In the Community

HEC Team Members Volunteer with SHRM Hawaii
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
HEC's Mike Vasper (far left) and Derek Kanehira (far right) team up with other SHRM Hawaii volunteers to support the Hawaii P-20 Partnerships for Education Career Fair.
Two Bills Could Have Unintended Negative Consequences on the State's Retail and Service Industries, Pacific Business News
Friday, February 9, 2018
Ryan Sanada, Director of Legal & Government Affairs at Hawaii Employers Council was featured in Pacific Business News’ February 8, 2018 digital issue. He discusses the two bills that could have unintended negative
Adopt a Family Program
Thursday, December 14, 2017
The HEC team collected clothing, toys, and monetary donations for its adopted family of five through Helping Hands Hawaii’s Adopt A Family Program. #AdoptAFamilyHI
AUW Campaign Kick-off at HEC
Saturday, October 21, 2017

HEC launched its annual Aloha United Way campaign with guests from AUW and HUGS. #jointhemovement

Employers Should Review Drug-Free Workplace Policies, Pacific Business News
Friday, October 20, 2017
Featured in an October 11, 2017 Pacific Business News article regarding medical marijuana, Ryan Sanada encouraged employers to review their drug-free workplace polices and shared employers’ concerns: There are two main
Honolulu St Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer September 23
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Team HEC Cares joined over 400 walkers to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at its annual Honolulu Walk/Run around Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park. The event was organized by HEC’s Cathy Keaulani,
Talking Diabetes with Dominique Wilkins
Friday, August 25, 2017
Special thanks to Dominique Wilkins and Novo Nordisk for the informative discussion about living successfully with diabetes. From building your own "Diabetes Dream Team" of support to ensure proper fitness, diet, and
Island Focus, ‘Olelo
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Interviewed by Lyla Berg on ‘Olelo’s Island Focus, Ryan Sanada explained how HEC can help members be proactive in human resources management. We’re here to help! This episode can be accessed here, with
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