2010 Ho‘okela Awards
The Retail Merchants of Hawai‘i celebrate the retail industry each year with the Ho‘okela Awards. This award recognizes Hawaii’s outstanding retailers and retail employees. To receive such acclaim in an industry so vital to Hawaii’s economy.
We were invited by our clients to attend this year’s celebration and wanted to post this year’s winners.
2010 SHOPPING CENTER OF THE YEAR ACHIEVEMENT AWARD:
Royal Hawaiian Center
BEST NEW RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:
Edible Arrangements Honolulu
E-COMMERCE RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:
Aunty Lilikoi Products
NEIGHBORHOOD RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:
Harry’s Music Store
RESORT RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:
Ko‘olina Golf Club
RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR-MAUI:
RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR-HAWAI‘I:
Oshima Bros. Inc
RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR-O‘ahu:
The Wedding Ring Shop
RETAIL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR-KAUA‘I:
Papaya’s Natural Foods
RETAIL EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR:
Ryan Roth, Waikiki Beach Activities
2010 RETAILER OF THE YEAR:
Dale Ruff, Regional Vice President, Louis Vuitton
Congratulations to all of the winners and finalists!
p.s.-a personal Congratulations to Dale Ruff-thank you for being a wonderful boss many years ago; you deserve this honor!