Co-founder of Mana Up and the House of Mana Up, Meli James chats with Brook Lee about their local product accelerator program based in Honolulu and how they help Hawai’i companies grow into global brands. Meli shares a few of the top selling products and gift sets on their e-commerce store at houseofmanaup.com where they share the stories of the entrepreneurs behind the products. Discover the Hawai’i’s local creators at House of Mana Up online and at their retail shop at the Royal Hawaiian Center!
Brooke Lee chats with co-founder of Mana Up, Meli James and the co-founder of Aloha Modern, Malia Ka’aihue. Aloha Modern seeks to build deeply rooted designs that uniquely reflect the authentic mo’olelo (stories) of our Hawai‘i. These mo’olelo are placed upon a range of lifestyle products, including microfiber towels, shirts, bags, and more.