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Hot 20 2011

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

Hot 20 2011: Nadine Burke Harris, Center for Youth Wellness CEO and Bayview Child Health Center founding physician

The Healer
Nadine Burke Harris, 35
Center for Youth Wellness CEO and Bayview Child Health Center founding physician
Photographed by Robyn Twomey at Bayview Child Health Center

Hot 20 2011: Russ Angold and Nathan Harding, eLEGS inventors

The Miracle Workers
Russ Angold, 34, and Nathan Harding, 43
eLEGS inventors
Photographed by John Lee at Berkeley Bionics

Hot 20 2011 Readers' Choice: Beth Spotswood, Political satirist and SFGate columnist

[READERS' CHOICE]
The Funny Girl
Beth Spotswood, 33
Political satirist and SFGate columnist
Photographed by Alex Farnum in South Park

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