Join the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii for weekly conversations with Hawaii’s business community. Hosted by Jo McGarry, this podcast will tell the story of business in Hawaii, and will address the challenges of adapting to an ever changing economy. The podcast will also serve as a valuable resource to anyone looking to grow their business, or hear the inside story of some of Hawaii’s most influential employers.
Our podcast episodes range from 15-20 minutes in length, so it’s perfect to listen to on your morning drive, while working out, or just doing chores around the house.
Episode 8: How Workplace Security is Evolving with Michael Gaul
As the District Manager with Securitas Security Service USA, Inc., Michael Gaul is responsible for all integrated guarding sales and services throughout Hawaii and Guam.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2021
Episode 7: Tips on Opening a Restaurant with Bill Tobin and Jo McGarry
Have you ever thought of or are in the process of opening a restaurant or business in Hawaii? What are the components needed in creating a successful restaurant?
Sit down with Bill Tobin, Owner of Tiki’s Bar and Grill and Jo McGarry, VP of CBRE and the “Voice of Business” Podcast host as they share their top tips for new business owners on what you need to successfully run your business.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2, 2021
Episode 6: How one of Waikiki’s busiest restaurants operated during a year with no visitors with Bill Tobin
Bill Tobin is the co-owner of Tiki’s Grill & Bar, a husband, a father, an author, a consultant, and a blogger. He helps restaurants run better by providing resources for restaurant owners, chefs, managers, and supervisors to become better leaders. Tiki’s is the busiest independent restaurant in Waikiki with more than 150 staff on payroll.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 26, 2021
Meet our Host: Jo McGarry
Jo McGarry is considered one of the foremost specialists in restaurant commercial real estate in Hawaii. With a background in the food and beverage industry spanning more than 25 years, McGarry has a unique approach to the world of restaurant real estate . She was the restaurant specialist at Honolulu Star Advertiser and the publisher of Gusto Magazine for ten years, and the former food columnist with MidWeek, She is also the former owner of the successful Edinburgh Soup and Sandwich Bar,” McGarry’s”, a well loved part of downtown business district life in the capital city of Edinburgh, Scotland . She also has her own podcast called “Radio MoJo.“