About Us

Michael B. Wood

Michael B. Wood is the co-founder and Principal of MW Group, Ltd. Mr. Wood oversees the strategy, marketing and operations for Hawaii Self Storage.

Mr. Wood moved to Hawaii in 1963. He spent the next 18 years with Kenalt Incorporated, a food, sundry & household products brokerage and warehousing distribution business. As President, Mike was instrumental in making Kenalt the largest broker/disbributors in Hawaii before overseeing the sale of the company. Mr. Wood has been in the Real Estate Development industry for over 30 years.

Mr. Wood graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 1962. Mr. Wood participates in several community organizations including The Outrigger Canoe Club, The Plaza Club, The University of California Bear Backers, Cal Club Hawaii and The University of Hawaii Na Koa Football Club. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for both Family Programs Hawaii (FPH) and Mid-Pacific Institute.

In 2009, in partnership with FPH and The State of Hawaii, the Wood Family built Ho'omalu O Na Kamali'i (for the safety and protection of children), a home for displaced children in leeward Oahu. Mr. Wood has dedicated over $9 million for the long term funding and operation of this shelter.

Mr. Wood has been married for 51 years, has 3 sons, 9 grandchildren and 2 dogs.