Welcome home, Brian Dote

Friends, family, and local food.  The 3 Fs are typical reasons for kamaaina to move back home to Hawaii. But, having his daughter see Grandma’s smile only once a year caused a different F to drive Brian Dote to make the move back to Hawaii…fricken lame. Brian grew up in Waipahu, went to the University […]

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Welcome home, Aaron Fujimoto

Some kamaaina abroad may be afraid that there are no relevant jobs to come home to. I’m hoping these homecoming stories will help ease their fears. Sometimes one right move is all is takes. Take Aaron Fujimoto, a Kauai native with engineering degrees from UH and UCLA. When living in California, Aaron knew he wanted to […]

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