TAG FinTech Calls for 2019 ADVANCE Awards Applications

Awards Highlight Benefits of Successful FinTech Implementations with Georgia Connections

ATLANTA (Dec.4, 2019) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s foremost association devoted to the advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced the launch of the 2019 TAG FinTech ADVANCE Awards, which honor successful implementations of technology in FinTech.

TAG FinTech ADVANCE Award winners are made up of companies and technology which are in production, bringing measurable results and generally advancing the financial industry through the use of technology. Winners are also expected to show a connection to Georgia, such as a corporate presence in the state, strategic partners, customers, board members or other relationships that have helped the company to prosper. There is no charge to enter.

TAG FinTech ADVANCE Award winners will be prominently featured at FinTech South 2019, which will be held at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium April 22-23, 2019. Companies or their partners can nominate successful FinTech utilizations now at www.tagonline.org/tag-fintech-advance-awards until January 30, 2019.

“Innovation in FinTech is only as effective as its reach within the industry. ADVANCE Award winners are those companies that have the scale, discipline and capability to bring new technologies to market,” said Sean Banks, TAG FinTech Society chair and Partner of TTV Capital.

For more information on the awards, contact Scott Mills at scott@williammills.com or call 678-781-7201.

About TAG FinTech

TAG FinTech was founded in 2010 to address the specific needs of companies, individuals and investors serving the financial industry both domestically and abroad. Financial technology or FinTech encompasses products, solutions, services and information providers, which drive decisions, process payments and facilitate transactions for financial institutions. TAG FinTech’s mission is to build recognition of Georgia as the hub of choice for the world’s leading financial technolog providers with the goal of accelerating the accumulation of capital by its members. For more information about TAG FinTech, visit http://www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/fintech/.

About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 30,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia, and Savannah. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.

Georgia FinTech Website

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) has launched a new interactive website highlighting Georgia’s thriving FinTech ecosystem. The website georgiafintech.org spotlights one of Georgia’s hottest tech sectors, providing a detailed look at the more than 120 public and private organizations that comprise the Georgia FinTech community, along with detailed data on the size and scope of the economic infrastructure that makes the state’s FinTech ecosystem a global leader.

Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.

For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org or TAG’s community website at http://www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.

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Media Contact:

Julie Bryant Fisher

julie@tagonline.org

Technology Association of Georgia

(404) 920-2023

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