On Wednesday, October 12, 16 residents from Lāna’i participated in MEDB’s Pitch Bootcamp Lāna’i. Originally held to ready participants for MEDB’s upcoming “Maka Hou Lana`i: Starting a Business From Concept to Creation” on October 21-23, the Pitch Bootcamp offered more … Continue reading
Maui County Continues to Lead the Way in Renewable Energy
Maui County continues as a hotbed of activity for renewable energy and leads the way nationally in terms of renewable energy production and usage.
Boeing Completes Update of U.S. Air Force Telescope
Boeing has completed a two-year modernization effort for a U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory telescope used for space situational awareness, the company said June 20.
Lana`i residents interested in learning how to create a new business from the ground up in just one weekend, are encouraged to participate in “Maka Hou Lana`i: Starting a Business From Concept to Creation” on October 21-23. Presented by Maui … Continue reading
On November 4 & 5, 2016, Maui County will hold its largest products show, the annual Made in Maui County Festival, at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Now in its third year, the event aims to continue … Continue reading
MEDB’s Director of Business Development, Gerry Smith, presented the “Pinching Your Pennies” workshop on Lānaʻi this week to assist local business owners take control of their business finances. Topics included how to price products to ensure a profit, how to create … Continue reading
Senator Mazie K. Hirono was on Maui this week to convene a Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee field hearing. During her visit to MEDB she listened to the winning pitches of Pamela Norris, winner of the SBA’s InnovateHER Challenge … Continue reading
Business owners on Lānaʻi, learn how to run your business profitably and avoid mistakes that cause businesses to fail. How much does your product REALLY cost to make? How much should your product sell for? What is the difference between … Continue reading
Hidden Gems: State Programs To Save Your Business Money Attendees will learn about two State Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) programs that can benefit their business, the Enterprise Zone (EZ) Partnership Program and the Hawaii State Trade … Continue reading
Got an idea for a new business? Getting ready to launch your startup? Looking to renew your existing business? If your answer is “yes,” then we invite you to join us for a not-to-be-missed workshop on Lānaʻi Saturday, June 25 … Continue reading
Maui Economic Development Board is currently seeking entrepreneurs to participate in this year’s Startup Weekend Maui set for May 13-15. Presented by the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), this empowering event will provide active entrepreneurs with an opportunity to learn … Continue reading
This seminar will provide a hands-on look at three apps available from the U.S. Census to give small businesses and startups the edge in exploring the demographics of potential markets. The recently released Census Business Builder, the Census Reporter, and … Continue reading