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92 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS prefabricated cabinetry and stone countertops, and the business has served upwards of 60,000 homeowners since its inception in 2007. Drawing upon prior coursework at Honolulu Community College, Mr. Cao is a licensed contractor specializing in cabinetry. Civically engaged as well, he has spent his time during the coronavirus pandemic by donating more than 80,000 masks, protective clothing and PPE materials to the citizens of Hawaii and China. Mr. Cao was the first-place winner as the Top Kitchen Cabinet Store by Hawaii’s Best People’s Choice Awards between 2015 and 2021. He received a Certificate of Commendation from Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell and the Hawaii Fujian Business Association and a Certificate of Achievement from the City and County of Honolulu. He was named an Outstanding Young Successful Businessman by the United Chinese Association and a Successful Businessman by the Hawaii Business Association. Early on in his career, Wayne Cao worked with his father in new home construction, thereby introducing him to the overwhelming demand of cabinetry in various construction projects. Though he worked formally in the retail and hospitality industries, Mr. Cao soon diverted his attention to cabinetry and leveraged his experience working with his father in establishing his own cabinet business. Since 2007, he has excelled as the president, chief executive officer and owner of Golden Cabinets & Stone, Inc., in Honolulu. Experiencing much success over its 15year existence, Mr. Cao’s business was recently expanded to provide a new, extensive showroom to improve the customer experience and offer a broader range of products. As such, the company’s success has allowed it to grow from a 4,000-square-foot warehouse and showroom to its current 50,000-squarefoot operation, which now includes space for products and customer interaction with myriad employees. In 2021, Golden Cabinets & Stone is revered as one of Hawaii’s largest inventory of WAYNE CAO PRESIDENT, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, OWNER Golden Cabinets & Stone, Inc. Honolulu, HI