Wi-Fi Alliance Hall of Fame

Wi-Fi Alliance® recognizes outstanding contributions of individuals and companies who further the innovation and development of Wi-Fi® technologies and markets. Their contributions bring
Wi-Fi Alliance closer to connecting everyone and everything, everywhere, and their dedication to advancing programs and technologies help proliferate Wi-Fi worldwide.

Wi-Fi Champion

Recognizing individuals who have made Wi-Fi a priority at their organizations, have championed availability of more unlicensed spectrum, and have been vocal in their support of Wi-Fi as a critical technology for advanced connectivity

       
2020 Ajit Pai    
2019

Brett Guthrie
Doris Matsui

Julius Knapp
Jerry McNerney

Bob Latta
Michael O’Rielly


 

Industry Impact

Recognizing outstanding member companies who have provided sustained service and significant contributions to the Wi-Fi Alliance mission and the Wi-Fi industry over the last year

       
2020 Apple
CommScope
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
NXP Semiconductors
Broadcom Corporation
Facebook
Intel Corporation
Qualcomm

Cisco Systems
Google
Microsoft


 

Quality of Service

Recognizing individuals demonstrating effective leadership and exemplary service to Wi-Fi Alliance and the Wi-Fi industry through active involvement in three or more programs over a period of at least five years

       
2020

Gabor Bajko
Manish Kumar

Thomas Derham Vinko Erceg
2019 Carlos Cordeiro

Chris Hartman

 
2017

Mark Hamilton

   
2014

Alan Berkema

Bill Carney

 
2013

Hideyuki Suzuki

   
2012

Daniel Borges
Paul Lambert
Ian Sherlock

Clint Brown
Jouni Malinen
Graham Smith

Myron Hattig
Mike Montemurro
Dave Stephenson

2009

David Cohen
Paul Feinberg
Pratik Mehta
Mike Paljug
Jim Raab
Sarosh Vesuna

Andy Davidson
Amer Hassan
Geri Mitchell-Brown
Stephen Palm
Dorothy Stanley
Frank Whetten

Rolf de Vegt
Paul Meche
Andrew Myles
Liam Quinn
Ko Tagashi


 

Mission Specialist

Recognizing individuals who have made exemplary contributions to Wi-Fi Alliance and its mission for at least five years, demonstrating outstanding leadership and developing significant initiatives for our organization or the Wi-Fi industry

       
2020

Chuck Lukaszewski

Stephen Orr Chris Szymanski
2019

Mary Brown

 

 
2015

Tomoya Yamaura

   
2013

Heather Gao

 

 
2012

Dave Case
Yoshikazu Kobayashi

Matthew Gast
Bruce Kraemer

Rich Kennedy
John Roman