April 12 – You’ve Got the Power Premieres

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The following is reprinted with permission from HawaiiReporter.com

A new half hour television show, You’ve Got the Power, produced by Malia Zimmerman, Irma Baptiste and Shaunna Touchi of Luminescent Productions, will air on Saturday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m. on KGMB TV and Saturday, April 19 at 6 p.m. on KHNL.

See a 30-second clip of the show here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nkv6EO5UmmA&feature=youtu.be

The half hour show, which focuses on people who have overcome great odds to be successful and then help many other people, features Skylar Soares, Delorese Gregoire and Mo Maurer in the first episode.

Soares, 12, is the SBH Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2013. She founded with the help of Make a Wish Foundation and Hawaii Pacific University, the HiSky retail business.

Gregoire is the founder of Winners Camp and has helped 15,000 teenagers discover their leadership skills and talents. Maurer, a Maui resident, founded Assistance Dogs of Hawaii and has helped thousands of people in need find they joy and independence they deserve.

Sponsors include HMAA, King Windward Nissan, InControl Diabetes Center, Pharmacare, Revolusun, Hawaii Homestay and Ted Hong – attorney at law.

Dean Kaneshiro is the videographer, director and editor of the show, while Candace Nashman is the producer and Luke Trimble is providing his musical recordings.

If your company would like to be a sponsor of this new inspirational show, contact Irma May Baptiste at irmamaybaptiste@gmail.com

Photos from the premiere party held on April 8 at Dave and Busters.

You've Got the Power Party

You've Got the Power Party


You've Got the Power Party

You've Got the Power Party


Melvin Ah Ching is a photographer, consultant, blogger, desktop publisher, and computer enthusiast living and working in Hawaii. The Hawaii Files have been online since 2006.