2016 SBC Awards' Recipients and Finalists


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Announcing SolarCity's 5th Annual SBC Industry Achievement Awards' Recipients and Finalists!
*Please note that the recipients are noted in the photographs and in the list with an asterisk symbol.

SBC's Activist Award Recipient
Moby
Moby
Musician & Activist
Photo Credit: Juli Schulz

Photo Credit All Other Photos: Jon Weinberg Photography

SBC's Lifetime Achievement in Sustainability Award Recipient

(left to right)
Rose Marcario

President & CEO 
Patagonia, Inc. 

Presenter:
Steve Glenn
Chair, 
Sustainable Business Council
CEO, LivingHomes 

SBC's Lifetime Business Achievement Award  Recipient
Dr. Bronner's

(right to left)
Accepting award on behalf of Dr. Bronner's:
David Bronner
CEO
Dr. Bronner's

Presenter:
Ryland Engelhart

Co-founder
Kiss the Ground
Co-Owner and
the CIO: Chief Inspiration Officer
Cafe Gratitude

SBC's Best Public Advocate for Sustainability Award Recipient
Matthew Pedersen

Recipient:
Eric Garcetti 
Mayor 
City of LA

(left to right)
Presenter:
Jan Perry

General Manager,
City of Los Angeles 
Economic and Workforce Development Department

With the person accepting the award on behalf of Mayor Eric Garcetti
Matt Petersen, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of LA

SBC's Sustainable Seedling Small Business Award (Revenue under $100,000) 
Local Roots
(left to right)
Eric Ellestad
Founder,CEO
Local Roots

Presenter: 
Brian Mac Mahon
Sensei
Expert DOJO

SBC's Sustainable Small Business Award (Revenue between $100,000-$1 Million Dollars)
Newlight Technologies
(left to right)
Mark Herrema
CEO
Newlight Technologies

Presenter:
Zhena Muzyka
Publisher , Enliven Books
Host-CBS Radio Podcast, Change Maker
Founder, Zhena’s Gypsy Tea

SBC's Sustainable Business Award Recipient (Revenue over $1 Million Dollars)
LA Kitchen
(left to right)
Robert Egger
President
L.A. Kitchen

Presenter:
Maggie Grace
Actor/Producer
Koru Productions

SBC's B Corp Award Recipient
Out of the Box Collective
(left to right)
Jennifer Piette
CEO, Founder
Out of the Box Collective

Presenter:
Marci Zaroff, ECOfashion Pioneer,
Founder, Under the Canopy
Founder, Metawear

SBC's People's Choice Award: Sustainable Restaurant Recipient
Plant Food + Wine
(left to right)
Chef Roy Elam
Vegan Chef
Plant Food + Wine 

Matthew Kenney
Founder & CEO
Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Finalists with Recipients Noted with an Asterisk

SBC's Best Public Advocate for Sustainability Award

Silvana Vienne
Artist
Planet Earth/ Harmony Music

Tom Bowman
President
Bowman Change, Inc.
(and founder of Bowman Design Group)

Matthew Kenney
CEO and Founder
Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Taryn Hipwell
Writer/Producer & EcoDiva
CEO EcoDivas LLC

Gregory Wendt
Co-Founder
Living Economy Advisors

Jonathan Parfrey
Executive Director
Climate Resolve

Kimberly King-Burns
Managing Partner
convergenz/solutions

*Eric Garcetti
Mayor
City of Los Angeles

Henry Stern
Senior Counsel
California State Senate
UCLA Law Lecturer
California State Senate Select Committee on Climate Change and AB 32

Spencer Brown
Founder and Chief Tree Hugger
Rent A Green Box and Eco Mattress Bags
and Eco Laundry Bags

Tiffany Paige
Creator/Host/Producer
Green With Tiffany

SBC's Sustainable Seedling Small Business Award (Revenue under $100,000) 

Kaibae

Hnina, Inc.

Organically At Your Best

Everblaze, Inc.

Native State Foods, Inc.

Dr.Brite

*Local Roots

Beer Kissed

CURRENT EV

Hattie Hats

MADE IN PONO

Good Planet Innovation

SupplyOcean

SBC's Sustainable Small Business Award (Revenue between $100,000-$1 Million Dollars)

Dental Healing, Holistic Oral Health and Wellness, with Chester Yokoyama, DDS

Pick My Solar

Sustainable Source Studios - Los Angeles

Plan It Green Printing

Zatik Inc.

Chai Energy

AquaBio Environmental Technologies, Inc.

*Newlight Technologies

Vital Hemp

AMELLA

Aspire

LA Relaxed

Big Imagination Group

Ojai Energetics

Creative Visions

REthink Development

SBC's Sustainable Business Award (Revenue over $1 Million Dollars)

*L.A. Kitchen

OriginClear, Inc.

Repurpose, Inc.

Ayyeka

River LA

SnackNation

Entrade

PermaCity Solar

REV

Barnana

Hive Lighting

Six Rivers Brewery

Burke Agro de Nicaragua S.A.

Golden Door

Miracle Noodle

Kreation Organic

Thrive Market

SHORE HOTEL
 

SBC's B Corp Award

*Out of the Box Collective

Dogeared

AoSA inc

Evelina Eco Events

PLUSfoam

Beanfields, PBC

REthink Development

Barnana

Ojai Energetics
 

SBC's People's Choice Award: Sustainable Restaurant

*Plant Food + Wine

Locali

Kyes

Judges:

SBC's Best Public Advocate for Sustainability Award

SBC's Sustainable Seedling Small Business Award (Revenue under $100,000) 

SBC's Sustainable Small Business Award (Revenue between $100,000-$1 Million Dollars)

 

SBC's Sustainable Business Award (Revenue over $1 Million Dollars)

SBC's B Corp Award

SBC's People's Choice Award: Sustainable Restaurant