Ron Conway

The Champions Gala | SFLUXE 57

The Champions Gala

The February 1st opening of the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay was recently celebrated with a spectacular black tie event with more than 950 guests. The Champions Gala featured appearances by Tim McGraw, Kevin Spacey, the Oakland East Bay Symphony conducted by Michael Morgan, Vocal Rush, Alizma Violon Trio, and Tyia Wilson. During the event, angel investor and philanthropist Ron Conway announced a $40 million donation from himself, wife Gayle and sons Ronny, Topher and Danny, to help fund the new outpatient medical building at the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.


Bay Area Billionaires, 2014 | SFLUXE 2

Bay Area Billionaires, 2014

Today we present our 3rd Annual "Bay Area Billionaires" list for 2014, which has grown this year thanks to the thriving tech world and several high-profile IPOs.


Dinner with Dick Costolo | SFLUXE

Dinner with Dick Costolo

Moet Hennessy and the Financial Times recently hosted a dinner at Prospect in San Francisco featuring Twitter CEO Dick Costolo as the guest speaker.


From the Sea to the Stars at X Prize 2011 Gala | SFLUXE 2

From the Sea to the Stars at X Prize 2011 Gala

The X Prize Foundation recently hosted its 2011 gala at the Regency Theater in San Francisco, bringing together an eclectic mix of international entrepreneurs, philanthropists and celebrities for an evening that raised $2.7 million for the Foundation's bold vision for the future.


Dinner with Sheryl Sandberg | SFLUXE

Dinner with Sheryl Sandberg

The Moet Hennessy & Financial Times Club Dinner took place at Michael Mina this year, with Sheryl Sandberg as the honored guest and featured speaker.


Snow Flower and the Secret Fan | SFLUXE

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Vanessa Getty, Lucy Page, Anne Wojcicki, Alison Pincus and author Amy Tan recently hosted a private screening of "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" in honor of Wayne Wang and Wendi Murdoch in San Francisco.


The 2010 X-PRIZE Benefit | SFLUXE 19

The 2010 X-PRIZE Benefit

The X PRIZE Foundation hosted a Who's Who of international leaders, entrepreneurs, philanthropists and celebrities at Lucasfilm's Letterman Digital Arts Center for an extraordinary evening of entertainment, intelligence and vision.