He's the man with the voice that's heard all over the place! And we're so lucky to have him every weekday morning, waking up Honolulu with the latest news and traffic. You think you know Billy V? Check this out...
Hometown: Originally Kailua-Kona, now Alewa Heights
Happy place: Sandwiched inbetween my wife and son; or in front of computer.
Tattoos: None whatsoever. I will, but research must be done first with family geneology and family kupuna.
Song I listen to on repeat at the moment: instrumental music from NHK Drama "Ryomaden"/drama about Sakamoto Ryoma
Other Favs: Aunty Genoa Keawe, Israel, Hui Ohana, C&K, Kalapana, Bruno Mars
I secretly sing at the top of my lungs to: C&K You & Me
Fav Foods: Almost anything Chicken (especially Shoyu), almost anything sushi (esp chu-toro), almost anything BBQ (at UH Tailgate Parties....)
My fav shows: NHK- Ryoma, CBS-Hawaii Five-0 Hawaii News Now-Sunrise :)
Fav Movies: Star Trek, Star Wars, Japanese Samurai
Celeb Crush: Aoi Miyazaki, Noriko Sakai, Hayden Pantierre
Makes me Cry: my wife and son :) they're the ones that can! Also Noriko Sakai in Hoshi No Kinka
Fav Stores: Apple store, Armani Exchange
Currently reading: Success in Social Media, rereading Shogun, tech manual for Apple Air
Product of choice: Almost everything anything Apple/MAC
Unhealthy Obsession: Used to be video games, but my eyes can't take it anymore.
Fav Websites: Hawaiian 105 KINE, Staradvertiser, Hawaii News Now, Facebook, Mele.com
Hobbies: Japanese dramas, Steel Guitar, Computers, Volleyball, Basketball and Football (spectator), Music
Movie wish I was in: The Last Samurai
Favorite Place(s) to get away: Lanai, Japan, Waikiki (yes, I like staycationing in Waikiki lol)
Pet Peeves: Bad breath...cannot handle bad breath...always have to carry gum because I'm afraid I might have it too...