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Going Places


MARISSA UGALE joins Kaanapali Beach Hotel as catering sales manager. She will be overseeing all catering and events occurring at the property. Ugale has been in the hospitality industry for over 40 years, including 26 in management positions. She first started at Kaanapali Beach Hotel in 1977 as a busgirl. Most recently, Ugale served as the restaurant and events manager of Sea House Restaurant as well as floor manager of Wowie Maui Kava Bar.

KEITH KATO joins WhiteSpace Architects as an architectural designer for commercial, residential and educational projects. He is helping design the Aiea High School girls’ athletic locker room and numerous private residences. He has a Master of Architecture, Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts in architecture.

JOHN WISNIEWSKI joins Armstrong Builders as superintendent. He is responsible for pre-construction preparation, trade partner relations, safety, scheduling, and coordination and sequencing of day-to-day construction activities for multi-year, high-end residential projects. Prior to joining Armstrong Builders, Wisniewski worked as a project manager for Lowney Contracting. In addition, he also previously worked as a foreman and frame-to-finish carpenter.

ELAINE GASCON advances to account executive in the AOAO (Association of Apartment Owners) unit of Atlas Insurance Agency, Inc. She will initiate, service and retain AOAO clientele. Gascon joined Atlas Insurance in 2015, handling insurance programs for over 75 condominium associations. In addition, the newly promoted Gascon holds the Certified Insurance Services Representative and the Associate in General Insurance professional designations.