The Maui Chamber of Commerce welcomes these new members into the chamber's ohana:
* Ceridian provided outsourced business services for nearly 80 years and today offers a wide range of human resources, payroll, tax filing, benefits and time and attendance solutions (www.ceridian.com).
* Heartland Payment Systems is known for fair, fully disclosed pricing and empowering merchants to take control of their payment processing costs. They offer payment processing, payroll solutions and marketing solutions (www.heartlandpaymentsystems.com).
* Integrated Business Solutions was established in 1997. It has grown to be the largest locally owned and operated office equipment dealer over the past 17 years. It says "Mahalo Nui" to the community for its support (www.businesssolutionshi.com).
* Kahului Carpet & Drapery Inc. is a reputable company serving Hawaii for over 35 years, providing masterful quality work for floor and window coverings. From residential remodels to large commercial projects, it provides full-service quality products at competitive pricing (www.kahuluicarpet.com).
* Kathy Clarke Hawaii has two fully staffed offices, in Lahaina and in Waimea on the Big Island. Its talented and professional staff members create extraordinary events and provide personalized Destination Management Services on all Islands. They create unique and custom events for any budget (www.kathyclarkehawaii.com).
* Maui Mac Technology provides essential services for small businesses and residents, including: phone, cellphone, TV-satellite, merchant services, computer support, home security and automation (www.mauimactechnology.acndirect.com).
* Moku Pua creates natural body care and soap. It manufactures all of its products on Maui and has a retail store at Maui Tropical Plantation and has wholesale customers as well. It does not use any harsh chemicals in its products and the scents will amaze you (www.MokuPua.com).
* New Your Life is a financial services company offering life insurance, annuities, long-term care and key person policies. Contact Theresa Hegarty for assistance with these services (www.newyorklife.com/agent/thegarty).
* Obachan's delivers delicious Li Hing Mui snack products. Famously known for its onolicious Prune Mui, it can be found at many retail locations and also offers products for fundraisers to help nonprofits and sports teams (www.obachans.com).
* Penny Palmer Photography is a worldwide studio, traveling the globe to document cherished moments in the lives of its clients. Its images have been featured in many magazines and galleries, as it continue to innovate and reinvent its creative style (www.pennypalmerphotography.com).
* Pukalani Plant Co. is a wholesale plant nursery that specializes in supplying retail garden shops, landscape contractors and condominiums and homes (www.pukalaniplantco.com).
* The Outlets of Maui stores are the only outlets in the world on the oceanfront in a historic resort location, and the only outlet mall on Maui. Find globally renowned brand outlet retailers with unparalleled beauty and culturally significant history of Maui. This and their welcoming aloha spirit make them a one of a kind destination (www.theoutletsofmaui.com).
* Tickets For Less delivers Maui tickets for less, providing Maui activities, tours and attractions that are family friendly and easy on your budget. Maui Tickets For Less was created as a one-stop resource for Maui vacation activities. Whatever your Maui adventure may be, it has it (www.mauiticketsforless.com).
* Tikiz Shave Ice and Ice Cream operates from two mobile trucks and a kiosk at Queen Ka'ahumanu Center. With its fun and functional bright yellow trucks, it specializes in events and fundraisers. At the mall it makes Snow Shakes, a blended refreshing drink of Shave Ice ingredients (www.tikiz2u.com).
* Val The Phone Gal installs and repairs voice and data equipment, and wires phones and computers. Contact Val for service, sales and repairs (www.valthephonegal.com).
Maui's business sector is stronger when standing together, accomplishing more to benefit local businesses and the community. We look forward to working for and with these businesses to help them and others succeed.
* Pamela Tumpap is president of the Maui Chamber of Commerce.