Executive Vice President General Manager Young's Market Company of Hawaii
Philana began her career in the bar and restaurant business in Hawaii that has carried her into a series of entrepreneurial pursuits and a total of 12 years experience in beverage sales and distribution. As well as working for Anheuser-Busch and Southern Wine & Spirits in Hawaii. Philana has a strong background in sales, marketing, public relations and brand building for boutique beverages and spirits. Prior to joining Young’s Market Company, Philana is also the Co-Founder for Waiwera Water USA.
In January of 2011, Philana joined Young’s Market Company as the Vice President - Director of Regional Accounts for Southern California overseeing Regional and Hotel accounts in Southern California.
Before moving to Los Angeles in 2009, Philana was a Hawaii resident of 17 years. After returning home, she has been promoted to Executive Vice President, General Manager overseeing the sales execution and operations throughout the state of Hawaii.