CRAIG CARAPELHO

President

Biography

Craig moved to Hawaii from the East Coast at the age of 19 to pursue his love of surfing and to attend The University of Hawaii at Manoa. In 1997, after a five-year career at one of Hawaii’s largest advertising agencies, Craig launched Team Vision, a full-service marketing and technology agency. He now has over 15 years of experience in the advertising and technology industries, and his company is recognized in Hawaii as the #1 Graphic Design Firm, #5 advertising agency, and #4 web development company.

In addition, Craig is a partner in Genergraphics®, a generational marketing company, he is a principal in Kanvys Mobile™, a mobile marketing company, and he is a partner in Hawaii 3D, a company working with Google to develop virtual reality web sites powered by Google Earth.

Craig serves on the Board of the Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii, and he is a founding member of the Springboard organization which supports the development of young CEO’s.

Email: craig@teamvision.com

DEBBIE ADACHI

Account Service Director

Biography

Debbie is an industry veteran with more than twenty-five years of experience in marketing and sales in the travel/tourism and luxury real estate industries. At Team Vision, Debbie oversees the growth and development of the agencies account service teams, she serves on the agency’s strategic planning and new business development team, and she also oversees the marketing for several of the agency’s marketing accounts including the Island of Lana‘i.

Prior to joining Team Vision, Debbie worked on the client side of the business serving as Director of Marketing for the Island of Lana‘i for over ten years. As director of marketing, she was responsible for advertising, direct marketing, e-commerce activities and public relations for the island’s resort and real estate operations.

Email: debbie@teamvision.com

CHARLENE KAUHANE

Kama‘aina and Westbound Public Relations

Biography

Charlene heads up Team Vision’s public relations division and brings to the table her impeccable skills developing successful marketing campaigns from inception to completion—with local, national, and international results.

Charlene holds a degree in Journalism from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and has more than 15 years of experience in the field of travel public relations. A member of the Native Hawaiian Hospitality Association (NAHA) and the recipient of several travel industry awards,

Charlene deeply understands the sensitive balance between the preservation of culture and the needs of a growing visitor industry. She is the President of the nonprofit Na Mele o Maui, which she aided to refocus on Hawaiian language and song and dance for many years with kumu hula Mapuana de Silva. She is on the advisory board for the Kamehameha Schools Maui Campus, and a director for the Kamehameha Schools Alumni Association - Maui Region.

Email: charlene@teamvision.com

DAVID SIKKINK

Web Project Manager

As Team Vision’s lead Web Project Manager, David’s responsibilities involve managing the agency’s online business which includes web design, back-end systems development, online marketing programs ( including SEO, Paid Inclusion and Pay-Per-Click), and proprietary web applications development.

David has over 17 years experience in the multi-media and web development industries. Previous to coming to Team Vision, David was partner in Twin Cities eMedia, and owner of Pipeline Productions developing web sites and on line applications for national companies such as Pfizer, Hewlett-Packard and the University of Minnesota.

David also spent 10 years in radio broadcasting, and has quite a track record as a voice over talent. David enjoys all Hawaii has to offer including, wind surfing, kite boarding, surfing, snorkeling and hiking.

Email: david@teamvision.com

JEAN KAWAMOTO

Account Group Director

Biography

As Account Group Director, Jean is responsible for managing the agency’s account service teams. In this role, Jean serves as a strategic planner, team manager and client solution provider on some of the agency’s largest accounts including Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii, Ke Kailani, Paradise Cove Luau and The Waikiki Shopping Plaza.

Jean has over 16 years of experience in marketing and advertising. She started her career at Foote, Cone and Belding and then moved to BBDO four years later.

At BBDO, she was responsible for more than $4.5 million annual billings with Kentucky Fried Chicken as her primary account. In 2001, Jean’s expertise landed her a position at Laird Christianson Advertising where she headed the Kentucky Fried Chicken Hawaii, Fiji and American Samoa; Hawaiian Waters Adventure Park, Burger King Hawaii and the Kraft Foods Hawaii and Alaska accounts.

Email: jean@teamvision.com

NICOLE GUSTIE

Account Supervisor

Biography

As Account Supervisor at Team Vision, Nicole manages the daily operations for several full-service marketing accounts including Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii, Paradise Cove Luau and One Puako Bay. Nicole also serves on the company’s management team and new business development team.

Nicole, who has over 15 years of experience in the advertising industry, previously worked for ADWorks and The Schiller Group. Nicole was born and raised in Mililani and graduated from The University of Hawaii with a psychology degree.

Email: nicole@teamvision.com

KYLE OSAKI

Production Manager

Biography

Kyle oversees the production for all of the agency’s print, radio and television advertisements. In addition, he has extensive experience in signage design, fabrication and installation, and has been responsible for the execution of many award-winning sales offices and sign displays.

Kyle, who is a production veteran in the advertising industry with over fifteen years of experience, previously worked for ADWorks, Ogilvy & Mather, and The Schiller Group. Kyle was born and raised in Kapa’a Kaua’i and graduated from The University of Hawaii at Manoa with a degree in communications.

Email: kyle@teamvision.com

WHO WE ARE

We are a rare breed of marketing agency that is consistently recognized as an industry leader in both traditional and technology marketing. We continually evolve and make it our passion to lead Hawaii through change. This standard is clearly demonstrated in the subsidiary companies Team Vision has formed over the years specializing in the areas of web development, mobile marketing, 3D visualization technology, and generational-based marketing. Learn more by visiting our Partnership Section.

Our passion is to partner with clients who embrace fresh, cutting edge ideas that help evolve their marketing to a new level.

OUR EXPERIENCE

Team Vision is a full-service marketing and technology agency that prides itself on handling all marketing activities under one roof. Our services include research, strategic planning and brand development, copy writing, graphic design, signage and collateral development, print, radio and television advertising, public relations, web site development, and online marketing.

Team Vision specializes in travel industry and real estate marketing, but is also diversified with a wide array of clients in various industries including technology, retail, and entertainment. In addition, through our sister companies of Kanvys Mobile, Genergraphics, and Hawaii 3D, we offer generational marketing services, mobile marketing and application development, and 3D visualization services.

OUR EXPERIENCE

Travel Industry Marketing

Team Vision has extensive experience handling full-service marketing for Hawaii travel industry clients. Current and previous clients include The Island of Lana‘i and its two world-class luxury hotels, the Lodge at Koele and the Manele Bay Hotel, Castle Resorts & Hotels, the Ka‘anapali Beach Resort Association, Ka‘anapali Beach Hotel, Paradise Cove Luau, Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Dole Plantation, Ko’Olina Ocean Adventures, The Shops at Wailea, and Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center.

Visit the Portfolio Section to see samples of our work in travel industry marketing. .

OUR EXPERIENCE

Real Estate Marketing

Team Vision has handled full-service marketing as well as project work for many of Hawaii’s top real estate companies including Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii, Ke Kailani, Lana‘i Luxury Communities, Kanani Wailea, One Puako Bay, Ukumehame Maui, Alexander & Baldwin (Keola La‘i), Prudential Locations, Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties, Bill Mills Development Corporation (Kahala Kua & Maui Lani), 49 Black Sand Beach, and Kahala Associates.

Team Vision has experience in all aspects of real estate marketing including residential and luxury resort community naming, logo development, theme development, sales office and signage development, brochure and collateral design, advertising campaign development, public relations, and online marketing programs.

Visit the Portfolio Section to view samples of our award-winning creative work, or visit the Client Video Testimonials Section to hear directly from some of our clients.

 

OUR EXPERIENCE

Online Marketing

Team Vision is recognized as a leading Hawaii web development and online marketing company. We have experience developing sites for clients in many industries including hotels and resorts, non-profit and state organizations, resort and residential real estate developers, visitor attractions, retail stores, environmental companies, banks, wedding wholesalers, and technology companies.

Team Vision has built award-winning travel industry and real estate web sites and multiple proprietary web-based software systems designed to manage customers and online purchasing. Our software products include online stores, online booking systems, image libraries, customer relationship management systems, content management systems, and online survey systems.

In addition, we are well-known for our expertise in online marketing services that include search engine optimization, paid-inclusion and pay-per-click management, contextual marketing, and e-newsletter marketing.

Visit the Portfolio Section to view samples of our web site designs.

OUR EXPERIENCE

Generational Marketing

Genergraphics® is a generational marketing company specializing in the study of generations, their mindsets, and the influences they have on each other. Our company has a solid foundation with over twenty-years of case studies showing that Genergraphics research and “research mining” accomplished very specific goals for Fortune 500 companies such as Ford Motor Company, Fox Television and USA Today.

Genergraphics offers process-patented generational marketing services that include research, advertising campaign development, web site execution and reporting, and generational targeted online marketing services.

Visit the Partners Section of our web site to learn more about Genergraphics.

OUR EXPERIENCE

Mobile Marketing

Kanvys Mobile was launched in 2007 to help guide our clients into the rapidly expanding mobile marketing arena. Kanvys Mobile offers SMS Text and MMS marketing campaign development, mobile fulfillment and purchasing services, and development of proprietary mobile applications that help support our clients’ business processes.

Visit the Partners Section of our web site to learn more about Kanvys Mobile.

OUR MISSION

We know what clients look for in a good client/agency partnership and we developed an internal mission that each of our employees is tasked with living up to on a daily basis.

At Team Vision, we develop loyalty and trust with our clients by being proactive business partners, always going above and beyond, always projecting passion, always being positive, and always being accountable.