Churchill Club will present the 6th Annual CHURCHILLS, on September 22, 2016, a magical event that highlights excellence in innovation, leadership, collaboration, and social benefit, for the purpose of inspiring others.
Honorees are selected by the Churchill Club Academy, a group of over 700 innovation community members made up of industry leaders and professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, students, faculty, and members of the press.
Each inspiring honoree will share their perspectives and insights about what is needed to innovate, lead, collaborate, and contribute to the greater good.
Legendary Silicon Valley advisor and author Geoffrey Moore will act as our master of ceremonies for one extraordinary evening that will stay with you for a lifetime.
The areas of excellence are:
LEGENDARY LEADER: JOHN CHAMBERS, CISCO SYSTEMS
For inspirational leadership and contributions to others' innovation and success
Spirit of the award: "Couldn't have done it without you"
GAME CHANGER: NETFLIX
For indispensable technology and business innovation
Spirit of the award: "You changed how things are done or viewed and there's no going back"
Appearing on behalf of Netflix will be Neil Hunt.
MAGICAL TEAM: AMAZON ECHO TEAM
For collaborative breakthroughs resulting in an irresistible product
Spirit of the award: "You guys nailed it"
Appearing on behalf of the Amazon Echo team will be Mike George and Toni Reid.
GLOBAL BENEFACTOR: REID HOFFMAN, LINKEDIN & GREYLOCK PARTNERS
For irrepressible vision and positive impact on society
Spirit of the award: "Thanks for thinking big"
MOST VALUABLE ORGANIZATION: GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS
For the rare organization that embodies all four areas of CHURCHILLS excellence
Spirit of the award: "You showed us a better way of leading, collaborating, giving, and winning: the true meaning of strength in numbers"
Appearing on behalf of the Golden State Warriors will be majority owner Joe Lacob.
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Location: Santa Clara Marriott | Santa Clara, CA
Time: Registration & Reception 5:00 PM | Banquet 6:00 PM | Program 7:00 PM
Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!
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"Global Benefactor" Award Presenter:
A special welcome to: SAP, Sapphire Ventures