The Vail Daily reports the 2012 inductees include former Sunlight Mountain Resort general manager Tom Jankovsky and lawyer Bill Bergman, who helped develop the Keystone ski area.
Also being formally inducted in October are Colorado Ski Country USA Ski Lift Program founder Jerry Gart, ski writer John Meyer, former Vail Chief Operating Officer Paul Testwuide and Ralph Walton, who helped Crested Butte Mountain Resort grow.
Dawson was adopted from an orphanage in South Korea by two ski instructors from Vail and went on to win the bronze in freestyle moguls at the 2006 Winter Olympics. He is now a coach for the South Korean national ski team.
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