The Patrick Knutson Tourism Legend Award honors an individual who has served in the hospitality industry for 10+ years and either currently resides in or has roots in Thurston County. The award winner should exemplify the characteristics of leadership, innovation and stewardship in hospitality over his or her lifetime.
Pam Oates, General Manager, Budd Bay Cafe
Zoe Wells, Owner & Front of House Manager, La Petite Maison
Dannielle Knutson, Owner & Operator, Olympia Oyster House, Budd Bay Cafe, River's Edge Restaurants
Kerri Simon, Co-Owner, JP’s 316 Bistro
Patty Belmonte, CEO, Hands On Children’s Museum