Johlt! Productions 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 This is the San Francisco Bay Area office for Johlt! Productions. It is a video production company that specializes in…More non-fiction television like Color Splash for HGTV, Real Estate Intervention and Dina’s Party. It won an Emmy for Best Program on three separate occasions, as well as the George Foster Peabody Award and the Broadcast Media Award.
Jeffrey Wood Music 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Jeffrey Wood is an award-winning music producer and composer with additional experience in mixing and editing, label and…More management and location recording. Mr. Wood has done work in six countries and eleven languages.
Farallon Films 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Steven Okazaki, the Academy Award-winning producer behind Farallon Films, makes movies that explore historical…More events and social issues. His films, which mostly aired on PBS and HBO, are available for purchase on the Farallon website. Call the number provided for more information.
Miottel Corporation PO Box 3450, Berkeley , CA94703 This real estate investment company owns and manages the grounds of the Miottel Museum. The museum houses one of the…More world's largest collections of luxury ocean liner memorabilia. The property features Mediterranean architecture, award-winning rose gardens and a large outdoor swimming pool.
Dolgin Franco Productions 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Gail Dolgin and Vicente Franco produce documentary films for public television. Their most famous work, Daughter…More from Danang</em>, won a Sundance Grand Jury Prize and was nominated for an Academy Award.
Nancy Kates Film & Video 2530 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Nancy Kates is a local filmmaker who specializes in feature-length documentaries. Her previous work includes Brother…More Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin, Castro Cowboy, Joining the Tribe, Married People and Going to Extremes. She also won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the 27th San Francisco International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival.
Magic Gardens 729 Heinz Ave, Berkeley, CA94710 This award-winning firm encompasses both a custom landscape-design service and a retail nursery specializing in aloes…More and succulents. Many of the plants are grown on site. Magic Nursery offers free classes every Saturday morning in drought-tolerant landscaping, edible gardens and other topics. It's located in west Berkeley near Seventh Street north of Ashby Avenue.
Promises Films 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Promises Films is an independent documentary filmmaking company creating educational films about conflict, human rights,…More social justice and history. It accepts donations on its website, where you can also sign up for email updates to learn about screenings and events and to buy its award-winning films.
Tau Kappa Epsilon 2725 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This is the fraternity house for the Nu Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon. It has living space for frat members and have a…More large kitchen and club room. It also recently won the Fraternity of the Year award from U.C. Berkeley. In addition, it holds special events like parents dinners and letter writing campaigns for the local children's hospital. It was also the first chapter of the fraternity on the west coast.
MacLeod Design & Construction 1701 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94709 MacLeod Design & Construction provides general contracting and architectural work for residential clients. It…More specializes in kitchens, bathrooms, remodeling and new construction with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. The firm is a recipient of the MacLeod/Morand Residence the Energy + Sustainability Citation Award. Visit its website to view a portfolio of its work.
MapLight.org 2223 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 This award-winning political research nonprofit shows the connection between money and politics to inform voters and…More protect the public interest. It tracks various groups' donations to particular candidates and those candidates' subsequent votes on issues affecting the donors. Currently, it tracks contributions to the US Congress and to the California legislature, though it hopes to expand to other states.
Kevin Carter Film 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 The Death of Kevin Carter is a film by Academy Award-nominated producer and director Dan Krauss. It is about a…More photojournalist in apartheid South Africa who epitomizes the tough decisions made by journalists about whether to chronicle conditions or to try to change them. Like most of Krauss's subjects, this is a nonfiction piece, commissioned for public television and one that has won numerous awards and critical acclaim.
Cynthia Bythell 2812 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 An accomplished and award-winning musician, Cynthia Bythell has released six albums, published several songs and…More performs throughout the Bay Area. Since 1991, she has also offered private voice and piano lessons to students of all skill levels, from novices to professionals. Her jazz band is available for private events. Contact her for more details.
Clarity Films 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Two time Academy Award nominee and Sundance Grand Jury Prize winner Clarity Films is a non-profit documentary filmmaking…More company specializing in films of historical and social value. All films are available for purchase by individuals or by schools who then acquire a lease on the film for the life of the DVD so that it may be publicly shown in classrooms.
East Bay Media Center 1939 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94704 These Emmy- and Peabody-award winning producers put on the Berkeley Video and Film Festival and provide various film…More training services to up-and-coming filmmakers. It holds a number of workshops and classes on such topics as screenwriting, documentary production, editing and post-production. It also does video duplication and rents equipment to independent producers; a screening room is currently being built.
Jed Riffe Films 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Jed Riffe Films is an award-winning documentary film production company focusing on contemporary social issues. It also…More works with PBS to create interactive kiosks to facilitate audience participation. Its films are available on its website and its kiosks are placed around California.
Live Oak Structural Inc 702 Harrison St, Berkeley, CA94710 Live Oak Structural is a pest-control company with environmentally friendly solutions. It offers termite inspections,…More structural pest control repairs and pest treatments that use as little pesticide as possible. It also performs general contracting work, including new deck construction, foundation replacements, and seismic strengthening. This company is a Prime Buyer's Guide Top Ten Certified Business and won the Super Service Award from Angie's List in 2009.
Copy Central 2483 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Located close to the UC Berkeley campus, this Copy Central is one of nineteen award-winning locations throughout…More California. It offers a full range of copying and printing services, including business cards, course readers, brochures, letterhead, envelopes, invitations, large format printing jobs, menus, banners, ID badges and more. Copy Central boasts fast turnaround even on large jobs, claiming to be able to print up to one million pages in 24 hours. It offers same day rush orders, free pick-up and delivery, overnight service and Internet access. Other services include binding, scanning, mail merge, shipping and DVD and CD duplication.
About Face & Body 3190 College Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 About Face & Body is a day spa that offers facials, waxing, manicures, tinting and massages. It also sells a large…More selection of facial products, essential oils and mineral makeup to help maintain the quality of your skin. It even has a special deal where you can purchase six appointments for a single service in advance, and get them at a discounted cost. About Face & Body won the Critic's Choice award for Best Massage and Waxing from the East Bay Express in 2003.
Aurora Theatre Company 2081 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94704 Aurora Theatre Company is conveniently located in downtown Berkeley, one block away from the Bart station. This intimate…More performing arts theater has been exhibiting award-winning plays and performances since 1991. Aurora Theatre offers acting opportunities for amateur performers from the Bay Area, and its stage can be rented for auditions, rehearsals and meetings. The theater shows five plays per season.
Berkeley Institute for Advanced Medical Research 2107 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA94704 Berkeley Institute for Advanced Medical Research specializes in a wide range of medical research fields. These include…More bio-artificial organs, such as the pancreas and liver, for which it was recognized with Time magazine’s Invention of the Year award in 2001. The institute also specializes in cancer, heart and diabetes issues and techniques, such as monitoring of cancer drug blood levels during chemotherapy. The institute is led by founder and chairman Dr. K.N. Matsumura. The Institute is affiliated with Network Oncologists.
Affordable Housing Associates 1250 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94702 From humble beginnings, this Berkeley non-profit developer has grown to a staff of 50 people dedicated to producing…More more low-income housing in the Bay Area. Affordable Housing uses award-winning architects, local workers, quality materials and green building methods to upgrade existing structures as well as build new ones. Visit its website for more information.
Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant 901 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA94710 This Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant opened in 1997, renovating an old warehouse with a large skeletal…More structure over the parking lot. It serves Pyramid microbrews, including draught pale ale, a nitrogen-dispensed beer that won Barley Corn's reader poll award for New Craft Beer of the Year; and India pale ale; along with large sandwiches, hamburgers and salads. The facility is able to accommodate large parties, buffet meals or sit-down dinners in private rooms for up to 200 people. The main dining floor has a range of open tables, semiprivate booths, bar seating as well as outdoor tables in a walled courtyard. There is a small shop next to the pay station that sells Pyramid merchandise such as bottled beer, Pyramid glassware and T-shirts.