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Bank of Hawaii to Open New Branch in Mililani Star Market

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Honolulu, Hawaii (April 23, 2008) - Bank of Hawaii will open its newest branch on April 28th in the Star Market in the Town Center of Mililani.  Located at 95-1249 Meheula Parkway, the new in-store branch will be the bank’s 72nd branch in Hawaii and the fourth branch in a Star Market.

The public is invited to the grand opening festivities on Sat., May 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  There will be a grand prize drawing to win a $500 Star Markets Mililani shopping spree, along with free popcorn, cotton candy, shaved ice, balloons, houseplant giveaways and entertainment.

Jill F. Shimokawa Higa, Bank of Hawaii executive vice president and Hawaii Branch Division manager, said, “We are very excited to be able to partner with Star Markets to serve the residents of the growing Mililani area.  The new branch will make it even more convenient for customers to do their banking, including having access to our 24/7 Bankoh Bankmachine ATM.”

This in-store branch was built using a new modular-style of construction that includes a welcoming, sit-down section for staff to meet privately with clients.  In addition, the branch will offer banking services including:

* Teller service
* Checking, savings and time deposit products
* 24-hour check-cashing Bankoh BankMachine ATM
* Home Equity line/loan, Personal Flexline, and credit card applications
* Business Hours:  Monday – Friday   10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  Saturday - Sunday  10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Bank of Hawaii Corporation is a regional financial services company serving businesses, consumers and governments in Hawaii, American Samoa and the West Pacific.  The company’s principal subsidiary, Bank of Hawaii, was founded in 1897 and is the largest independent financial institution in Hawaii.  For more information about Bank of Hawaii Corporation, see the company’s website, www.boh.com