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2016 Asian Hall of Fame

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Fairmont Olympic Hotel
411 University St. Street Address 2, Seattle, WA, 98101
Saturday, May 14, 2016 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm Organized by: The Robert Chinn Foundation (Contact)
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Event Description

The Robert Chinn Foundation invites you in this 30th anniversary year to attend the


2016 Asian Hall of Fame Celebration

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Fairmont Olympic Hotel ● 411 University Street ● Seattle, Washington 98101

6:00pm Reception and Entertainment (No Host Bar) ● 7:00pm Dinner and Program


Join us in recognizing our 2016 honorees:

Connie Chung - Television Journalist

Bruce Lee - Martial Artist, Philosopher, Actor, Writer, Director, and Founder of Jeet Kune Do

Major General Antonio M Taguba - United States Army, Retired

Kristi Yamaguchi - Olympic Gold Medalist; Founder, Always Dream Foundation; Children’s Author


$200 per person, Festival-Evening Attire

Proceeds of the event benefit Robert Chinn Foundation programs

(such as the Asian Hall of Fame and community grants)




Karen Wong, President ● Derek Chinn, Treasurer

Letitia Fong, Angela Gee, Edmund Lee, Aaron Olson, Eddie Pasatiempo, Jim Reed

Nate Rothbauer, Denise Seavitt, James Spahn, Ruth Wilson



 Phyllis Campbell, Warren Chinn, Richard Conlin, Hon. Reagan Dunn, Mike Flood, Hon. Jean Godden, Hon. Bruce Harrell, Hon. Larry Phillips, Former Senator Paull Shin

 Event Management by Melissa Forziat Events


A&A Printing ● Alaska Airlines ● Bank of America ● Boss Limousine

British Motor Coach ● Charles Schwab ● KING 5 Television ● Moet Hennessy USA

Service Solutions ● Virginia Mason


 Fairmont Olympic Hotel

411 University Street

Seattle, Washingon 98101


Parking: The Fairmont is offering guests of the Asian Hall of Fame a discounted rate for self-parking at the Olympic Parking Garage at 415 Seneca St. near 5th Ave.: $10 for the evening if you park after 5:00pm.

Room Block: For attendees from out of town, be sure to take advantage of our discounted room block rates at the Fairmont, available up to three days before and after the event.

Guest Rates

                                       Deluxe Rooms $309                                    Deluxe Executive Suite $369

                                       Executive Suites $339                                

To reserve your room, call the Hotel directly at 206-621-1700 ext 3131 OR (toll-free 1-800-821-8106) OR go to https://resweb.passkey.com/go/2016asianhof and tell them that you are part of the Asian Hall of Fame Room Block. 

When booking, remember that check in begins at 3:00pm and check out ends at noon.  These rates are available until April 23, 2016, so be sure to book now!



From I-5 Northbound (Portland, OR) / Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

As you approach downtown Seattle, move into the left lane 

Take exit 165 (Seneca Street)

From the stop light, continue straight two blocks moving to the right lane 

Turn right onto 4th Avenue 

Drive one block to University Street and turn right (The Fairmont Olympic Hotel will be on the right)


From I-5 Southbound (Vancouver, BC)

Take exit 165B (Union Street) and drive two blocks to 5th Avenue 

Turn left onto 5th Avenue and drive two blocks to Seneca Street 

Turn right onto Seneca Street and drive one block to 4th Avenue 

Turn right onto 4th Avenue and drive one block to University Street 

Turn right onto University Street 

The Fairmont Olympic Hotel will be on the right

*When driving South, do not to enter the Express Lanes.