Presenting Sponsor


The Marin Community Foundation connects the people who want to make a difference in the world with the organizations that can effect change, locally and across the globe. It partners with more than 500 individuals and families to transform their philanthropic dreams into reality, and its team of philanthropic experts and world-class investment advisors makes their charitable giving strategic, easy and, most importantly, personally significant.

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100 People Who Care

Innovator Showcase

100+ People Who Care: Marin County (100MARIN) is a circle of like-minded, philanthropic individuals who are dedicated to enhancing the support and awareness of Marin County nonprofits. Founded in January 2015, the group has over 120 members and a host of additional local enthusiasts. 100MARIN was created by CORE, a group of local, community-minded business professionals, with the following complementary objectives: To increase each circle member’s overall giving impact and to develop and strengthen the network of individuals who are passionate about the local non-profit community


Innovator Showcase

Allerkids is the most comprehensive and trustworthy online store of allergy-friendly foods for kids. We offer a variety of delicious, healthy, safe and kid-friendly products, free from dairy, eggs, nuts, soy, fish, shellfish, wheat, gluten, sugar, GMO and more. Our products are sourced from reputable manufacturers throughout the US and Europe, utilizing a stringent selection process for utmost safety and quality.

AllerKids goes beyond products. Our community is comprised of thousands of parents who support each other on their journey towards giving their child the most fun, safe, and delightful childhood.

AllerKids is dedicated to creating an inclusive culture for the 1 in 13 children in the United States that are affected by food allergies. We are founded on the belief that the health and happiness of a future society, is fundamentally based on the well being of its children.


Innovator Showcase

At Asensei, we are passionate about democratizing access to world-class sport coaching, by instrumenting athletes with smart garments, and delivering coaching and education on behalf of coaches, through an intelligent personal AI.  See what we do HERE

Barker &


Barker& is honored to be among the firms supporting TEDxMarin.

We provide CEO/Founder coaching for innovators and leaders in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our doors opened in Marin in 1990, after 15 years in Silicon Valley. We concentrated on marketing communications and had the pleasure of working with many of America’s best known brands. In 2013, seeing that greater strategic depth would better serve our clients, we created and began delivering a unique system of tools to discern opportunities, enhance outreach, increase revenue, and develop best practices. With that system we help innovators and leaders fulfill on their possibilities.

Bay Club


Founded in 1977, The Bay Club (formerly Western Athletic Clubs) is an active lifestyle and hospitality company with a network of 24 modern country clubs across 10 campuses—five in Northern California (Marin, San Francisco, Redwood Shores, Silicon Valley and Los Gatos) and five in Southern California (Santa Barbara, San Diego and three in Los Angeles). With 60,000 square feet of luxurious facilities located in the scenic North Bay, Bay Club Marin is your everyday active lifestyle escape and home of the Sanctuary Spa. As part of the Marin Campus, members have access to the only squash courts in Marin, innovative group classes such as MyRide+, Pilates, a 25-yard indoor pool, and our team of certified personal trainers. We also offer complimentary childcare to help you get the most out of your workout.

Whatever you need to live life to the happiest, it’s all at the Bay Club.


Gold Sponsor

BioMarin provides breakthrough treatments to patients around the world suffering from rare genetic diseases and develops and commercializes innovative biopharmaceuticals for serious diseases and medical conditions. At BioMarin, our strategy is to develop first-to-market or best-in-class therapies which make big differences in the lives of the small number of patients suffering from serious or rare orphan diseases.

Blue Practice


Blue Practice is a collection of senior-level creative and strategic communications specialists. Over two decades, we’ve collectively launched and helped brand more than 200 technology companies and products, built broad advocacy coalitions, and managed national marketing initiatives and product launches in the fields of technology, consumer goods, sustainability, architecture and design.

At Blue Practice, we use our collective expertise toward supporting tomorrow’s transformative technologies and products. We hope to help promote the innovations and ideas that will solve crucial global issues and move markets to sustainability.

Bob Johns Editing


Bob Johns Edit works with filmmakers and speakers to turn their recorded footage into a smooth finished product ready for distribution.
Projects include dramatic, informational/promotional and music pieces. Areas Bob Johns Edit can help you with include dialog cleanup, music editing, mixing, color correction and titling, uploading to the web (YouTube, iPlayerHD), capturing and converting files for editing, and tightening up existing pieces. Contact Bob at



All great brands begin with ideas. We combine an understanding of you, your audiences and your competition to develop your brand platform and key strategies for your success. Successful brands have a memorable voice. We help you identify what you need to say and how to say it. Exceptional brands are instantly recognizable. We bring your brand to life in compelling and unforgettable ways.

California Film Institute


The California Film Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to celebrating and promoting film and media arts through the presentation of the internationally acclaimed Mill Valley Film Festival, now in it’s 39th year, the ongoing cultivation of the next generation of filmmakers and film lovers through CFI Education, which features a broad range of activities, including screenings, Q&A sessions and seminars with top international and local filmmakers & industry professionals as well as a rich program of classes and hands-on-workshops. Additionally, CFI acts as a year-round film-centric town hall with a diverse calendar of programming at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, one of the leading non-profit independent theatres in the country. The art of storytelling through film enables CFI to touch 275k guests throughout the year with films and events that entertain as well as address a breadth of social, environmental and cultural issues.

The California Film Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and is largely donor and member supported. Your membership provides key support for our mission of celebrating and promoting film as art and education. For more information about membership visit