Co-founder of Mana Up, Meli James and founder of Mānoa Chocolate, Dylan Butterbaugh talk story with Brook Lee about Dylan’s world-renowned bean-to-bar chocolate factory based in the heart of Kailua. Through direct trade of single origin cacao from around the world and across the Hawaiian Islands, Manoa Chocolate showcases the unique qualities of each region they source from.
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.