Our Team

The Hawaii Group Team

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    Matt Delaney - President & CEO - HiGroup

    Chief Executive Officer, Matthew S. Delaney, has been a catalyst for positive change in both community and business across Hawaii for much of the past two decades. Most recently, Mr. Delaney has leveraged his experience gained locally and abroad to help revolutionize the state’s outsourcing landscape. Under his progressive, flexible,...

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    Yvette Zolman - Chief Operating Officer

    Yvette moved to Honolulu in 2016 from Nashville, Tennessee and started with The Hawaii Group in early 2017.

    As Chief Operating Officer, Yvette works closely with the CEO and executive leadership to align company goals and operational directives. She overseas operational processes, workflows, and resources as well as design and implement...

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    Evans Pierce - Chief Financial Officer

    Prior to joining The Hawaii Group in 2017, Evans had over four years of experience as the Director of Business Operations and Office Manager at a restaurant group in Washington DC. She has experience in restaurants, professional services, retail, manufacturing, constructions, not-for-profits, charter schools and other various industries. Evans has...

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    Jeremy Bennett - Director of IT

    Jeremy was born and raised on the island of Moloka'i and now lives on Oahu. He went to college at the University of Hawaii, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Studio Art. Jeremy has been the IT support for the 10+ years with The Hawaii Group and its...

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    Vel Taniguchi - HR Manager

    Vel joined The Hawaii Group in 2015 and has grown into our HR Manager specializing in payroll processing, employee benefits, time and attendance, human resource management and functions as HiAcounting’s new payroll client Implementation Specialist. She is able to identify the payroll processing needs of small and medium sized businesses...

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    Maya Mapeso - Brand & Marketing Specialist

    Before joining The Hawaii Group Maya worked as UI/UX designer creating brand identities as well as marketing strategies for start-up companies.  Her primary objectives are to coordinate and assist management with marketing and sales through brand consistency, digital marketing, and networking.


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    Jacalyn Macauda - Office Ambassador

    Jacalyn attended the University of Connecticut where she received her B.S. in Nutritional Science. Previously an event coordinator for a rooftop venue located in Waikiki, Jacalyn has experience in restaurant, guest relations, and market research industries. Jacalyn helps manage the office and operations within Hawaii Accounting.

Get In Touch

We would be pleased to get in touch to discuss your needs.

Oahu ( Headquarters )

Bishop Tower
700 Bishop St. Suite 600
Honolulu, Hi 96813
Phone 808.529.9990


2970 Kele Street
Suite 213
Lihue, HI 96766
Phone 808.482.3901


24 N Church Street
Wailuku, HI 96793
Phone 808.356.4357


145 Keawe St
Hilo, HI 96720
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