2.Oakland is celebrate Oakland Innovation and Job Creation at the 2012 Oakland Tech Innovator Awards on October 18th. They honored local tech companies who created jobs, had innovative ideas and created a new way for cleaner energy.
As reported in The Registry Oct 22 News Release:
Nearly 300 attendees packed the Kaiser Building Roof Garden in the heart of Oakland’s Uptown District to enjoy the festivities and cheer on the winners, which included:
- Integral Group, a green engineering and building design organization, which won in the Clean Tech category: http://www.integralgroup.com/
- Online question and answer site, Ask.com, which won in the Digital Technology category: http://www.ask.com/
- Grow California, which hosts economic development conferences and links investors and entrepreneurs, which won in the Investment category:http://www.grow-california.com/
- Solar Mosaic, an online marketplace that connects investors to high-quality solarprojects, which won in the Open Data / Community category:https://solarmosaic.com/