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.
British Vogue has coined a new term, SWAGs, or “Silicon’s Wives and Girlfriends,” in an article featuring Marissa Mayer, Alison Pincus, Allison Speer, Bita Daryabari, Juliet de Baubigny, and others.
Guests of the 4th annual Moet Hennessy Financial Times Club dinner in San Francisco got the unique honor of dining at The Battery, the new private club founded by Michael and Xochi Birch, weeks before its highly anticipated opening.
Chelsea Clinton was the featured speaker, with Silicon Valley business leaders Sheryl Sandberg and Dave Goldberg in attendance, at theFull Circle Fund’s 2nd annual igNITE gala on November 16th, 2012, celebrating the new model of philanthropy in the Bay Area.
“The evening is far more important than simply raising money for worthy causes,” said Kiki Mills Johnston, CEO of Full Circle Fund. “Our supporters and our partners are looking at innovative ways to create systemic change and, in the process, improve the lives of millions of people for generations to come. This is the new model of philanthropy, where the ideas we can generate are far more powerful than the money we can raise.”
Visit the Full Circle Fun at FullCircleFund.org for more information.
The Moet Hennessy & Financial Times Club Dinner took place at Michael Mina this year, with Sheryl Sandberg as the honored guest and featured speaker.
Vanity Fair has made it official – San Francisco is the new center of the Universe for power and influence in business.
Enjoy the most complete coverage from the opening of the Balenciaga and Spain exhibit at the de Young Museum in San Francisco, with Gwyneth Paltrow, Anna Wintour, and Orlando Bloom!
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg recently spoke at the TEDWomen conference in Washington, where she gave advice on women succeeding in the workplace.
Philanthropic leaders recently came together at the Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos to raise nearly $1 million to support the Somaly Mam Foundation.