SHAUN HENDERSON ~ Owner
Shaun started Aloha On The Rocks in 2006 as Hawaii's first mobile bartending service. Since then, Aloha On The Rocks has evolved into a full service catering company offering a wide variety of cuisine, decadent dessert catering, friendly & professional staff, day-of coordination services and more.
When Shaun isn't busy juggling the many tasks of business ownership, you will find him surfing on the North Shore, creating something in his wood shop, or planning his next snowboarding adventure. Getting to know Shaun (deep dive version).
QUOTE: "If I could do anything else for a living, I wouldn't."
Fun Fact: Shaun attended art school and worked for several years as a professional illustrator.
YEN PHAN ~ Sales Manager
There is not much Yen hasn't done at Aloha On The Rocks! Yen started out as a cocktail server and wait staff, then bartender, was one of the first shave ice managers, worked as the company's bookkeeper for a few years, and is now enjoying the role of Sales Manager. You will almost certainly have the pleasure of speaking with Yen while planning your wedding or event.
Yen has a truly adventurous spirit! When not answering emails for Aloha On The Rocks, you might find Yen on a long hike, practicing or teaching yoga, scuba diving, kayaking or sailing, or traveling the world (with her lap top, of course!).
QUOTE: "I consider it an honor to be a part of someone's Big Day!"
Fun Fact: If you're a Hawaii 5-0 fan, look for Yen as the Maid of Honor at the wedding of Malia and Chin Ho, Season 2, Episode 12.
DAVINA DAY ~ Exectuive Chef
Aloha On The Rocks is fortunate to have such a talented and passionate chef! Davina developed an interest in cooking at an early age. A visit to her home is a testament to her love of food and cooking. You will find an impressive collection of cookbooks, all manner of cooking equipment (including skillfully crafted cutting boards created by her husband), and a beautiful and a well tended herb garden.
When not preparing a meal, you will most likely find Davina playing with her dogs, practicing yoga, swimming or paddling, or on a hike enjoying the beautiful scenery.
QUOTE: "I get so much inspiration just from knowing that food is what brings people together, its a common ground, no one will ever say 'No' to delicious food."
FUN FACT: Davina is an amateur bee keeper!
stephanie nomura ~ Wedding Coordinator
Stephanie loves organization and solving problems which drew her to wedding coordination over ten years ago. Stephanie's goal is to ensure her brides are well taken care of the day of their wedding by understanding all of the details the bride and groom have planned so they can just sit back and live in the moment that they had envisioned.
QUOTE: "The secret to having it all is knowing you already do"
Fun Fact: Even though Stephanie has lived more than half her life in Hawaii she still has an Orange County California cell number she won't give up!
Event staff, including the chef and assistants, the bartenders, wait staff, shave ice staff, etc. are the backbone of Aloha On The Rocks. Your guests may never meet any of the behind-the-scenes staff, so their experience will be shaped primarily by the staff they meet at the event. Everyone on the team at Aloha On The Rocks is friendly, positive and respectful, and they all share a sincere gratitude for being a part of someone's special occasion.