Blossom Young Tyau From Happy Valley, Maui Hawaii Cruise Industry Death

Blossom Young Tyau From Happy Valley Maui Hawaii Cruise Industry Death May 18 2017
Blossom Young Tyau
Blossom Young Tyau

Blossom Young Tyau, 94 from Happy Valley, Maui, died on May 18, 2017. Tyau worked during her lifetime for American President Lines, Prudential Lines, Delta Steamship Lines and Pearl Cruises of Scandinavia. She was the first woman appointed to represent major American and foreign registered cruise lines in public relations and sales management.

Tyau was a member of the Hawaii State Commission on the Status of Women, the University of Hawai’i East-West Center, Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii, Palolo Chinese Home, Soroptimist International of Honolulu, Honolulu Symphony Society, Kuakini Medical Auxiliary, Hawaii Chinese Civic Association, Foundation for Hawaii Women’s History, University of Hawaii’i-Manoa College of Arts and Sciences, UH-Kapi’olani CC Culinary Arts Program and Culinary Institute of the Pacific, Chinese Women’s Club, and Organization of Chinese Women.