One couple, three shuttered businesses

  • Allan Parachini / Special to The Garden Island

    Dave Brune and Carol Dumeyer manage to smile despite the fact that their three Kilauea businesses are either closed or struggling.

  • Allan Parachini / Special to The Garden Island

    Hunter Gatherer boutique in Kilauea, owned by Dave Brune, is one of many on the island shuttered by COVID-19.

  • Allan Parachini / Special to The Garden Island

    Dave Brune and Carol Dumeyer own and operate three businesses in Kilauea.

KILAUEA — Carol Dumeyer and Dave Brune could be, under slightly different emergency circumstances, the quintessential Kaua‘i couple, and the classic face of small-business success on the island.

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