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The 2022 East Bay Innovation Awardees

The 2022 East Bay Innovation Awardees

Oakland, California – On August 4, 2022, more than 400 people gathered at the Fox Theater in downtown Oakland for the 2022 East Bay Innovation Awards, an event recognizing business and civic entrepreneurs and leaders of dynamic businesses and organizations here in our...

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East Bay Summer 2022 Staff Picks

East Bay Summer 2022 Staff Picks

Redwoods, wineries, museums, street festivals, historical sites, the East Bay is brimming with summertime fun for everyone. Here are some of the favorite summertime activities, experiences, and places to go in the East Bay from East Bay EDA staff. We hope to see you there!...

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The 2022 East Bay Innovation Awards Nominees

The 2022 East Bay Innovation Awards Nominees

Oakland, California – The East Bay Innovation Awards continues to highlight the ground-breaking companies and organizations contributing to the East Bay’s legacy of innovation. This year, nearly 200 nominations were submitted in 10 competitive award categories, including...

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Supporting East Bay Small Business

Supporting East Bay Small Business

More than two years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, our world and region still face a multiplicity of challenges and unknowns. This is especially true for East Bay small businesses, many of which were racked by public health orders requiring them to temporarily...

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Women Leading the East Bay: Tess Lengyel, ACTC

Women Leading the East Bay: Tess Lengyel, ACTC

In celebration of Women's History Month in March and throughout the year, East Bay EDA will periodically highlight women leaders in the East Bay in our blog series "Women Leading the East Bay." Take a moment to read some of our conversation with Tess Lengyel, Executive...

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Moving the East Bay Forward

Moving the East Bay Forward

In September 2021, East Bay EDA released East Bay Forward, a regional economic assessment and roadmap for economic recovery focused on strategic priorities that are intended to spur long-term growth that is more inclusive, resilient, and sustainable. Underpinning these...

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