USGBC-Northern California Chapter and USGBC proudly present the Greenbuild kick-off event of the year, the Super Heroes Awards Gala on May 23rd.  This high-profile event is a part of the Road to Greenbuild , an initiative to build momentum and excitement around what is expected to be the largest Greenbuild in USGBC history.

The signature awards program honors outstanding innovators who are pushing the boundaries of the green building movement in Northern California. Join top regional leaders and visiting USGBC Executives to celebrate and be inspired, build connections, enjoy dinner and drinks, and support our shared goal of building and maintaining sustainable communities. 

Special Guests


Rick Fedrizzi
USGBC President, CEO and
Founding Chairman
Water Conservation Showcase 2010

David Gottfried
USGBC Founder &
Regenerative Ventures CEO

Green Building Super Heroes Awardees:

David Gottfried Special Achievement Award:

Green Groundbreaker Award:

  • Awardees to be announced at the event
Category Awards Finalists:

Outstanding Green Portfolio:

The Outstanding Green Portfolio Award honors a company or organization whose portfolio of owned, operated and/or occupied real estate space demonstrates exceptional leadership and innovation in the adoption of green building standards and practices.  The 2012 Portfolio Super Hero finalists are:

Outstanding Community Organization:

This award honors a non-profit organization that has demonstrated a profound impact on their community through their commitment to sustainability and social equity.  The 2012 Community Service Super Hero Finalists are:

Learn more about the category finalists >>

Category winners and honorary mention will be announced at the Gala.

Gala Schedule:

Suggested Attire: Cocktail or business

6:00PM - General Reception
6:45PM - Sit-Down Dinner
7:30PM - Awards Program

Event ends at 9:00PM

This exciting event is USGBC-NCC’s largest fundraiser of the year. Proceeds will go to support USGBC-NCC in its efforts to promote sustainable and socially responsible building practices through education, advocacy, motivation, and an impressive network of members.

GBSH 2010

David Gottfried presenting an award to
Architecture for Humanity,
2010 Super Heroes Gala


GBSH 2010

Honorable George P. Shultz, Keynote,
2010 Super Heroes Gala


U.S. Green Building Council -
North California Chapter

560 Mission St. Suite 900
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: (415) 659-9404