Recipients of the 2019 Breakthrough Prize were celebrated recently at a glittering awards ceremony held at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View.
Celebrities such as Seth McFarlane, Pharrell Williams, Russell Crowe, Hilary Swank, Lily Collins and Christina Aguilera recently joined Silicon Valley’s tech elite in celebrating the annual Breakthrough Prize.
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.
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.
Tipping Point Community, the Bay Area’s leading poverty-fighting organization, raised $6 million during its recently held annual benefit for 2010.