Known as The Gas Company for more than 100 years in Hawaii, Hawaii Gas is currently in the process of rebranding its image with the future in mind. Jill Tokunaga, the company's vice president of sales and marketing, shares an informative case study on why one of the state's oldest utility companies decided to go in a new direction and the integrated communications/marketing process established to fulfill their strategic vision.

This program will cover research, planning, execution and evaluation with attendees walking away with valuable insights and best practices useful for campaigns or initiatives in all industries, large or small.

Jill Tokunaga
Vice President - Sales & Marketing
Hawaii Gas

Jill Tokunaga is responsible for overseeing the company's utility and non-utility sales strategy and initiatives statewide, and for the Company's marketing and branding. Before joining the Company in October 2008, Jill was Branch Sales Manager for the global telecom giant Sprint Nextel. As Sprint Hawaii's sales manager, she was recognized for her ability to grow the telecom company's general, corporate, and government wireless and wireline business. She was the recipient of the Sprint Nextel President's Club sales award for eight years.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
11:30 a.m. - Registration
12:00-1:00 p.m. - Program

Wolfgang's Steakhouse
Royal Hawaiian Center, 3rd Floor
2201 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815

COST (includes lunch):
$25 - PRSA Hawaii Chapter Members
$30 - PRSA National Members 
$20 - PRSSA Student Members 
$40 - Non-members

NOTE: Please indicate your lunch preference with your RSVP. Options are:

  • Fish and Chips
  • Mahimahi Sandwich with fries and onion rings
  • Prime Sirloin Burger with fries and onion rings
  • Chop Salad

Available in the Royal Hawaiian Center garage. First hour is free with restaurant validation. Up to three additional hours for $1.00 per hour. 

Please click here to register online via Eventbrite.

For cash/check payments, you may RSVP today to programs@prsahawaii.org. Payment can be made at the door on the day of the event or mailed in advance to:

PRSA Hawaii
P.O. Box 3566
Honolulu, HI 96811

Due to the increased cost of doing business, reservations made via credit card will be assessed a nominal processing fee.

For more information, please contact Programs Chair Nathan Kam via email or call 808-539-3471.

Reservation and Cancellation Policy:
Advance registration will close at 3 p.m. on the day prior to the event. After that, a $5 walk-in fee will apply. Due to out-of-pocket expenses incurred, there is a $5 cancellation fee for reservations made via credit card; no refunds will be issued for cancellations received after the deadline; and no-shows will be invoiced.



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