East Bay Innovation Awards Ceremony 2014
The restored Fox Theater
3-D printed trophies designed, produced, & donated by
Fathom & Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Mistress of Ceremonies Sherry Hu excites the crowd.
East Bay EDA Chair & Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson.
House of Ramen jazz combo from Berkeley High School keeps it lively.
Legacy Award: Kaiser Permanente's Barbara Crawford
with Jim Foley of Wells Fargo
Advanced Manufacturing: Dr. Jens Vogel of Boehringer Ingleheim
with Zack Wasserman of Wendel Rosen Black & Dean.
Clean Tech: Byron Benton of IBEW & NECA
with Soraa's Tom Caulfield.
Education: Linda Kikelis & Estephania Franco of Techbridge
with Nicole Rigg of Chevron.
Engineering & Design: Meyer Sound's founders Helen & Tom Meyer
with Rich Rankin of Lawrence Livermore National Lab.
Food: Back to the Roots Nikhil Arora and Alejandro Velez
with James Paxson of Hacienda.
Information/Communication Technology: Michelle Munson & Serban Sumi of Aspera
with Dr. Kathy Yelick of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Life Sciences: Dr. Bert Lubin of Children's Hospital Research Center
with Kevin Pegels of Bayer
Catalyst: Youth Radio's Jabari Gray & Kenny Foster
with Chuck Ramnujam from Bank of America.
U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee & YMCA President Robert Wilkins.