Past Achievement Awards

2011 Annual Achievement Awards, October 8th

The second annual Achievement Awards took place on Saturday
October 8th at the City Club of San Francisco. 160 guests participated in the celebration of the businesses, organizations and individuals that enhance collaboration, commerce and cultural exchange between Sweden and the U.S.


Thank you all for joining SACC-SF/SV at this magnificent gala evening and our warm congratulations to the winners in the three award categories:


Business Achievement Awards – Retail Solutions, Inc.
Women’s Achievement Awards – Dr. Britt-Marie Ljung
Cultural Achievement Awards – The Scandinavian School, San Francisco


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2010 Annual Achievement Awards, October 22nd

160 guests attended and witnessed the first annual Swedish Bay Area Achievement Awards. The event turned out to be a greater success than we could ever have hoped for and the response has been outstanding. Three different awards were handed out this evening and we want to congratulate the winners.


The Award for the Most Beneficial Exchange – David Nordfors, the co-founder and executive director of the Stanford Centerfor Innovation and Communication.


The Award for the Most Cultural Enrichment – the Swedish American Library and Archives Committee.


The Award for The Swedish-American Business Achievement  - Pia Andersson and Mimi The Sardine, designer of eco-friendly bibs, aprons, bags, tabletops, splash mats and more.


Once again we would like to congratulate all winners for their outstanding achievements!


More pictures here