May 2021 Executive Directors Message

A huge MAHALO to all of you who participated in our 13th annual golf tournament at Pearl Country Club. We were able to achieve our goal and continue to fulfill our mission and support the many initiatives of Hawaii’s Restaurant industry.

lt was nice to see all of you in living color again! To our players, sponsors, food and beverage suppliers, prize and goodie donors, and volunteers, you ALL made this a special event.

The day started off with a blessing of Aiea sprinkles which turned out to be a super sunny day. It appeared that all 160 golfers had a good time as smiles and laughter were felt throughout the course and no one went home hungry or thirsty.


Congratulations to our golf tournament winners:

Team winners

Grand Prize Winner 13th Place – Pearl Country Club

1st Place – Kai Xia

2nd Place – Altres

3rd Place – Dole Food Company

4th Place – Corona

5th Place – Hawaii Gas

6th Place – Team Pineapple Printz


Closest to Pin Winners

Hole 3 – Rachel Dowell

Hole 6 – Mark Sperling

Hole 13 – Reid


Longest Drive Winner 

Lance Migita


Grand Prize Raffle Winner – Trip for two to Maui. Air, rent a car, hotel stay & Sea House Restaurant Gift Certificate

Elaine Fong


Many thanks to Ed Kageyama, T.J. Kua and the staff at Pearl Country Club for making this an extra special day. For anyone planning an event or meeting, please reach out to the staff at Pearl Country Club at as they are members of the HRA. A big Mahalo the HPU golf team as well for easing the pain on  the 12th hole by hitting the drive way out there.


Our tournament was SOLD OUT with a waiting list of companies so be sure to sign up early  for our 14th annual golf tournament to be held in 2022.


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