Presenting Sponsor


Our mission is to ensure the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all. An Internet that truly puts people first, where individuals can shape their own experience and are empowered, safe and independent. At Mozilla, we’re a global community of technologists, thinkers and builders working together to keep the Internet alive and accessible, so people worldwide can be informed contributors and creators of the Web. We believe this act of human collaboration across an open platform is essential to individual growth and our collective future. Read the Mozilla Manifesto to learn even more about the values and principles that guide the pursuit of our mission. Mozilla is proud to be a sponsor of TEDxMarin.

10,000 Degrees

Innovator Showcase

10,000 Degrees provides a comprehensive pipeline of programs and resources to help students access, enroll and successfully complete college. All of our programs serve students from low income households and many of our participants are the first in their family to enroll in college.

Alumni return to serve as mentors, staff, Board and ambassadors. This innovative and successful pipeline of programs is generously funded by individuals, corporations, and foundations and provided in partnership with local schools and districts as well as local community based organizations.

10,000 Degrees Institute

College Day Tours

Cash for College Workshops

College & Financial Aid Counseling

College Success

Amy Slater Consulting


A keynote speaker, best selling author, corporate consultant, and business branding coach, Amy Slater has been the epitome of a woman entrepreneur.

For 25 years, Amy has worked for some of the greatest brands in technology. Names like AT&T, Cable and Wireless, Cisco, Salesforce and TiVo.

In 2016, Amy left corporate America behind. Time to become a brand herself !, Amy Slater Consulting was born. From corporate boardrooms, to event stages, to one-on-one executive coaching, Amy is making a name for herself as a full service consulting firm in the world of business, communication, and branding. And even with all that, she still found time to publish her first book last year, “Moments – Magic, Miracles, And Martinis, How To Move Forward In Times Of Uncertainty.”

Amy is a resident of the Bay Area, a mom to three beautiful daughters, and a proud sponsor of TEDxMarin. If you would like to learn more about her, her work, and/or her book, please visit her website at

Armstrong Garden Centers


Armstrong Garden Center in San Anselmo strives to better our environment through sound business practices that focus on customers, associates and our planet. Armstrong has a rich history of providing products that are safe and responsible, and we will continue this commitment.

Understanding that consumers have busy lives but also want to help the environment, Armstrong offers consumers eco-friendly solutions like the recycled bottle packs, biodegradable bags, waterwise plants, organically-grown vegetables and herbs in biodegradable pots.

Each Armstrong Associate who serves you in our garden centers is an “owner” because Armstrong Garden Centers is employee-owned. Naturally, as owners, we take great pride in, and responsibility for the high-quality service and expertise we provide. Our Associates don’t just “work for Armstrong”—we are owners working for you, our customers.

When you shop with us, you can be proud that you’re supporting a locally-owned and operated company. We hope you will visit us soon.

Audi Marin

Premier Sponsor

Audi Marin is one of the top performing Audi dealerships in the United States and has proudly served Marin County and its surrounding areas for over 25 years. We are located in northern California and currently hold a Magna Society status, a status awarded by Audi corporate to their top performing dealers.

Our mission is generally focused on customer delight, innovation and positive experiences. We go above and beyond to earn customer loyalty. With an outstanding sales, service experience, integrity, and enthusiasm we focus on meeting and striving to exceed customers’ expectations.

It’s no mystery what makes our Audi dealership so special. Our friendly and professional staff works every day to assure that buying and maintaining your car is as efficient and stress-free as possible. Rest assured that you’ll always be treated like family as we strive to serve the automotive needs of drivers around Oakland, San Francisco, Marin County, and Sonoma County.— see more at: Audi Marin is proud to support TEDxMarin.


Premier Sponsor

Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. For more information visit or follow @autodesk.


Innovator Showcase

OUR MISSION: At Awair, our mission is to empower you with the knowledge, motivation, and confidence to be healthy and thrive in your surroundings. Awair’s products and experiences are designed to track and improve your indoor air quality, helping to create optimal environments for your home, office and other spaces. The goal is to fundamentally change how we design, build and manage our living spaces.

OUR PRODUCTS: Awair tracks chemicals and toxins in your air and gives you personalized recommendations to help you keep it clean and safe. Whether you suffer from allergies, asthma, eczema, bad sleep or you just want to keep your air clean and safe, Awair equips you with what you need to take control of your environment. Visit us at

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. We are proud to be a sponsor of TEDxMarin.

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.