As the face of innovation in Georgia is ever evolving and changing, it is essential that we highlight and support diversity and inclusion efforts in our technology ecosystem.
TAG HR & Diversity recently held its 7th annual Diversity Awards at the Morehouse School of Medicine, honoring 26 gamechangers across a variety of industry sectors, including Health IT, FinTech, Media & Entertainment Tech, and Community. Among the luminaries recognized was Lonnie G. Johnson, the engineer/inventor behind one of the nation’s most popular toys, the SuperSoaker water gun; and the CEO of Johnson Battery Technologies.
Carolyn Pounders of Urban Geekz reviews the ceremony and its importance. You can read the full story here: https://urbangeekz.com/2017/07/trailblazers-honored-at-atlantas-annual-diversity-awards/