Hot Shots – 1/13/21

Chamber Of Commerce Gives Grant To Foodbank

The Chamber of Commerce Hawai‘i’s Public Health Fund has awarded $50,000 to Hawai‘i Foodbank to get healthy and nutritious food delivered to communities in need during the pandemic. Pictured are (from left) Licia Hill, Chamber of Commerce Hawai‘i vice president operations and programs; Ron Mizutani, Hawai‘i Foodbank president and CEO; Sherry Menor-McNamara, Chamber of Commerce Hawai‘i president and CEO; and Marielle Terbio, Hawai‘i Foodbank director of community engagement.


FICOH Associates Celebrate 50 Years With The Company

Diane Okuma (above, second from right) and Lois Yamasaki (right, pictured at left) celebrated 50 years of service with First Insurance Co. of Hawai‘i. Diane joined First Insurance on Oct. 26, 1970 as a policy typist and progressed to an underwriter in the commercial underwriting department; while Lois started on April 13, 1970, and is currently an adjuster in the claims department. They join fellow associate Charla Chandler, who has been with First Insurance for 57 years, in FICOH’s 50+ Club. Pictured with Diane are Todd Takayama, chief underwriting officer; Debbie Miura; and daughter Taryn. Pictured with Lois is Jeff Shonka, CEO.