What: The Census Bureau will hold a news conference in Hawaiito announce new data about Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned businesses from the 2007 Survey of Business Owners. The data show the number and percent of Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned businesses, sales and receipts at the national, state and local levels, as well as other details.
Monday, April 4, 2011; 2 p.m. (Hawaiian Time)
Lee Wentela, chief, Economic Census Branch, Company Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau
Joseph Burns, director, Honolulu Center, Hawaii Small Business Development Center
Dirk Soma, president, Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce
No. 1 Capitol District Building
1st Floor Multipurpose Room
250 South Hotel Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
This is a physical news conference. There will be no audio conference or online presentation available.
Directions: Paid parking available at Alii Place, parking entrance at 1099 Alakea Street just before South Hotel Street.
Briana Kaya Public Information Office 301-763-3030/763-3762 (fax) 202-329-6234 (cell) e-mail: [email protected]
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