The A100 List of Asian Excellence Arrives When It’s Needed Most

It's an especially significant year for Gold House's annual celebration of AAPI talent

a collage of A100 honorees
This year's A100 list features lifetime achievement awards for the first time. Gold House/A100

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, and each year the celebration kicks off with the A100—a list of notable Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) leaders across entertainment, politics, business, fashion, sports and tech.

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