PIA, founded by Pia Øien Cohler, recently opened at 414 Jackson Street in San Francisco with a party attended by Dr. Priscilla Chan Zuckerberg, Nicole Systrom, Alison Pincus, and other tech industry notables and leading tastemakers.
Festivities continued throughout the area, celebrating the contributions civic leader, painter, and legendary singer, Tony Bennett has made.
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.
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.
Moet Hennessy and the Financial Times recently hosted a dinner at Prospect in San Francisco featuring Twitter CEO Dick Costolo as the guest speaker.
The new Zynga headquarters in San Francisco recently opened its doors for Fortune Magazine to celebrate the 2011 Fortune 40 Under 40 list, which highlights business’s hottest rising stars under 40 years of age.
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.
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.
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 5th Annual Tipping Point Community benefit, for 2011, raised $6.5 million to prevent poverty in the Bay Area.
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.
Quince was the setting for one of the prestigious Moet Hennessy & Financial Times Club dinner which was held in San Francisco for the first time this year.
Our friends at “Haute Living” magazine have released their 2010 list of the 100 most…