The Cal baseball team, one of the oldest and most storied programs on campus was cut unexpectedly. It took a magical season from the Bears and a massive fundraising effort from alumni to bring it back from the precipice. This is the story of that saga.
High-tech fashion startup AlbertMing generated serious buzz in 2011, launching their label with revolutionary menswear Naked Suits and Arctic Shirts. With awesome celebrity & press endorsements in the bag, they are poised to own the moment in 2012.
What a year for the meta-startup! H&F took off, more than doubling membership with 3k new members in the Bay Area alone. They're hacking it together with innovative events, awesome speakers, and real startup resources... Beast Mode in 2012.
I didn't know Mr. Hellman by name until his passing, but he has clearly touched many aspects of many lives, including mine. A musician, athlete, financier, and philanthropist, he was truly a great San Franciscan and human being.