2 2015 BEST OF WEST HAWAII Simply the best. That’s what this special section of the West Hawaii Today is all about. Thanks to you, our readers, we proudly present the 2015 winners and finalists of our “Best of West Hawaii” awards. You cast thousands of votes this year, proving once again that there’s no shortage of opinion when it comes to selecting the best people, places and things that the west side of the Big Island has to offer. Your passionate participation allows our “Best of ” awards to continue to be a prestigious accolade for those who win. Why? Because they’re truly a reflection of the people’s choice — your choice. Those listed within these pages should be honored that our readers appreciate the excellence and value of the services you provide. Whether you placed first or were a finalist, we hope you take pride in the knowledge that you are part of a very exclusive group, and we look forward to seeing your “Best of ” awards displayed in your establishments. Finally, we would like to thank all those in the West Hawaii Today/ Oahu Publications, Inc. ohana who helped make this special section possible. Creating a publication of this scope takes a tremendous amount of passion and dedication, and your efforts are sincerely appreciated. And, as always, mahalo to all the readers and advertisers who continue to support West Hawaii Today. You help us strive to be better, each and every day. Please enjoy this “Best of ” compilation, and congratulations to all the winners and finalists. Kelly Bolyard, Advertising Director for the West Hawaii Today team West Hawaii Today Advertising Staff From left to right: Mike Lyndrup, Samantha Kukahiko-Kyota, Priscilla Manibog, Olivia Hatton, Karen Hand and Hannah Rose.
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