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Sharecare names Quest Diagnostics its preferred laboratory partner to advance digital health management

Industry: Health IT
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Buckhead

Sharecare, the digital health company that helps people manage all their health in one place, and Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX) have formed a collaboration designed to improve digital health and disease management for a range of health care consumers. Sharecare has named Quest its preferred laboratory partner for its comprehensive digital health platform. Sharecare and Quest Diagnostics also intend to jointly explore the development of disease management programs and other services to empower better health. In addition, Quest has made a strategic investment in Sharecare for an undisclosed sum with Goldman Sachs serving as Sharecare’s financial advisor.

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Hodges-Mace SVP of Sales, Ashley Ferguson, Recognized Among Top 20 Women in Benefits Advising for Leadership, Sales Performance and Mentoring

Industry: Health IT
Focus: General Business
Type: TAG
Location: Perimeter

Hodges-Mace, an innovator in benefit management software and services, announces Ashley Ferguson has been named a 2019 Top 20 Woman in Benefits Advising. Ashley joined the firm in 2017 as Senior Vice President of Sales where she manages the company’s entire sales team including three regional vice presidents, inside sales and the director of sales operations.

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Boston University and Sharecare to launch next-generation index this year to dynamically measure and improve well-being in America

Industry: Other
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Buckhead

The Boston University School of Public Health (SPH), one of the nation’s leading academic institutions, and Sharecare, the digital health company helping people manage all their health in one place, today announced a strategic partnership to build the most comprehensive and dynamic measure of well-being across the United States.

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Travel payments reach ‘tipping point’ as alternative methods surpass cards and cash

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Business
Type: TAG
Location: Greater Atlanta

The way people shop and pay for travel is changing according to ‘The Travel Payments Guide’, a new report from PPRO and Amadeus, charting the rise of alternative payment methods. The two companies have partnered to enable travel companies to accept high-growth alternative, local payments.

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Alight to acquire Hodges-Mace to enhance its health and voluntary benefit capabilities and expand suite of solutions for employers of all sizes

Industry: Health IT
Focus: General Business
Type: TAG
Location: Perimeter

Alight Solutions, a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth and human capital management and financial solutions, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hodges-Mace, a leading provider of employee benefits technology, voluntary benefits and custom enrollment services.

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PKM Partner David Wood Named Banking CPAs Member of the Year by Rainmaker Companies

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

Porter Keadle Moore (PKM), an accounting and advisory firm serving public and private organizations in the financial services, technology and small business industries, announced today that Partner David Wood has been named “Banking CPAs Member of the Year” at the recent 2019 Rainmaker SuperConference, an annual event celebrating accounting industry professionals, highlighting emerging trends and recognizing its leaders for their excellence through various industry awards. This award is designed to recognize the individual who displayed commitment to their clients and firm through their dedication, work and expertise specifically as a banking CPA.

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PDI Releases New C-Store Shopper Report on Customer Behaviors Crucial to Loyalty Program Success

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

PDI, a global company with leading enterprise software solutions serving the convenience retail, petroleum wholesale and logistics industries, has released a report that provides insights into c-store shoppers’ behaviors toward loyalty programs and recommends actionable strategies on how c-stores can improve their programs to attract new members and increase foot traffic.

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ConnexPay Receives Series A Funding of $7 Million

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Business
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

Rapid Customer Acquisition, Collaboration with Visa® and Marqeta Support Accelerated Growth for Innovative Payment Solution Provider

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Winners Announced for TAG Tenth Annual 2019 SSA Impact Awards

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ATLANTA – July 1, 2019 — TAG SSA, a society of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and Georgia’s premier organization for high-tech and software professionals, has announced the winners of the Tenth Annual TAG SSA Impact Awards. An Impact Awards ceremony was held June 27 at the Georgia Aquarium …

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