Kenneth F. C. Char – Visionary Executive, Aloha Airlines/Hawaiʻi Visitors Bureau
Jerry Hulse – Influential Travel Writer, Los Angeles Times
George H. S. Kanahele – Leader in Hawaiian Renaissance, Waiaha Foundation and Native Hawaiian Hospitality Association
Kanae Kobayashi – Developer of Diversified Hotel & Travel Companies, Kobayashi Travel Service Ltd.
Robert N. Rinker – Master Hotelier and Executive, Hawaii Hotel Association
George “Pete” Wimberly – Designer of Signature Hawaii Resorts, Wimberly Allison Tong & Goo