Silicon Valley Pig Jig

Thank you to our sponsors, partners, volunteers and attendees!

The Silicon Valley Pig Jig raised over $350K for NephCure Kidney International!

The second annual Silicon Valley Pig Jig which took place on Saturday, October 5th 2019 at Excite Ballpark was a huge success! Live music, line dancing, beer garden, craft vendors and kids zone kept attendees busy while corporate sponsors participated in a friendly amateur BBQ competition. All proceeds raised benefit NephCure Kidney International.


  • Andy Schatzman from Devcon Construction was this year’s Honorary Chairman
  • Over 1,500 attendees
  • 28 patient families attended – Two families from Chicago and one from Colorado Springs.
  • 28 teams participated in the BBQ competition
  • Approximately 150 volunteers to ensure that the event ran smoothly
  • Core committee of 22 dedicated volunteers
  • Live music from Haley & Michaels, Teddy Robb, Seaforth, Robert Counts and Chris Giles, COO of the Oakland A’s
  • Shopping from local artisan vendors
  • Local brews in the Beer Garden
  • Great family fun in the Kids Zone
  • Amazing support from our sponsors and in kind donors

2019 BBQ Results

The BBQ pit was a happening place on Saturday, October 5th as teams competed in a friendly BBQ competition. Team members, guests and VIP attendees were able to visit the pit and watch the teams in action.

Teams competed in four categories – tri-tip, ribs, wild card and overall. Entries were judged by a panel of California BBQ Association judges.

Overall Grand Champions

  • 1st place: Rosendin Electric
  • 2nd place: Veregy Consulting
  • 3rd place: Alpine Electronics
  • 4th place: Communication & Control
  • 5th place: Joseph J Albanese
Grand Champions 2019 – Rosendin Electric

Top Winners: Tri-tip

  • 1st place: Veregy Consulting
  • 2nd place: Preston Pipelines
  • 3rd place: Joseph J. Albanese
  • 4th place: Rosendin Electric
  • 5th place: Alpine Electronics
Veregy Consulting – Best Tri-Tip

Top Winners: Ribs

  • 1st place: Rosendin Electric with a perfect score of 180 points
  • 2nd place: Munne Pig Roasting Company
  • 3rd place: Veregy Consulting
  • 4th place: West Coast Sheet Metal
  • 5th place: Backyard Boys
Rosendin Electric – Best Ribs

Top Winners: Wildcard

  • 1st place: Joseph J Albanese 
  • 2nd place: Silicon Valley Mechanical
  • 3rd place: Environmental Systems Inc
  • 4th place: Communication & Control
  • 5th place: Frontier Ford
Joseph J. Albanese – Best WildCard

Best Tailgate – voted by Nephcure patients

  • 1st place: Elecor Electric – with a Game Day set including Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit
  • 2nd place: Cupertino Electric
  • 3rd place: Lee’s Imperial Welding
Elcor Electric – Best Tailgate


Mark your calendars

Saturday, October 3rd 2020 for next Silicon Valley Pig Jig!

Thank you to our generous 2019 partners and sponsors.


KRTYNephCure Kidney InternationalSan Jose Giants

Gold Sponsors



Silver Sponsors

Lee's Imperial Welding Devcon Green Leaf Logo (transparent)Star One Credit UnionRosendin V Logo_PMSGPR Ventures  AG_logo_sunnyvale_2C_Promo logo_no tag SprigTeamElenaBear SVPJ_AnonJJA_logo (3)CEI Words on Side EPS Elcor Linear LogoRedwood Electric Standard LogoChemoCentryx logo

Bronze Sponsors

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BBQ Booster Sponsors

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