E.M. KEALI’I BLAISDELL (AKEN)
Blaisdell is a multiple Na Hoku Hanohano Finalist (Hawaiian Academy of Recording Arts) for Most Promising Artist and Hawaiian Language Performance, Hawaiian slack key guitarist, recording artist, and music composer. A prolific composer of the Native Hawaiian music genre with over 130 original Traditional Hawaiian Songs and a retired Native Hawaiian Activist. He is a graduate of Leilehua High School, did a short stint at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, later attended DeVry University earning his bachelors in Computer Engineering Tech; and later earning his Juris Doctorate (Law Degree) at Concord School of Law.
Carlos is a a highly-motivated marketing professional with over 10 years of industry experience. He is also a graduate of Leilehua High School (he and Blaisdell are classmates), and also attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa on a full athletic scholarship for football and also played baseball for two seasons where he majored in Psychology and minored in Art.