What is it?

The East Bay Innovation Awards celebrates the cutting-edge innovators in business that make the East Bay one of the preeminent regions of innovation in the nation.

The East Bay Economic Development Alliance along with the San Francisco Business Times celebrate and award companies that most contribute to the East Bay's culture of innovation. The Awards will produce a prestigious cohort of award recipients each year and will also make a special effort to recognize the up-and-coming innovators who will have opportunities to be leaders in the East Bay in future years.

Nominations will be open on August 29th and end on September 29th, 2014.

The 2015 East Bay Innovation Awards will be hosted on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at the Fox Theater in Oakland. Scott McGrew will be presiding as the master of ceremonies.  The Clorox Company will be honored with the Legacy Award for their lasting impact on the culture of innovation in the East Bay.

See the 2014 winners in these videos:

Innovation Starts Here   Youth Radio   Henry J Kaiser