The Chaminade University School of Business and the Hogan Entrepreneurs program will host the 2013 Hawaii Small Business Fair “Launch Your Dreams into Reality” on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on campus in Henry Hall, 3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816. Open to the public, admission and parking are free.  However, seating is limited. To reserve your seat, register by Oct. 4, at or call 945-1430. Walk-Ins will be accommodated on space available basis.

Workshop topics range from “Starting a Food Truck/ Culinary Business” to “Profitability and Cash Flow,” from “Branding” to “General Excise Tax De-Mystified.” Exhibitors include Minority Business Development Agency, SCORE, State Dept of Transportation, US Rural Development, State Department of Taxation, State Department of Health, Office of Hawaiian Affairs, Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership, Pacific Gateway Center, banks and more. For more details, see flyer at
or call 808-945-1430 or 808-694-8332.

Participants on the Exhibitors and Organizing Committee include US Small Business Administration, Chaminade University, Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Internal Revenue Service, Business Action Center, Dept of Business Economic Development & Tourism, Bank of Hawaii, Ewa Beach CDBO.

Educating students for life, service and successful careers, Chaminade University is a Catholic/ Marianist university offering programs of study grounded in the liberal arts with day, evening, online and accelerated courses. A Native Hawaiian serving institution, Chaminade is located at 3140 Waialae Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816.  For more information, visit the Chaminade Web site at or call (808) 735-4711. ###


HONOLULU—September 9, 2013         

MEDIA CONTACT: Kapono Ryan           Office (808) 735-4797