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Hot 20 2011

Hot 20 2011: Ross Mirkarimi, District 5 supervisor and candidate for sheriff

The Law
Ross Mirkarimi, 50
District 5 supervisor and candidate for sheriff
Photographed by Robyn Twomey in Potrero Hill

Hot 20 2011: Emily Chang, Bloomberg West cohost

The Tech Sleuth
Emily Chang, 31
Bloomberg West cohost
Photographed by Chad Riley in the Bloomberg West studio

Hot 20 2011: Christine Schmidt, Yellow Owl Workshop founder

The Crafter
Christine Schmidt, 32
Yellow Owl Workshop founder
Photographed by Cody Pickens in Yellow Owl Workshop

Hot 20 2011: Maia Kayser, Rango animator

The Film Buff
Maia Kayser, 34
Rango animator

Photographed by Cody Pickens at Industrial Light & Magic

Hot 20 2011: Matt Cohen, Off the Grid owner and operator

The To-Go Man
Matt Cohen, 32
Off the Grid owner and operator
Photographed by John Lee at 5M Wednesday market

Hot 20 2011: Jane McGonigal, Social Chocolate cofounder and creative director

The Player
Jane McGonigal, 33
Social Chocolate cofounder and creative director
Photographed by Chad Riley at The Paramount

Hot 20 2011: Anthony Myint, restaurateur and Corey Lee, Benu chef-owner

The Tastemakers
Anthony Myint, 33, restaurateur and Corey Lee, 33, Benu chef-owner
Photographed by John Lee in Benu

Hot 20 2011: Minna Choi, Magik*Magik Orchestra founding creative director

The Maestro
Minna Choi, 30
Magik*Magik Orchestra founding creative director
Photographed by Robyn Twomey at Tiny Telephone

Hot 20 2011: Lauren Gunderson, playwright and Nathan Wolfe, epidemiologist

The Power Couple
Lauren Gunderson, 29, playwright and Nathan Wolfe, 41, epidemiologist
Photographed by Alex Farnum in Nob Hill

Hot 20 2011: Matthew Zapruder, Poet and 2011 Guggenheim fellow

The Mystery Man
Matthew Zapruder, 43
Poet and 2011 Guggenheim fellow
Photographed by Robyn Twomey in Chinatown

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