Our Clients


Hawaii Convention Center

These are just some of the organizations Makana has worked with:

National & International Associations

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Association of General Contractors
  • Air Conditioning and Mechanical Contractors’ Association (Australia)
  • Independent Community Bankers Association
  • Council of State Governments West
  • Western Textile Services Association
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • California Independent Grocers Association
  • US Navy Pearl Harbor Center for Excellence
  • Soroptimist International
  • Student & Youth Travel Association
  • Veteran’s Administration
  • Young Presidents Organization Pittsburgh

Multinational Corporations

All of these organizations hired Makana multiple times:

  • Oracle Corporation
  • Blue Cross of California
  • Coast Commercial Bank
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Labs
  • Autodesk
  • FICO
  • Adobe

Hawai’i Organizations

  • Honolulu Community Action Program
  • Hawaiian Electric Co.
  • Hawai’i Book and Music Festival
  • Hawai’i Gas Company
  • Hawai’i Department of Education
  • Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Halekulani Hotel
  • County of Hawai’i
  • County of Maui
  • Hawai’i Pacific University
  • Honolulu Cookie Company
  • Kamehameha Schools
  • Hawai’i USA Federal Credit Union
  • Hawai’i Athletic Trainers Association
  • Goodwill Industries
  • Hawai’i Government Employees Association
  • Hawai’i Conference on Child Abuse
  • Hawaii Waiver Providers Association

Professional Associations (pro bono)

  • National Speakers Association (26 times)
  • Association for Talent Development, Hawai’i Chapter
  • Hawai’i Society for Human Resource Management (4 times)
  • Hawai’i Speakers Association (6 times)
  • Hawaiian Lomilomi Association (3 times)


To find out how Makana can help your organization, call her at 808-282-2743 or contact us.