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.