South Coast Business & Technology Awards honor five
An international medical nonprofit, the chairman of Oracle Corp. and a top female software entrepreneur will be honored at the region’s biggest business and technology fundraiser.
The South Coast Business & Technology Awards Dinner in Santa Barbara is in its 16th year. Regularly drawing more than 600 guests and 70 corporate sponsors to Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort, it nets more than $130,000 that the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara awards to Santa Barbara County students to pursue higher education.
This year’s winners are SEE International for Excellence in Service, Moseley Associates CEO Jamal Hamdani for Executive of the Year, Lynda.com founder Lynda Weinman for Entrepreneur of the Year, Network Hardware Resale for Company of the Year and Oracle Corp. chairman and University of California, Santa Barbara, alumnus and donor Jeff Henley for the group’s Pioneer Award.