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Includes new features, improved organization & navigation, and much more!

HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, starting a business in Hawaii is easier than ever when using Hawaii
Business Express
(HBE). The State of Hawaii, Department of Commerce
and Consumer Affairs’ (DCCA) Business Registration Division (BREG) has
redesigned their entire suite of business services from the ground up to
better serve Hawaii’s business community.

Highlights include:

  • A fresh and unified design that also works on mobile
  • Improved organization and navigation across the entire suite of
    business services
  • Actions that are intuitive, clearly labeled, and designed around the
    most common tasks
  • A new dashboard that includes

    • 24/7 access to receipts and purchased documents
    • Tracking of the status of all filings
    • The ability to see what’s due/overdue at a glance
    • Sorting & filtering to quickly find a business

“We listened to your feedback and the new HBE was designed to include
highly requested features for both new and power users alike,” said Ty
Nohara, Commissioner of Securities and Head of BREG. “Our new dashboard
will make it incredibly easy to manage all of your business items in a
single location, even reminding you of items that are overdue or due

Included in the redesign were the following services:

  • Annual Report Submission
  • Business Search and Document Purchase
  • Registration of and Changes to Businesses, Trade Names and Marks
  • Notifications & Reminders

About BREG

BREG maintains the business registry for all corporations, limited
liability companies, general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited
liability partnerships and limited liability limited partnerships
conducting business activities in the State. In addition, the registry
contains trade names, trademarks, service marks and publicity name

About HIC

This service was launched as part of the state portal
program. Pursuant to chapter 27G, Hawaii Revised Statutes, the portal
program is overseen by the Access Hawaii Committee, which collaborates
with provider Hawaii Information Consortium (HIC) along with state and
county agencies to continually identify new online services to be added
to the portal. For more information, visit

About NIC

NIC Inc. (Nasdaq: EGOV) launched the digital government industry in
1992, and continues to lead it, providing a secure payment engine and
thousands of digital government solutions across a network of more than
6,000 federal, state, and local government agencies. In addition, NIC is
the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation solutions, with 1
out of 6 hunting and fishing licenses in the United States sold using an
NIC service. The Company launched the nation’s first personal assistant
for government and comprehensive mobile platform, Gov2Go®, as well as
the innovative, data-driven prescription drug monitoring platform,
RxGov®. More information is available at


Burt Ramos
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