The Story Behind Pono Ukulele Company

For those who don't know the name, Pono is a widely-loved Hawaiian ukulele company subsidiary. If you're curious as to why Pono ukuleles are so loved by the global ukulele community, take a dive into the story of John Kitakis, Noa Bonk and a glimpse of their factory in Java, Indonesia.

An example of the beautiful timber & finish on Pono Ukuleles (an Acacia Tenor Deluxe (ATD) I sold to a very happy customer in 2020)