With a resolute focus structured on Safety, Health, Professionalism and Economic Stability, Hawaiʻi Events Coalition serves the well-being of the businesses and individuals who make up the LIVE EVENTS INDUSTRY throughout the State of Hawaiʻi.


Committee Chair:

Jay Robert Harmon
President and CEO
Eggshell Lighting Company Inc.


For over 45 years, Eggshell Lighting Company has handled the lighting and visual needs for both intimate gatherings and sold-out stadium concerts throughout the state. Under Bob’s leadership, Eggshell Lighting has won several Parnelli Awards recognizing the Best Regional Lighting Company in the Southwest U.S.A., the latest in 2019. He is also the Hawaii representative for #WeMakeEvents North America.


Patrick Ku
Nani Leo Incorporated, Rhema Services

With over 31 years of Audio production experience in Corporate meetings, conventions, headliner entertainment, and Public Concerts, Patrick has worked with Event Producers and Meeting Planners worldwide. Since 1999, Rhema Services specializes in providing the latest in pro audio technology and band backline equipment for the touring US and International artist performing throughout the Hawaiian Islands.


Lee-Ann Choy
Pacific Rim Concepts LLC

A full-service, professional conference & event organizer, Lee-Ann and her staff put their clients front and center. Says Lee-Ann, “Let us worry about the details and let you be a guest at your own event.” She is an Event Management & Marketing Lecturer at the University of Hawaiʻi School of Travel Industry Management and the UH TIM Alumni Association President.

Industry & Media Ambassador:

Philip Richardson
CEO and Partner
Current Affairs Event Production Agency

A driving force behind one of Hawaiʻi’s most successful event production agencies, Philip, along with his Daughter/Partner Tiffany, provides a three-sixty approach to Client’s needs – nothing is left for granted and everything is flawlessly executed. Heading into their 37th year, Current Affairs continues to design experiences that inspire & WOW!


Julia Alos
Around The Clock Business Rentals LLC

Julia has worked in the convention, conference, incentive and trade show arenas, on all Hawaii Islands, for 23 years.  Her company provides unrivaled levels of service and equipment, assisting their clients from planning to execution to ensure they exceed their clients’ expectations and setting them up for success. For nearly two decades prior to starting Around the Clock, Julia held management positions in the hospitality industry in Washington, DC and Hawaiʻi. 

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