DHRD’s HR Summit – February 2013

Posted on Feb 21, 2013 in News

On WednesdayFebruary 20, 2013 DHRD hosted its first HR Summit of 2013 in the Conference Rooms located at the Honolulu International Airport. Close 200 HR professionals from every Department in the State of Hawaii’s Executive Branch came together to hear from Pono Shim, CEO of Honolulu Enterprises; Sunshine Topping, Director of Recruitment for Hawaiian Airlines and Paola Saibene, ERP Project Manager from the Office of Information Management and Technology.

DHRD would like to say a big MAHALO to all the attendees, who took time out of their busy work scheduled to attend the HR Sumit.  DHRD would also like to exetend a MAHALO to everyone that helped make this HR Summit a huge success – from our speakers , to the Department of Transportation for providing us a location, and to our wonderful staff; we could not have done it without you all!


Sunshine and Pono HR Summit Feb 2013

Sunshine Topping, Jennifer Polcer and Pono Shim talking story after inspiring the audience.

Site of Hawaii's HR professionals networking during a short break.

Site of Hawaii’s HR professionals networking during a short break.

Sunshine Talking

Sunshine Topping of Hawaiian Airlines talking about “Kuleana”

PaolaSaibene HR Summit Feb 2013

Paola Saibene ERP Project Manager, preparing to the stage.

Leila Talking HR Summit Feb 2013

Deputy Director Leila Kagawa introducing Paola Saibene.