Hawaii's wealthiest resident, Pierre Omidyar, through his investment firm Ulupono Initiative, is now the majority owner of Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning, the company planning to use cold water from deep in the ocean to cool downtown buildings. "This additional investment positions us as the majority owner and further solidifies our commitment to bringing this exciting technology to the state," said Murray Clay, managing partner of Ulupono Initiative, in a statement Friday, announcing the change.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 06:42 PM
Honolulu's newest bubble tea spot, Tea Boss, has opened on Kapiolani Boulevard near Ala Moana Center , and its owner, Alex Hu , said it has something no one else in Hawaii, but it has nothing to do with tea. The new space, at 1617 Kapiolani Blvd. used to be a travel agency.
Business Journal, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 12:52 PM