Mea Ho'okipa of the Year Award Winners - 2014


 Alu Like Winner
Erlinda Pagaduan

Erlinda joined the KBH ohana in 1974. She has worked in the Housekeeping & Laundry department serving as a Laundry Attendant for 39 years! Don’t let her petite figure, sweet smile and angelic voice fool you.  When it comes to keeping the operations of the Laundry department flowing smoothly, she’s a powerhouse. The quality of her work combined with her positive attitude and outstanding work ethic is truly a reflection of her commitment and dedication to the hotel.


Kukui Winner
Lita Saribay

Lita has dedicated over 30 years to the Kaanapali Beach Hotel and brings a constant source of energy and strength to the Accounting department. Year after year, Lita continues to give from her heart demonstrating the value of alu like (working together) to the highest degree. The technical skills she brings to the department combined with her willingness to take on new challenges are attributes that make her a great leader. 



 Ho'okipa Winner
Beverley Genovese 

 For over 23 years, Beverley Genovese has been embracing our guests with her warm aloha. As a Reservations Agent, she leaves a lasting impression on our guests with her kind and gentle voice. She never fails to “wow” our guests with her caring and positive attitude. Her smile radiates through the phone and can be felt thousands of miles across the ocean. Beverley is a wonderful role model epitomizing the values of love, respect and kokua.