Kira DiIonno is the co-founder of Candela Strategy Group, Hawai‘i’s one-stop shop for business consulting, PR, marketing, and events. Born and raised in Hawai‘i, Kira is passionate about sharing the amazing stories of businesses in her home state. She has spent the last seven years representing clients in the food & beverage, retail, startup, and travel & tourism sectors, and has organized over 30 events and conferences. Kira is a proud graduate of Kamehameha Schools and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration in marketing from the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. She excited and honored to be part of the AIGA Honolulu team to support and lift up Hawai‘i’s creative community.