Atlanta, GA- (April 12, 2016) – The TAG Southeastern Software Association (TAG SSA), today announced the finalists for their 7th Annual Impact Awards, taking place at the Hyatt Regency Suites Atlanta Northwest in Marietta on April 28, 2016. Along with celebrating innovators in the software industry, the event will feature a panel discussion focused on the major impact of software on the growth of Atlanta’s tech ecosystem. John Yates of Morris, Manning, and Martin will serve as the moderator. Panelists include:
- Dennis Hayes –Founder and Former CEO of Hayes Microcomputers Products
- Harvey Shuster – Former CFO at Peachtree Software and Senior Executive of Multiple Software Companies
- Marie Gunn – Former Senior Executive at Brightree and Multiple Software Companies
- Don House – Former Senior Executive at MSA and CEO/Founder of Multiple Software Companies
Each year the SSA Impact Awards recognize companies and their teams who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in bringing new technology solutions to the market. The winners have built outstanding software solutions that deliver a significantly positive impact on both their customers and business community. This year’s finalists are:
Technology Solutions Provider
Independent Software Vendor
Internal Software Development Group
- Georgia Department of Labor
- LeasePlan USA Inc.
- Purchasing Power
- PRGX Global, Inc.
- The Clean Air Campaign
SSA Standout: Mobile Health
The event will be hosted at the Hyatt Regency Suites Atlanta Northwest, 2999 Windy Hill Rd SE, Marietta, GA 30067, on Thursday April 28 from 6:00-9:00pm. Cost: $75 for TAG Members; $95 for non-members. The 7th Annual Impact Awards is made possible by our sponsoring companies: Cherry Bekaert, QTS, and TriNet.
About TAG Southeastern Software Association (TAG SSA)
The mission of the Southeastern Software Association is to be the leading resource for software and information technology executives and professionals to connect and develop business opportunities. We strive to be the catalyst that helps to drive economic growth of the software and information technology industry by attracting and supporting the advancement of innovative companies, talent and capital in the region. We provide our members with superior networking, personal, professional and business development opportunities by connecting industry leaders, innovators and professionals throughout Georgia and the Southeast.
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, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.
The association provides networking and educational programs; celebrates Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. TAG hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies. For more information visit the TAG website at http://www.tagonline.org/.