Meet the owner: Jasen Doi, Kitchen & Bath Designer

Posted on October 24, 2018

Growing up, Jasen Doi spent a lot of time at HPM Waimea, since his dad built a lifelong career with the company. After earning an accounting degree from University of Hawai’i at Manoa, he was ready to return to country life.

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Meet the owner: Eric Scicchitano, Director of Manufacturing & Distribution Operations

Posted on September 13, 2018

Eric Scicchitano started working at HPM Building Supply in 2010 for two main reasons: our company’s long track record of helping people build better, and the idea of being part of a business that keeps dollars in the local economy. Originally from Syracuse, New York, he fell in love with the culture and community of Hawai‘i Island and HPM, and was inspired by the way people come together to get things done. “I’ve been all over the world and you just don’t see the same sense of ‘ohana elsewhere,” he says.

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Meet the owner: Darryl Oliveira, HPM Safety and Internal Control Manager

Posted on July 11, 2018

With a storied career that includes the roles of Fire Chief and Civil Defense Director for Hawaii County, Darryl Oliveira is no stranger to adversity. He spent three decades as a firefighter, and worked with local agencies to improve disaster response when the Big Island was hit with four natural disasters. One of the biggest lessons he’s learned about managing hardship?

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Meet the owner: Gary Danzl, HPM Kona Operations Manager

Posted on June 08, 2018

Gary Danzl was living in the Pacific Northwest when a relative who worked for Keaau-based contractor Heartwood Pacific invited him to lend a hand with a new project in his area. Impressed with his liaison contributions, the company flew Gary to Big Island to refurbish satellite dish pads at the summit of Mauna Kea, and eventually asked if he could jump in to project-manage the construction of St. Michaels Church in Kona.  After successful completion of that 2.5 yr project Gary was tasked with leading the HPM Kona store renovation in 2016.

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