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Kleenco Group, a Hawaiian provider of commercial cleaning and building maintenance services, has hired John Doronio as its director of human resources, according to a press release from the company. In his new role, Doronio manages the company’s employee recruiting, development and retention. 

Doronio has more than two decades of experience in human resources and corporate recruitment throughout Hawaii and California. His previous experience includes serving as the human resources business partner for ProService Hawaii, the corporate recruiter for American Savings Bank, and as the regional human resources manager at Expedia Group. He also served as the human resources director at Hoku Corporation. In California, he worked for major brands including Target Corporation, Advent Software, and, the online division of Electronic Arts.

Doronio holds an MBA with a concentration in human resource management from California State University, East Bay, and a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Texas in San Antonio. He is a Senior Certified Professional from the Society for Human Resources Management.

In related news, Kleenco Group promoted Sharon Higa to customer support manager. She has worked for seven years as the company’s sales and customer support administrator. In her new role, Higa oversees all customer communications, sales proposals and project scheduling.

Higa previously served as an executive assistant at Hoku Corporation and as an escrow associate at Title Guaranty Escrow Services in Honolulu. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration specializing in finance from the University of Hawaii.