GLOBAL REACH // NATIVE HAWAIIAN ROOTS
Kūpono Ka Hana – Excellence in Service since 1994
YEARS in business
DAWSON is a Native Hawaiian-owned global business enterprise headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi with offices across the U.S. and operations worldwide. The DAWSON companies— collectively known as DAWSON—are subsidiaries of the Hawaiian Native Corporation (HNC), a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) Federally-certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration since 2004.
Rooted in the Hawaiian values of aloha (embodying humility, respect, and compassion for all) and ʻohana (family), DAWSON carries forward a kuleana (responsibility) to benefit the Native Hawaiian community.
What We Do: Government Contracting
Our industry roots extend back to 1994, when founder Christopher Dawson started Dawson Environmental Services as a boutique environmental firm. More than 25 years later, DAWSON operates around the globe, dedicated to making a difference in our communities.
To provide best-in-class client solutions while sharing aloha across the globe.
To build a global business enterprise based on traditional Native Hawaiian values.
KULEANA – Fulfilling our responsibility to do the right thing
ʻOHANA –Building a foundation rooted in family and community
ALOHA – Embodying humility, respect, and compassion for all
DAWSON ʻOHANA – Our Family of Companies
Our Parent Company
Hawaiian Native Corporation (HNC)
A nonprofit community impact organization, the HNC is controlled entirely by Native Hawaiians and was established in 2004 as a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) Federally-certified under the SBA Native 8(a) program. The HNC oversees a family of for-profit subsidiaries collectively known as DAWSON.
The DAWSON Companies
The HNC’s 9 for-profit subsidiaries collectively known as DAWSON are:
- Dawson Technical – Native Small Business
- Dawson Federal – SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business
- Dawson Solutions – SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business
- Dawson Enterprises – SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business
- Dawson Global – Native Small Business
- D7 – SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business
- Aktarius – SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business
- B&H Contracting Company – SBA Certified Native HUBZone Small Business
- Five Three Two Three Concepts –SBA Certified NHO-Owned 8(a) Small Business