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Three Atlanta Tech Founders Share Entrepreneurial Road to Success

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, January 16, 2017 – MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta will kick off its 2017 Entrepreneurial Journey series by hosting a panel of three local founders on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Click here to register. Moderated by Eric Holtzclaw, entrepreneurial coach, company strategist, and Biz1190 radio host, the event features …

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Alive Studios Poised to Bring Augmented Reality into Early Education Worldwide

Industry: Digital Media/Entertainment
Focus: Education/STEM
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA– January 17, 2017– Alive Studios is an early education software developer based in the Atlanta area with a line of classroom solutions that helps early learners become proficient in reading (English) and math using hands-on augmented technology. The Learning live Plus Suite is the company’s bundled solution for …

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Virtual Citadel is hosting ‘Technology for policing in 21st century’ seminar at Georgia Municipal Association’s 2017 Mayor’s Day Event on January 22, 2017

Industry: Other
Focus: Gov't/Politics
Location: Southside

COLLEGE PARK, GA– January 17, 2017– Virtual Citadel is a platinum sponsor of Georgia Municipal Association’s 2017 Mayor’s Day Conference taking place from January 20 till January 23, 2017. Please, join us for a Virtual Citadel presentation during District 3 Session. This 30-minute session will cover how the freedom of …

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Stratix Honored as a Top Mobility Provider for the Food Industry

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Gwinnett

NORCROSS, GA — January 16, 2017– Stratix, the leading provider of end-to-end managed mobile services, has been named by Food Logistics to the 13th annual FL 100+ Top Software and Tech Providers List. The honor highlights Stratix’s commitment to working with enterprises across multiple industries, including key food and beverage customers, to leverage …

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Metro Atlanta Among 2017 Top 10 Best Metro Areas for STEM

Industry: Other
Focus: Education/STEM
Location: Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA– January 16, 2017– Personal finance website WalletHub recently unveiled its list of 2017’s Best & Worst Metro Areas for STEM( Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Professionals and Atlanta made the top ten. The site compared the 100 largest metro areas across 17 key metrics to identify the best …

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PGi Enters into Agreement to Acquire Cloud Communications Provider ReadyTalk

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Buckhead

  ATLANTA, GA— January 16, 2017 — PGi, the world’s largest dedicated provider of collaboration software and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Denver-based ReadyTalk, a leading provider of cloud communications services, including audio, web and video conferencing, and self-service and managed webinar solutions. …

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UGA Launches Unique MBA-Engineering Dual Degree Program

Industry: Other
Focus: Education/STEM
Type: Education/Institution
Location: Athens

    ATHENS, GA.— January 16, 2017— The University of Georgia is launching a new dual degree program that will allow students to earn a bachelor’s degree in engineering and an MBA within five years. The program, offered through the university’s Terry College of Business and its College of Engineering, …

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Mayor Kasim Reed, 10 corporations, Georgia Tech launch Engage, an Accelerator Program and Venture Fund

Industry: Other
Focus: Startups
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA — January 13, 2017– Mayor Kasim Reed, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the CEOs of 10 of Atlanta’s leading corporations jointly announced the launch of Engage, a mentorship-driven accelerator program and venture fund. The Atlanta-based Engage accelerator is open to startups across the country, with a focus …

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Sysnet Global Solutions to create more than 500 jobs in DeKalb County

Industry: Information Security
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Dekalb

ATLANTA, GA– January 13, 2017– Gov. Nathan Deal announced that Ireland-based Sysnet Global Solutions, a leading provider of cybersecurity and compliance solutions to the payments industry, will create more than 500 jobs and invest $2 million in a DeKalb County contact center. “Georgia has become an established hub for the …

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Mosley Ventures gets $3.25M from Invest Georgia

Industry: Other
Focus: Funding/Investment
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Midtown Atlanta

  ATLANTA, GA– January 12, 2017– Mosley Ventures has received a $3.25 million investment from Invest Georgia, the state’s endeavor into venture capital. The General Assembly created Invest Georgia back in 2013, an initiative of Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, to boost investment in Georgia-based growth and early-stage companies. Mosley Ventures …

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