A pillar of the 181 Fremont Residences is its commitment to its vibrant neighborhood. In 2019, the 181 Fremont Philanthropy Awards were established to shine a light on the leadership and organizations striving to make San Francisco and the Bay Area a better place for all who live there. Quarterly receptions honor an array of change-making organizations that include Illuminate, One Mind, the San Francisco Rock Project, and more, with a special focus on the arts.


Jay Paul Company is one of the foremost real estate development and investment firms in California, distinguished by over 13 million square feet of trophy caliber projects in their portfolio since 1975.  Jay Paul developments bear signature features including striking, award-winning architecture and state-of-the-art sustainable design in unsurpassed locations.  Its modern, inspired campuses and towers provide the most advanced workplace environments for the world’s leading technology companies including Amazon, Apple, Comcast, Instagram, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Northrop Grumman.  181 Fremont has been named one of the world’s best high-rises by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.


Heller Manus Architects has a philosophy based on innovative design, grounded in a respect for continuity and context, particularly in the urban setting. Their designs express not only a functional purpose, but also physical and social context, thereby ensuring quality and relevance for generations to come. The company’s portfolio includes a variety of project types ranging from master plans to in-fill buildings, high-rise office towers and transportation facilities to historic and civic renovations.


San Francisco-based Orlando Diaz-Azcuy, a master
of the home interior, is one of the world’s most respected and prolific designers. Elegantly composed interiors located in far-flung locales around the globe speak to the universality of his spare, intelligent, and disciplined touch. His interiors combine a modernist approach of architecturally clean lines and urbane sensibility, with smart flashes of bold color
or a pedigreed period statement piece to balance a curated look.

Regarded by professionals as a “dean of interior design” and a pioneer of minimalist design since the early 1980s, Diaz-Azcuy has been an epic influence to all those interested in interior architecture and design.


From project inception to building sellout, Compass Development partners with the world’s most forward- thinking developers and innovative architects through the lifespan of a project. Leveraging tenured expertise and the industry’s most powerful technological resources, Compass provides strategic advice for record-breaking results.

The company offers a comprehensive range of developer services, including research and analysis, planning and design, marketing and sales for luxury real estate. With nationwide representation in over 30 Compass offices, Compass Development empowers residential developers with an unparalleled sales footprint in the United States.


Hornberger + Worstell is a San Francisco-based architecture and planning firm recognized for its distinctive, award-winning urban hotel, destination resort, and luxury residential designs. Serving as Project Interiors Architect for 181 Fremont Residences, Hornberger + Worstell, in collaboration with ODADA, has planned, documented and is overseeing the construction of the residences.


Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants, and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Founded in 1946 with an initial focus on structural engineering, Arup first came to the world’s attention with the structural design of the Sydney Opera House, followed by its work on the Centre Pompidou in Paris. Arup has since grown into a truly multidisciplinary organization.


Level 10 Construction is a full-service general contractor with offices in Sunnyvale, San Francisco, and San Diego. Level 10 is focused on providing innovative facilities to the corporate/commercial, advanced technology, biotechnology/life sciences, education, entertainment, healthcare, and multi-family housing/mixed-use markets.