June 2017

Co-Founders of The Passport Group Named Distinguished Alumni by Cal Poly Pomona

The award is the highest honor given by the Alumni Association and recognizes individuals who demonstrate distinguished professional achievement, community involvement and service to the university. Jeff Durham ’89 and Joey Wolosz ’92 were named the 2017 Distinguished Alumni for The Collins College of Hospitality Management.

Stalwarts and lifelong members of the hospitality industry, they founded The Passport Group, the premier full-service hospitality real estate brokerage firm in California; opened Gentleman Farmer Winery in the Napa Valley; founded The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel in Humboldt County; and started Haversack Hospitality, which manages properties ranging from full-service locales to classic American motels.

Jeff Durham & Joey Wolosz