This Week Publications
Founded in 1966, This Week Publications continues to lead the visitor magazine industry. We were proud to celebrate our 57th anniversary in 2023 and look forward to the next 50 years.
This Week Publications is part of the Hagadone Media Group, a division of Hagadone Hawaii. Hagadone Hawaii is owned by the Hagadone Corporation located in Couer d’Alene, Idaho. Other Hawaii properties includes Hagadone Digital.
Edwin "Ed" Chung joined the Hagadone family of companies in 2007 focusing on the Hawaii Publications Division and has over 30 years in financial management. Fourteen of those years were spent in the publication and advertising business focusing on profitability. He worked 6 years in commercial printing and gained a working knowledge of the entire manufacturing process. He has specialized skills in financial systems, process management, and marketing . Ed is a creative problem solver while maintaining a high level of ethics and values due to his background in public accounting. He is currently responsible for the This Week products, Digital Marketing services, custom publications, and print brokerage services. Prior to joining the Hagadone Corporation, Ed served as the Accounting Manager for Hawaii's larger senior care provider and its family of support organizations. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Hawaii in Business Administration and later returned to earn his MBA. Ed is a Certified Public Accountant, a charter member of CGMA, a member of both the AICPA and HSCPA. His community service includes volunteering in junior sports and is active in his Christian based men's group.
Senior Graphic Designer
Haphil is involved in all aspects of the creative design process for This Week Publications and Hagadone Media Group. He has over 20 years of Printing, Photography and Graphic Design experience. Outside of work, he continues to harness his passion of design and loves to spend time with his family and friends.
Credit and Collections Specialist
Experience has proven that a powerful distribution program is key!
"A key component of our Pro Bowl Week marketing is reaching out to the visitor market. No other visitor publication has the reach and distribution into all segments of people visiting our islands. This Week Pro Bowl covers, editorial and publishing of our Pro Bowl Week Activity schedule has been instrumental in the success of marketing Pro Bowl Week to the visitor market. This Week has been a great partner with the Pro Bowl Week for many years because it delivers great results."
"Kōloa Rum has noticed a substantial increase in sales the first month we ran our ad and it has continued to be of value to us We like the quality of this magazine because we feel that it attracts the type of customer we are looking for that like our premium products and the items we carry at the Company Store. Maria’s customer service has been outstanding, she definitely aims to please. We could not be happier in doing business with This Week. Jeanne Toulon, Director of Business & Public Relations, Kōloa Rum Company."
"Kamanu Charters has advertised in This Week Magazines for a number of years. We advertise with other publications...our This Week Magazines ad provides, by far, our best response. We appreciate the patience and help to get just the right look we want in the ad. We are very happy with the service and the great staff, and as John always says, "I will never give up my ad in This Week!" "