HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii announced today David Tumilowicz has been promoted to vice president of Public Relations, Communications and Brand Management. In his new role, Tumilowicz will be responsible for regional brand and business line advertising and marketing communications; member, employee and executive communication; public relations, social media and events; and he will oversee market research in Hawaii.
Tumilowicz joined Kaiser Permanente Hawaii in 2013. He has held senior positions in Marketing, Sales and Business Development. In his most recent role, Tumilowicz served as director of Account Management, with responsibility for commercial groups and member retention.
“David has been successful at every stop throughout his impressive career, and his significant contributions to Kaiser Permanente Hawaii have helped us to become a trusted health care provider to more than a quarter million members in Hawaii,” said Chris Hause, vice president Marketing, Sales and Business Development Kaiser Permanente Hawaii. “We are excited that he has accepted this new role to ensure we are engaging with our members, employers and key stakeholders and that we continue to be a strong advocate for health care in Hawaii.”
Before joining Kaiser Permanente, Tumilowicz was publisher of Hawaii Business and Hawaii magazines, and vice president at PacificBasin Communications, Hawaii’s largest magazine publishing company. While at PacificBasin, he helped launch the Wahine Forum, Hawaii’s largest conference for businesswomen and community leaders. Tumilowicz earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Pennsylvania State University, and a master’s degree in sociology from Rutgers University.
Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of America’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. Founded in Hawaii in 1958, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has a mission to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, community health, and providing patient-centered total health for the people and communities of Hawaii.