Left to right: Thomas Park, Bill Spencer, Bev Gannon, Kyle Yamashita, Representative for David Fell, Rex Matsuno, Pam Tumpap, Johnson Choi
Small Business Person of the Year
Beverly "Bev" Gannon - Haliimaile General Store Inc. and Nene Grill, Inc. from Makawao, Maui.
Rex Matsuno - Suisan Company, Ltd., from Hilo, Hawaii.
Small Business Exporter
David Fell - Hawaiian Sunshine Nursery, Inc. from Hilo, Hawaii.
Family Owned Small Business
Jonathan Ota - Tip Top Cafe & Bakery from Lihue, Kauai.
Financial Services Champion
William "Bill" A. Spencer - Hawaii Venture Capital Association from Kailua, Oahu.
Minority Small Business Champion
Johnson W.K. Choi - Hong Kong, China. Hawaii Chamber of Commerce from Honolulu.
Small Business Journalist
Pamela Tumpap - Maui Chamber of Commerce from Kahului, Maui.
Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Thomas P. Park - Leather Soul LLC, from Honolulu.
Women in Business Champion
Joan A. Seery - BNJ Hawaii Networking Institute and Serious Business Solutions.