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Maui Sunseeker LGBT Resort Winner of Maui Mayor’s Award

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Mayor's Office of Economic Development and the Maui Chamber of Commerce honored the nominees and winners of the 2015 Mayor's Small Business Awards on Thursday, February 26 at the King Kamehameha Golf Club.

The awards dinner was held in partnership with the Maui Chamber of Commerce, and sponsored by Silver Sponsors American Savings Bank and Maui Electric Company; Bronze Sponsors Bank of Hawaii, Employers Options, First Hawaiian Bank and Hawaii USA Federal Credit Union. Applications were scored by judges Debbie Finkiewicz, David Fisher, Richard Kehoe, Tom Leuteneker and Susie Thieman.

The awards were presented in six categories by Mayor Arakawa and Pamela Tumpap, President of the Maui Chamber of Commerce.

“Small businesses are a vital component of Maui County's economy, and these awards celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit that is alive and well in Maui County,” Mayor Arakawa said. “Business owners take many risks, work long hours and put their personal assets on the line to provide our community with goods and services, as well as much-needed employment. I congratulate each of this year's nominees and winners, and wish them continued success.”

For more information on awards, grants and programs managed by the Mayor's Office of Economic Development, click here.

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