Limited table sponsorships available, http://www.inspiration-awards.com, or contact Executive Director Shaun Tai, firstname.lastname@example.org, 925.297.9370. #IA2015
#Grateful --- Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center (ODALC) selected as one of 10 non-profits to attend Kaiser Permanente's Community Giving Campaign Kick-Off! Georgia & Andrew (and Ambrosia) shared our work with nearly 400 Kaiser employees and physicians; excited to receive such positive feedback about our #InspireOakland city-wide billboard campaign!
Tickets available at http://ia2015.eventbrite.com or message me for sponsorship details. Photo by Andrew Warren for Oakland Digital, 2015.
Photo credit: Carol Perez, Linda Poeng, and Oakland Digital Staff, 2015.
Other inspiring #BayArea organizations receiving funding include: Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland, Youth Radio, Playworks, Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco, East Oakland Youth Development Center, The Hidden Genius Project, and East Bay College Fund. Let's Go Warriors! #DubNation #WarriorsGround #Hoops4Kids #InspireOakland #OaklandDigital
On this special night, we recognize four Bay Area champions:
- Golden State Warriors Community Foundation, Executive Director Jose Gordon [Community Leader]
- California State University East Bay (CSUEB), President Dr. Leroy M. Morishita [Business Leader]
- Laney College, President Dr. Elñora Webb [Education Leader]
- VSCO, Co-Founder & CEO Joel Flory [Technology Leader]
Featuring an exclusive dinner, live entertainment headlined by R&B sensation Netta Brielle, and full-access to the awards ceremony hosted by KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area’s Emily Turner.
Limited table sponsorships available, http://www.inspiration-awards.com, or contact Executive Director Shaun Tai, email@example.com, 925.297.9370.
Special thanks to San Jose State University & Vanessa Gongora for filming; each of the 60 students inspired me!
If interested, by October 31, 2015, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org(925) 297-9731
S/O Team Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center (ODALC) + Twitter SF! Photos by Linda Poeng, Wilson Tai, Yudy Herrera, and Oakland Digital Staff, 2015.
- Oakland Digital (ODALC)Executive Director, 2009 - present
1224 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA 94612
2014: Feb. 2014, Shaun, in partnership with AT&T’s 28 Days Campaign for Black History Month, produced 11,570 pieces of digital media content (social currency) that yielded over 90 million impressions.
2013: May 22nd, Shaun selected to keynote SJSU’s Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Graduation Ceremony & Orientation addressing 1,700 students.
2012: Shaun led the expansion of a workforce development program spanning 3 cities, 5 educational institutions, empowering 400 underserved students, and receiving 4,110,000 bulletin impressions [odalc.org, 2012].
2011: Oct. 27th, Shaun recognized by California State University, East Bay as a ‘Hometown Hero’ featured on Comcast Newsmakers / CNN Headline News [csueastbay.edu, 2011].
2011: Mar. 25th, Shaun organized the first ever “Social Media for Small Business” at Oakland City Hall aimed at helping economically disadvantaged small business owners [examiner.com, 2011].
2010: Oct. 2nd, Shaun's video “Tweedia Day 2010: Warriors Media Day” was the second most tweeted video in sports [ZOCIALtv, 2010].
2009: Jul. 31st, Shaun founded Oakland Digital (ODALC), a non-profit corporation that empowers underserved citizens to succeed in the digital economy [irs.gov, 2009].
2008: Shaun successfully documented the history of Bay Area urban culture, creating an online campaign that exceeded 14-million video views [SFBG, 2009].
2007: McCall Design Group partnered with Shaun on an award-winning, green-building design for affordable and sustainable second-unit housing in Northern California [Public Architecture, 2007].
2003-2006: Shaun obtained his second and third education degrees: BS in Advertising Management and MA in Architectural & Urban Design [SJSU, 2006].
1998-2002: Shaun obtained his first education degree: BA in Digital Graphics [CSUEB, 2002].
2001: Shaun co-founded an award-winning automotive group that was the sole influence for the $155-million grossing movie “The Fast and the Furious” [Guardian UK, 2001].
• Creative Strategist: planning, directing and executing campaigns.
• Tech Philanthropist: devoting resources to promote technology for social good.
• eMarketeer: creating, communicating and delivering value to the customer, online.
- San José State UniversityMaster of Science, 2005 - 2007
- San José State UniversityBachelor of Science, 2003 - 2005
- California State University, East BayBachelor of Arts, 1998 - 2002