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2024 Silver SPUR Awards


Silver SPUR Awards October 24, 2024


Join SPUR for an evening of inspiration at the Silver SPUR Awards!

The Bay Area’s most prominent civic event brings together elected officials, and business, civic, and philanthropic leaders to celebrate three exceptional individuals and their contributions to our communities.

Please join us in honoring our 2024 Honorees:

Chip Bergh Chip Bergh
Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Levi Strauss & Co.
World class business leader, renowned brand builder, and corporate social responsibility advocate.
Tomiquia Moss Tomiquia Moss
Secretary of the California Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency
Visionary public sector leader; dedicated to housing, homelessness prevention, consumer protection, and civil rights.
Scott Wiener Senator Scott Wiener
District 11, California State Senate
Forward-thinking policymaker committed to inclusivity, advocating for equitable housing, accessible transportation, and a sustainable climate future.

Blue Shield of California Theater at YBCA in San Francisco
4:00 p.m. Guest check-in | 4:30 p.m. Theater seating opens | 5:00 p.m. Silver SPUR Awards show begins
Cocktail party and networking reception to follow at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Register now

Interested in being the premier sponsor of the Silver SPUR Awards?
Contact Jackie Curran at [email protected] for more information.

Did you miss the action from last year? Watch Alicia John-Baptiste's (SPUR President and CEO) keynote speech.


4:00 p.m.

Guest check-in begins

4:30 p.m.

Theater seating opens

5:00 p.m.

Silver SPUR Awards show begins


Cocktail party and networking reception

2024 Honorees

Chip BerghChip Bergh
Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Levi Strauss & Co

Chip Bergh is the executive vice chairman of the Levi Strauss & Co. board, having retired as president and CEO in January 2024. Over his 12-year leadership, LS&Co. saw a remarkable turnaround, reentering the public markets with a successful IPO in March 2019 and achieving sustained business performance. Its products are sold in over 110 countries through various retail channels, with 2023 net revenues reported at $6.2 billion.

Before joining LS&Co. in 2011, Chip spent 28 years at Procter & Gamble (P&G), where he managed iconic brands, led global teams, and spearheaded the launch of Swiffer and the turnaround of Old Spice. His last role at P&G was group president for global male grooming.

In July 2017, Chip became the non-executive chairman of the board of HP Inc. He has also served on the boards of VF Corporation, the Economic Development Board of Singapore, and the Levi Strauss Foundation. Named one of the World’s Greatest Leaders by Fortune in 2019, Chip is known for his advocacy on gun-violence prevention, climate change, and social justice.

image-20230719144658-2Tomiquia Moss
Secretary of the California Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency

Tomiquia Moss was appointed by Governor Gavin Newsom as the Secretary of the Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency in November 2023, and sworn in on February 14, 2024. She oversees 12 entities responsible for housing, homelessness, consumer protection, and civil rights in California.

With over 20 years of experience in the nonprofit and public sectors, Tomiquia is a leader in housing, homelessness, public policy, civil rights, and community development. In 2019, she founded All Home, an organization focused on addressing homelessness and poverty in the Bay Area. Under her leadership, All Home developed regional plans, implemented new programs, and secured policy changes and funding for housing and economic security initiatives.

Previously, Tomiquia was CEO of Hamilton Families and held leadership roles under the mayors of San Francisco and Oakland. She directed the HOPE SF Initiative and the San Francisco Community Justice Center. In 2022, she was appointed to the California Interagency Council on Homelessness and now co-chairs it as BCSH Secretary.

Tomiquia holds a Master’s in Public Administration from Golden Gate University and lives in Oakland with her family.

Scott WienerSenator Scott Wiener
District 11, California State Senate

Senator Scott Wiener represents San Francisco and northern San Mateo County in the California State Senate. Elected in 2016, Senator Wiener focuses extensively on housing, transportation, civil rights, criminal justice reform, clean energy, and alleviating poverty. He chairs the Senate Budget Committee and is Co-Chair of the California Legislative Jewish Caucus. He is a past Chair of the California Legislative LGBTQ Caucus and the Senate Housing Committee.

Before his election to the Senate, Senator Wiener served as a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, representing the district previously represented by Harvey Milk. He also chaired the San Francisco County Transportation Authority. Before taking public office, Senator Wiener practiced law for fifteen years, including nearly a decade as a Deputy City Attorney in the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office. He also served in a number of community leadership roles, including co-chair of the San Francisco LGBT Community Center and on the national Board of Directors of the Human Rights Campaign.

Senator Wiener has lived in San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood since 1997. He received degrees from Duke University and Harvard Law School and was a Fulbright Scholar in Santiago, Chile.


Sponsorship matrix

Important Sponsorship Deadlines

Monday, August 09

Recognition in SPUR's magazine, The Urbanist

Monday, August 09

Recognition in the first San Francisco Business Times ad (1 of 3)

Monday, August 26

Recognition in print invitation

Friday, September 13

Recognition in the second San Francisco Business Times ad (2 of 3)

Friday, September 27

Recognition in the third San Francisco Business Times ad (3 of 3)

Monday, October 14

Recognition in the printed event program, signage, and slideshow

Monday, October 21

Verbal recognition of your contribution at the event

Yes, I want to sponsor the Silver SPUR Awards

For more information about sponsoring Silver SPUR, please email Jackie Curran at [email protected]







2024 Supporters

Sponsors as of July 8, 2024

Refund Policy

Sponsorship payments: Will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

Auxiliary Services

If, in order to participate in a SPUR event, you need auxiliary aids or services for a disability (e.g., qualified interpreter, qualified reader, written materials, taped texts) please submit your request five business days before the event to [email protected] or 415-781-8726 x132. SPUR will work with you in identifying effective auxiliary aids or services that it can provide. If you need to cancel your request, please notify SPUR at least two business days before the event.