Past Events

Sixth Annual SBC Industry Achievement Awards

Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. SBC Industry Achievement Awards Celebration

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Celebrate Earth Day Week with a fun and festive reception and award’s celebration presented at
The Moss Theatre at New Roads School at 
The Herb Alpert Educational Village
3131 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica, California 90404.
The Moss TheatrePresented at The New Roads School at The Herb Alpert Educational Village

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Announcing inspirational remarks
and award presenter
for Bob Goldberg                                                                                     

Musician & Activist                                                                                                                                                                                     The event also features remarks from this year's honorees:

Van Jones  Kabira Stokes

Van Jones
Founder and President
the Dream Corps
CNN Political Commentator


Kabira Stokes
Homeboy Recycling

Mike Sullivan  Bob Goldberg

Mike Sullivan


Bob Goldberg
CEO & Founder
Follow Your Heart

Gunnar Lovelace
Seedling Award Presenter
Gunnar Lovelace
Founder, Co-CEO-Thrive Market
Co-Founder, Chairman, Love Heals
Presenter Sustainable Business Award
Brianna Brown
Actress, Founder and CEO
of 501c3 nonprofit The New Hollywood
Maranda Pleasant
Presenter of the Sustainable
Plant-based Restaurant Award
Maranda Pleasant
Mantra Yoga + Health
ORIGIN Magazine
REAL Magazine
Thrive Magazine

Richard Bloom
Presenter of the Supporter
Honoree Award
Assemblyman Richard Bloom



Boise Thomas
TV/Live Event Host, Actor
and Polymath

 Steve Glenn
Award Presenter for
Public Activist Award
Steve Glenn
SBC Chair, Managing Director, LivingHomes
CEO, Plant Prefab
Marci Zaroff
EcoStyle Host Marci Zaroff
ECOFashion Pioneer and Founder, Under the Canopyand Metawear
 Kiernan Kit
Awards DEMO Showcaser Host 
Kiernan Kit
Founder, Truth for Gold


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Sustainable Business Consultant
Zero Waste Event Expert Extraordinaire

Sara Renshaw
Sara Renshaw
Green Life Consulting

  • Also featuring local fare from top restaurateurs to be voted on during the SBC's People's Choice Award: Sustainable Restaurant competition.

The awards reception and ceremony salutes and spotlights Southern California companies working daily to create sustainably focused products and services that reduce ecological impact.

For the Sixth Annual SBC Industry Achievement Awards the following awards will be presented.

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 between $1 Million Dollars-$10 Million Dollars)

SBC's Sustainable Big Business Award
(Revenue over  $10 Million Dollars)

SBC's Sustainable Plant-based Restaurant Award

SBC's Sustainable Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award

SBC's Activist Award

SBC's Pioneer in Sustainability Award

SBC's Supporter Honoree Award

SBC's Climate Leader Award

The SBC Industry Achievement Awards' recipients will receive:

Mention in Full Page/Full Color
Origin Magazine Advertisement!

Platinum SBC Membership!-value $5400

The SBC Giving Tree Award Trophy which is a Ming Aralia in a solid Bamboo planter.


SBC Giving Tree
SBC Giving Tree on Display at
Inaugural recipient Miyako Hybrid Hotel

Extensive Marketing Campaign
Each award recipient will be highly publicized in an extensive marketing campaign.

Tickets are on sale now for the SBC Industry Achievement Awards Reception and Ceremony for $47 to coincide with the 47th Anniversary of Earth Day! 

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For those attending with a group of people and want to help support the SBC please consider 
Buying Cocktail Table Packages!

Salute and celebrate the award participants with a Tribute Ad that will be featured in the Tribute Book distributed at the SBC Industry Achievement Awards!
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Tickets are available at the below RSVP link.



Wednesday, April 19, 2017
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. SBC Industry Achievement Awards Celebration


Presented at New Roads School at
The Herb Alpert Educational Village
3131 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404


Parking at The New Roads School
3131 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404


$47 ticket price to coincide with the 47th Anniversary of Earth Day.

$37 ticket price for SBC Members. If you are not yet a member please consider joining. 
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SBC Board Members

Steve Glenn-(Chair,) Laura Berland, Rob Kramer,
Kathy Van Ness, Lee Wallach, Becki Ueno, Nurit Katz

Steering Committee
Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, Nadereh Afsharmanesh, Vivian Panou, Alisha Auringer, David Bronner, Audia Reggie, Nicole Landers,
Jaime Nack, Elana Pianko, and Even Birenbaum