DAVID H. PANG
H. Pang is a partner with Hawaii-based ‘Ilio Products, maker of ‘Ilio
Dentals. A pet industry veteran with more than two decades of
experience, Pang began his career with a Hawaii pet food and supplies
distributor, starting in the warehouse and working his way up to become
director of sales. Following this Pang founded his own distribution
company supplying pet products to Asia from the United States and to the
United States from Asia. In 2004, Pang partnered with the largest vet
distributor in Taiwan to open a series of four super pet stores, Pet’s
World, which offers a full range of retail, live pets, grooming, vet
hospital services and boarding. After returning to Hawaii, the local boy
opened Pet Spot Ward at Ward Warehouse in 2007, later giving it to his
assistant manager in 2010 to focus on ‘Ilio Products.
Pang partnered with Mike Choy in 2008 to create ‘Ilio Products,
developing and importing pet products and consumer goods to Hawaii and
the mainland United States. Pang then founded Global Pet, another pet
super store in 2009 in Taoyuan, Tawain.
Pang studied marketing at the
University of Hawaii at Manoa and is a 1988 graduate of Kaimuki High
School. He lives in Honolulu with his wife, Jennifer, and their three
sons, D.J., Kailoa and Kawika.