Kainoa is a popular speaker, weaving cultural values into personal development, motivational, and productivity training.

He has delivered keynote speeches to many corporate groups and organizations and has hosted and facilitated conferences and workshops including TEDx Maui 2012, 2013, and 2014.

“Kainoa is an excellent public speaker who is well versed in a number of areas including but certainly not limited to Native Hawaiian Cultural Hospitality Training and Event Hosting.
— Michael Snyder, Founder & President Hawaiian Electric Vehicle Network (HEVN)