The Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Pacific (VBOC) is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and mentoring, and referrals for eligible veterans owning or considering starting a small business.
Dennis Kwak, Director - Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Pacific
Prior to joining the VBOC of the Pacific, Dennis was a Senior Business Advisor with the Hawaiʻi SBDC where he was the Hawaiʻi State Star recipient in 2015. His other experiences include international trade, light manufacturing, and investment banking. Additionally, he is a certified Marketing Management Professional by American Marketing Association (PCM). He is fluent in Korean, and has working knowledge in Mandarin. Dennis has worked and lived in NY, Shanghai, Seoul, and now lives in Honolulu with his wife and two children.
Viktorija Aniulyte - Business Advisor
Viktorija holds a degree in Business Information Management from Vilnius University, Lithuania. Her passion is marketing and she is a certified Marketing Management Professional by American Marketing Association (PCM). In addition to VBOC, she is voluntering as a Vice President for Education for "Shop Small Hawai'i" organization supporting local small businesses. Prior to joining the VBOC of the Pacific, Viktorija was a Regional Consultant for Key Corporate Clients with the Euromonitor International, Business councellor with the MCBL (Women's Business Center) and Business Advisor Intern with Hawai’i Small Business Development Center. Viktorija has lived and worked in several European Countries (Lithuania, Vilnius; Great Britain, London; Estonia, Tallinn; Spain, Madrid; Finland, Helsinki) and interned at United Nations World Tourism Organization. Viktorija is a Vice President for Education for Shop Small Hawaii organization supporting local small businesses.
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2800 Woodlawn Dr - Suite 266
Honolulu, HI 96822
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Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Dennis Kwak firstname.lastname@example.org.