Thanks to our 2017 Partners
TEDx is about innovation, the future, and keeping people in dialogue. When I think about what a community foundation is doing, more than anything else, is helping citizens identify the most important factors that will lead to the best collective future.
Ron Gallo, CEO
Thanks to the Friends of TEDxSantaBarbara
Charles Engelhard Foundation
The Tucker Family
Hani Zeini & Family
Thanks to Bourke Wealth Management for supporting us two years in a row, we appreciate your enthusiasm.
Impact Hub is the clubhouse for TEDx meetings, rehearsals and gatherings. Thanks to the entire team for all your help.
Thanks Tolman and Wiker for helping us with our risk management and protecting us and our volunteers while we’re hard at work.
Thanks CLU and the School of Management for always supporting our efforts to grow and build a community of ideas.
Christopher from PXLpod, has built our websites and overseen our complete technology needs, since we started in 2010. Thanks.
Thanks to Marshall for using Maya to create an amazing animation to illustrate our theme, Outside In.
Thanks to the Independent for being a great media partner for us this year. We appreciate all the exposure.
Thanks for the second year to our friends at TrackR for giving our participants an innovative gift of one of their trackers.
Thanks to the Santa Barbara Inn for providing our out of town guests a lovely spot right on the beach. They loved it.
Jennifer, you’re the best. You are a Team Leader, a Volunteer, a fan of the talks and a generous Friend of TEDx.
What a great idea it is to partner with a major brand when connecting our guests to local restaurants. Thanks.
Did you notice the fantastic flowers around the event? These arrangements were lovingly created just for us.
Any idea how many linens you need for a TEDx? A lot. Thanks to our friends at Mission Linen for the tableclothes.
Support comes in interesting ways. Balance lent us their offices to store things to make them easy to access.
Our new favorite tote bags are the ones donated by Earthpack. They were exactly what we were looking for. Thanks.
Thanks Arrow for underwriting the snacks for our participants at the simulcast at Impact Hub. They were delicious.
Thanks Carlyle for donating expert hair and make-up services for our speakers and host. They looked fantastic.
Each year we put up a wall with our partners and logo on it so participants can take pictures and share. Thanks SBIFF for loaning us yours.
Tastes of TEDx
For the 4th show in a row we’ve counted on the delicious coffee donated by our friends at Bona Fide. Thanks.
Thanks to John and Tri County for again donating healthy snacks and fresh fruit for our speakers and participants. Yum.
When you’re in the Funk Zone, drop in and say thanks to Martin for his donation of wine to our Summer Soiree.
Best pickles ever. Thanks for adding tasty treats to our various meals throughout the show. Delicious.
Thanks Sparrow for the refreshing lemon sparkling (caffeinated) water. What a lovely flavor surprise.
We were introduced to these chips from SLO and fell in love. Thanks for your support this second year.
Did you taste the plant-based dessert from Reveri at the afterparty? Wow. We wish the best for this new startup.
Best name for a cake company and new partner for TEDx. These tasty bites went fast at the afterparty.
Thanks to Marge and the SB Public Market for helping us with our inaugural Meet The Speakers event. A great success.
Thanks Gassini for providing spectacular wines for pouring at our afterparty. We appreciate your support.
Kimberly juiced several batches of amazing combinations to delight our participants during the morning.
Thanks to our friends at Bulletproof for supplying our speakers with high octane fuel, and the treats for the gift bags.
Second year we’ve hosted the fine olive oils from il fustino. Thank you for staffing the tasting table too.
Christopher makes small batches of popcorn and has been donating to us for four show now. Thank you so much.
We can’t get enough of these almonds and neither could our speakers. They enjoyed snacking during rehearsals.
Thanks for bringing you oak-fired oven to our Speaker Mixer. We all enjoyed these treats and will visit you in Santa Ynez soon.
Thanks for helping us feed the masses at our afterparty. A perfect collection of taste treats for our guests.
Thanks for being one of the places for our Lunch Adventure and helping host our Speakers Brunch on Sunday.
Thanks Viva for making our buffet of Mexican foods complete with your tantalizing taco bar. Delicious.