Written by Jordan Roberts | October 7, 2014

And the winner is...

The SXSW Eco Awards presented by PBS just wrapped up and we are excited to announce the winners from our SXSW Eco 2014 competitions! View the winners from each category below. Catch them at one of the after parties or in the hall tomorrow and say congratulations!


2014 Eco Awards Winners

Place By Design

Place By Design - Community Impact

  • Libros Libres (Dallas, U.S.)

Place By Design - Global Potential

  • Pavegen (London, U.K.)

Place By Design - Transformative Design sponsored by gb&d

  • +POOL (New York, United States)

Startup Showcase

Startup Showcase Greentech Category presented by HP

  • Pax Pure
  • Picasolar

Startup Showcase Cleanweb Category presented by Rackspace

  • Lagoon

Startup Showcase Social Impact Not-For-Profit Category presented by United Nations Foundation

  • Open Water Foundation

Startup Showcase Social Impact For-Profit Category presented by United Nations Foundation

  • Drinkwell

Hackathon Winner presented by World Wildlife Fund

  • Monarchy

Ping Pong Tournament presented by Zappos

  • Winner: Henrick Salinder
  • Runner Up: Matt Estrella

Climate Leadership Award Winners

  • Mike Martinez
  • Chris Riley

Congratulations to the winners! A big thank you to all our competition contestants, presenters and to PBS for hosting this wonderful ceremony!