As we dive into November, Ask wanted to take a moment and thank the East Bay Tech Community for honoring us as the winner of the 2012 2.Oak Innovator Awards in the Digital Technology Innovator category. 2.Oakland asked the local tech community to cast their votes and we have to say we were very pleased with the results. was recognized for our continued technology innovations, our investments in the community and for the countless jobs we’ve created. CTO Lisa Kavanaugh and Director of Engineering, Nan Guo attended the award ceremony to accept the award on behalf of all Askers. We take great pride in calling Oakland home and will continue to foster today’s growing tech community. We’re excited to see that the community appreciates our efforts so far but there’s more to come! We’re still growing and continuing to look for new team members right here in Oakland. Oakland has a very special place in our hearts and is honored to be a part of the community’s success.

- Suraya Akbarzad,