Amy Hanaiali‘i will be speaker at MNHCoC’s networker on Tuesday

Hawaii’s top-selling female vocalist of all time, Amy Hanaiali’i, will be the featured speaker at the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce Talk Story networker at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at University of Hawaii Maui College in the Leis Family Class Act Restaurant. Hanaiali’i will speak about her career progression from high school performing arts phenomenon to multiaward-winning international entertainer, Hawaiian cultural ambassador and entrepreneur.

“Amy Hanaiali’i embodies the guiding values of the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce,” said MNHCoC President Teri Freitas Gorman. “She has succeeded artistically, commercially and culturally while keeping Lahui Hawai’i and ‘ohana as her guiding stars. Our members will benefit from hearing about her setbacks and triumphs along the way.”

Hanaiali’i is also an accomplished entrepreneur, having recently launched three vintages of award-winning wines under her company, Hanaiali’i Wines.

September’s Talk Story networker will feature an assortment of pupu and sampling of Hanaiali’i wines. The price is $20 for MNHCoC members and $25 for nonmembers. To reserve a spot, visit or call 757-3045 by today. Advance reservations are required.

MNHCoC’s mission is “to promote and sustain Hawaiian values and culture, and enhance the socioeconomic status of Native Hawaiians in business and as individuals.” Membership is open to anyone with an interest in perpetuating the spirit of aloha through commerce, culture and community. The Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce welcomes all Hawaiians and Hawaiians at heart to share in its mission.