AGA Hawaii December 3 Program

Using T&T (Technology and Telecommuting)
to Increase Organizational Efficiency and
to Bridge Intergenerational Differences in Your Workforce

Les Tanaka, CPA,
City Auditor
City and County of Honolulu

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m
Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Ala Moana Hotel

Bring a toy for Toys for Tots!


>> View Program Announcement flyer. Reservations deadline: November 26.

He may not be Joe the Plumber but our own Les the Cowboy Auditor will make a presentation on how to use technology and telecommuting to increase work efficiency in your organization and bridge intergenerational differences among your workforce:

  • Framework for a new organizational structure
  • How the Essence of Leadership can equal organizational success
  • How to use cost effective technology to improve on work efficiency
  • Implementing a telecommuting program to bridge intergenerational differences among your workforce

Biographical Summary Les Tanaka is the City Auditor for the City and County of Honolulu. Les is the first independent City Auditor for the City and County of Honolulu. He was appointed to this new position on July 1, 2003, after voters mandated an amendment to the city charter for an independent city auditor for the City and County of Honolulu. Les is a CPA with over 39 years of combined public accounting and government auditing and administrative experiences. He has over 19 years of work experience with the Hawaii State Auditor’s office, serving as the Deputy State Auditor during eight of those years to the current State Auditor, Ms.Marion Higa. In addition, he worked several years for a national accounting firm and served 13 years as the Director of Administrative Services for Kapiolani Community College of the University of Hawaii System. Les was born and raised in Honolulu and graduated from the University of Hawaii with a degree in accounting. Les was recently appointed to AGA’s Financial Management Standards Board to a three-year term.

The chapter is conducting a Toys for Tots collection at this event.  Please bring a toy to be eligible for drawings and prizes.