HHSMA President, Ernie Bautista and HPU TIM
Director, Wendy Lam, presented the six scholarships. Yu-Ling
Oka, Nelly Pager, Natalie Paul, Pernilla Persson, and Karin
Wanscher, all students at HPU, swept the competition –winning
all six scholarships.
The HHSMA scholarships are awarded to students majoring in
TIM who have good character, a high grade point average,
involved in extra curricular activities. Applications are open
to students at four local colleges.
The scholarship recipients were treated to lunch at Bubba Gump’s
Shrimp Co. in Ala Moana Center. Dr. Guest speaker Linda Andrade
Wheeler, CEO of Successories of Hawai‘i, shared “The
Five P’s to Being a Star in Hospitality Sales and Marketing.”