Ho’olaule’a Golf Awards
Each year the Aloha Section PGA Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization, partners with Friends of Hawaii Charities, Inc. to honor the players, volunteers and supporters of Hawaii’s lead golf associations. This celebration awards those who have displayed the best competitive skill, countless hours of selfless service, development of growth for the game, and other charitable contributions.
As the largest golf awards ceremony in the state of the Ho’olaule’a Awards will induct a new member to the Hawaii Golf Hall of Fame. This year, professional Wendell Tom will be honored as the 2018 inductee and 73rd member of the Hawaii Golf Hall of Fame.
The doors will open at 5:00 PM and all guests must have a ticket to enter the ballroom. At the bottom of each ticket you will see an assigned table number. The dinner will begin promptly at 6:30 PM followed by the awards ceremony at 8:00 PM. Attire for the event is Aloha business, no shorts. Golf Professional must wear coat and tie.
We look forward to you joining us on Saturday, February 10th at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii – Manoa Grand Ballroom located at 2454 South Beretania Street.
If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Aloha Section office at (808) 593-2230.
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2017 ALOHA SECTION SPECIAL AWARD WINNERS
|GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR||DAVID HAVENS, PGA
The Havens Experience
|ASSISTANT GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR||KEVIN SHIMOMURA, PGA
Ko Olina Golf Club
|PRESIDENT'S PLAQUE||RENEE LEE, PGA
The Wailea Golf Academy
|HORTON SMITH AWARD||PAUL OGAWA, PGA
Hawaii State Golf Association
|BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD||SCOTT CARROLL, PGA
King Kamehameha Golf Club
|JUNIOR GOLF LEADER||SUTEE NIKATORN, PGA
|TEACHER OF THE YEAR||HARUYASU "BEN" HONGO, PGA
Kapalua Golf Academy
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - PRIVATE||SHAUN STEILE, PGA
Kuki'o Golf Club
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - RESORT||SCOTT ASHWORTH, PGA
Four Seasons Lanai
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - PUBLIC||LEE KAGAWA, PGA
Kona Country Club
|SALES REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YEAR||NEAL TAKARA
|DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD||ART REGO, PGA|
|HO'OKULEANA AWARD||ALLAN IKAWA|