebinar

Guest are $15 at door

April 4th, 2017 Keynote Speaker – Sharon Gutierrez, Down & Dirty: Facebook Advertising for Local Consultants & Small Businesses

April 4th, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Sharon Gutierrez

Down & Dirty: Facebook Advertising for Local Consultants & Small Businesses

Hawaii Internet Marketers Association (HiMA) has another great event this April 4th, 2017.  Join us for an exclusive preview of the brand new educational series, “Down & Dirty: Facebook Advertising for Local Consultants & Small Businesses.” Our keynote has been marketing for many years and is passionate about helping Hawaii’s local business community.  She has taken the time to organize all her most success strategies on FB ads and put together for us in this course.  Be sure you are one of the first people to get all the details with creator and marketing strategist, Sharon Gutierrez.

You will these key points:

  • Always Start With This
  • Not All Facebook Ads Are Created Equal
  • Secrets to Ad Copy That Converts
  • Creating Rejection Proof Ads… and more

About the Speaker:

Sharon has been helping local companies for many years with social media management, political campaign consulting, website revision and design, branding and rebranding, event planning, marketing strategy and marketing coaching. To learn more about Sharon, visit her website at www.sharenterprise.net

This will be another great meeting! HiMA is a place where you can network with local business leaders and professionals, while learning from Hawaii’s best internet marketers.

Seats are limited so reserve your seat today!

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/SharonsFB

Guest are $15 at door

Donut Holes- Creating business where others are not

March 7th, 2017

Keynote Speaker – Jeff Bow

Donut Holes- Creating business where others are not

We are excited to have Jeff Bow return as our keynote speaker on March 7th for his third engagement at Hawaii Internet Marketers Association in his series of business workshops. Jeff is a Master Certified Life Coach and author of ‘Stop Thinking, Start Believing: How to Break Through Fear and Ignite Your Brilliance.’

Donut Holes follows the dynamic workshops, Chocolates and Malasadas and Awesome Sauce.

Jeff will discuss these key topics:

  • Learn a new model to your strategy and market approach?
  • Learn an alternative approach to obtaining new clients and markets?
  • Supplement your business revenue from a new source?
  • Join other professionals in a brainstorming exercise utilizing this concept??

Jeff has been coaching for over 13 years. He previously served as Sales and Marketing Manager, Vice-President and General Manager for a corporation with offices in Hawaii, Guam, Saipan, Arizona and California.

Be ready for a fun thought provoking evening on how you can approach your market differently.   You will use your creativity and become a leader in your industry.   Jeff will leave you inspired and supported to utilize your uniqueness as a distinctive value.  Be sure you sign up now so you don’t miss your chance to meet Jeff and change your view on marketing to have a great 2017 year

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Registration starts at 6:30 pm, event runs to 9:00 pm

 

Presentation Room, Manoa Innovation Center

2800 Woodlawn Dr. Training Room #173

Honolulu, HI 96822

 

Seats are very limited

HIMA Members: Free

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/JeffsDonut

Guest are $15 at door

Pre-register for special rates at http://bit.ly/JeffsDonut